The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The USWhile traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.
NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' Hires a Black Woman NBC's comic institution "Saturday Night Live," criticized recently for a lack of diversity, said on Monday that it was adding a black woman to its repertory cast when new episodes start again later this month.
Carol Burnett Receives America's Top Humor Prize in D.C.Trailblazing comedienne Carol Burnett received the nation's top humor prize at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday.
Comedy Giants Contend For Emmys: Which Actors Will Bring Home The Win?The comedy categories in this year's prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy - do you agree?
Jerry O’Connell Gets Skimpy On “We Are Men”Jerry O’Connell got a surprise when he saw part of his character’s wardrobe in the new CBS comedy “We Are Men.”
Best Late-Night Activities Beyond Bars In The DC AreaCheck out this list of the best late-night activities beyond bars in the DC area and shake up your regular plans tonight.
Amateur Night: Best Places To Take The Stage In Washington DCThink you have what it takes to stand in front of a crowd and share your talents? Check out one of these best places to take the stage in DC and be prepared to wow the crowds.
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Obama Cracks Wise About Economy, Golfing At Annual Gridiron DinnerPresident Barack Obama blamed the budget battle if his jokes fell flat at Saturday night's Gridiron dinner: "My joke writers have been placed on furlough."
Obama To Try Out Comedy Routine At Gridiron Club DinnerPresident Barack Obama will unleash his inner funnyman when he joins political leaders and foes, journalists who cover them and media executives for a night of bipartisan satire at the 128th annual Gridiron Club and Foundation dinner.
Best Local Standup Comics And Comedians In Washington DCRichard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, George Carlin, they all got their start somewhere. With rising stars like Jay Pharoah coming out of the D.C. comedy scene, there has been an uptick of interest in comedy in the area. Here are some of the funniest people in the DMV.