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#Comedy

# comedy - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Star Wars fans really aren't happy with Amy Schumer's provocative GQ photo shoot
# War Of Words
From The Daily Edge
# War Of Words

Star Wars fans really aren't happy with Amy Schumer's provocative GQ photo shoot

Jul 18th 2015, 8:46 AM 8,191 Views 1 Comment

The studio has even come out to say they had nothing to do with it.

# comedy - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

This Irish version of Pingu will make you howl with laughter
# Christ Lad
From The Daily Edge
# Christ Lad

This Irish version of Pingu will make you howl with laughter

Jul 14th 2015, 7:13 PM 10,635 Views 1 Comment

*applause*

# comedy - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Saudi comedian gets death threats and huge ratings for TV show that mocks ISIS
# A Hit Is A Hit
From TheJournal.ie
# A Hit Is A Hit

Saudi comedian gets death threats and huge ratings for TV show that mocks ISIS

Jul 8th 2015, 8:47 PM 73,114 Views 30 Comments

Selfie might be the darkest comedy on TV in the world today.

# comedy - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Amy Schumer has apologised for this 'racist' joke from two years ago
# Controversy
From The Daily Edge
# Controversy

Amy Schumer has apologised for this 'racist' joke from two years ago

Jul 7th 2015, 5:06 PM 6,211 Views 5 Comments

The comedian posted a note to social media explaining her position.

# comedy - Friday 19 June, 2015

The Hardy Bucks is coming back - with some familiar faces from Fair City and Love/Hate
# Sky Boys
From TheJournal.ie
# Sky Boys

The Hardy Bucks is coming back - with some familiar faces from Fair City and Love/Hate

Jun 19th 2015, 12:07 PM 19,102 Views 11 Comments

The boys are going to be involved in “a Mayo love triangle”.

# comedy - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Jerry Seinfeld said comedy has become too 'politically correct' and ruffled a few feathers
# Pc Gone Mad
From The Daily Edge
# Pc Gone Mad

Jerry Seinfeld said comedy has become too 'politically correct' and ruffled a few feathers

Jun 10th 2015, 6:00 PM 3,619 Views 5 Comments

PC gone mad, he says.

# comedy - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

We asked the Vodafone Comedy Festival booker about the number of female acts on its line-up
# Comedy
From The Daily Edge
# Comedy

We asked the Vodafone Comedy Festival booker about the number of female acts on its line-up

Jun 9th 2015, 8:43 PM 4,275 Views 7 Comments

“I am constantly thinking about balance. Gender balance is important.”

# comedy - Sunday 31 May, 2015

The internet just keeps getting weirder... check out this story of a girl and her schoolbag
# JansportDate
From TheJournal.ie
# JansportDate

The internet just keeps getting weirder... check out this story of a girl and her schoolbag

May 31st 2015, 10:30 AM 30,750 Views 97 Comments

Meet Genevieve and her Jansport.

# comedy - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

The BBC has axed Never Mind the Buzzcocks after 18 years on TV
# Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
From TheJournal.ie
# Joke Isn't Funny Anymore

The BBC has axed Never Mind the Buzzcocks after 18 years on TV

May 26th 2015, 1:53 PM 16,849 Views 46 Comments

Some suggested it was past its prime.

# comedy - Monday 25 May, 2015

Actress and mother of Ben Stiller, Anne Meara, dies aged 85
# RIP
From TheJournal.ie
# RIP

Actress and mother of Ben Stiller, Anne Meara, dies aged 85

May 25th 2015, 10:54 AM 20,449 Views 10 Comments

She passed away on Saturday, the cause of death has not been confirmed.

# comedy - Thursday 21 May, 2015

David Letterman officially retired last night, and got all his celeb mates to make fun of him
# Top Ten
From The Daily Edge
# Top Ten

David Letterman officially retired last night, and got all his celeb mates to make fun of him

May 21st 2015, 9:34 AM 4,112 Views 1 Comment

Tina Fey, Jim Carrey, Jerry Seinfeld… Literally everyone who has ever been famous for being funny.

Melissa McCarthy brilliantly confronted a reviewer who said she looked 'hideous'
# Call Out
From The Daily Edge
# Call Out

Melissa McCarthy brilliantly confronted a reviewer who said she looked 'hideous'

May 21st 2015, 7:35 AM 6,438 Views 1 Comment

“Would you do that to a man? If John C Reilly played a really broken-down character and looked terrible?”

# comedy - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Cork comedian Maeve Higgins appears on cult US show
# Inside Amy Schumer
From TheJournal.ie
# Inside Amy Schumer

Cork comedian Maeve Higgins appears on cult US show

May 20th 2015, 9:28 PM 32,061 Views 33 Comments

Higgins popped up in a sketch on Amy Schumer’s TV show last night.

Cork comedian Maeve Higgins popped up on Amy Schumer's TV show last night
# Inside Amy Schumer
From The Daily Edge
# Inside Amy Schumer

Cork comedian Maeve Higgins popped up on Amy Schumer's TV show last night

May 20th 2015, 11:50 AM 5,383 Views 2 Comments

G’wan Meave!

# comedy - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Here's why Amy Schumer should be your new favourite comedian
# Inside Amy Schumer
From The Daily Edge
# Inside Amy Schumer

Here's why Amy Schumer should be your new favourite comedian

May 14th 2015, 9:00 PM 5,028 Views 6 Comments

Meet the woman behind ALL those great sketches you’re seeing lately.

# comedy - Monday 27 April, 2015

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE
# Feck It Anyway
From TheJournal.ie
# Feck It Anyway

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE

Apr 27th 2015, 11:40 AM 42,006 Views 52 Comments

Graham Linehan has had a massive pop at the national broadcaster on Twitter…

RTÉ has responded to Graham Linehan's Twitter assault
# Handbags
From The Daily Edge
# Handbags

RTÉ has responded to Graham Linehan's Twitter assault

Apr 27th 2015, 11:01 AM 7,224 Views 8 Comments

The Father Ted writer called the broadcaster “a joke”.

# comedy - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

"Stand-up is king - nothing comes close to it" - a quick chat with comedian Alison Spittle
# Funny Ha Ha
From TheJournal.ie
# Funny Ha Ha

"Stand-up is king - nothing comes close to it" - a quick chat with comedian Alison Spittle

Apr 8th 2015, 4:03 PM 6,060 Views 0 Comments

On dream gigs, comedy moving online and how the audience is a little like a family with an PlayStation…

The Interview has been parachuted into North Korea
# Hollywood
From TheJournal.ie
# Hollywood

The Interview has been parachuted into North Korea

Apr 8th 2015, 8:15 AM 16,251 Views 28 Comments

Kim Jong-Un probably isn’t a fan of Seth Rogen.

# comedy - Friday 6 March, 2015

Here's why you should binge-watch Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt this weekend
# Stream Me
From The Daily Edge
# Stream Me

Here's why you should binge-watch Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt this weekend

Mar 6th 2015, 10:03 AM 3,642 Views 1 Comment

Written by Tina Fey, the comedy is streaming on Netflix from today.

# comedy - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Emails from annoyed viewers abroad led to RTÉ's new international player
# Airin Go Brea
From TheJournal.ie
# Airin Go Brea

Emails from annoyed viewers abroad led to RTÉ's new international player

Mar 4th 2015, 7:30 PM 28,194 Views 36 Comments

The RTÉ fans wanted to know why they couldn’t watch their favourite shows on the existing player.

# comedy - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Take a break - and watch Dermot Morgan's spot-on impressions of Dunphy, Michael Noonan and Michael D
# Anniversary
From TheJournal.ie
# Anniversary

Take a break - and watch Dermot Morgan's spot-on impressions of Dunphy, Michael Noonan and Michael D

Feb 28th 2015, 1:15 PM 41,175 Views 49 Comments

Some of Morgan’s comedy still remains remarkably topical – 17 years after his death.

# comedy - Monday 23 February, 2015

People are very mad that Joan Rivers was left off the Oscars In Memoriam reel
# Tribute
From The Daily Edge
# Tribute

People are very mad that Joan Rivers was left off the Oscars In Memoriam reel

Feb 23rd 2015, 7:32 AM 2,465 Views 4 Comments

The comedian, who was long associated with the Oscars red carpet, died in September of last year.

# comedy - Friday 20 February, 2015

The final ever episode of Two and a Half Men aired and it was bonkers
# End Of An Era
From The Daily Edge
# End Of An Era

The final ever episode of Two and a Half Men aired and it was bonkers

Feb 20th 2015, 4:06 PM 8,234 Views 2 Comments

Even more so than you would expect.

Parks & Rec writer and creator of 'humblebrag' Harris Wittels dies of suspected overdose
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Parks & Rec writer and creator of 'humblebrag' Harris Wittels dies of suspected overdose

Feb 20th 2015, 11:21 AM 4,379 Views 1 Comment

The 30-year-old passed away yesterday.

# comedy - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

My six days working as a clown at a refugee camp in Rwanda
# Comic Relief
From TheJournal.ie
# Comic Relief

My six days working as a clown at a refugee camp in Rwanda

Feb 11th 2015, 5:20 PM 120 Views 15 Comments

It doesn’t matter where in the world they are, all children need excitement, fun and laughter.

# comedy - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

9 reasons why Louis CK is the greatest thing in comedy
# Special
From The Daily Edge
# Special

9 reasons why Louis CK is the greatest thing in comedy

Jan 27th 2015, 4:12 PM 4,104 Views 1 Comment

His latest comedy special is set to drop today on his website.

# comedy - Thursday 22 January, 2015

The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad
# The Walshes
From The Daily Edge
# The Walshes

The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad

Jan 22nd 2015, 2:47 PM 6,418 Views 6 Comments

The BBC decided to axe the show after only three episodes.

# comedy - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe is about to be your new favourite show - here's why
# Catastrophe
From The Daily Edge
# Catastrophe

Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe is about to be your new favourite show - here's why

Jan 20th 2015, 11:33 AM 6,653 Views 1 Comment

Get ready to hit “series record”.

# comedy - Monday 19 January, 2015

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom?
# Hungry
From TheJournal.ie
# Hungry

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom?

Jan 19th 2015, 1:00 PM 354 Views 105 Comments

The Famine itself wasn’t funny, but a comedy based in that era might be.

# comedy - Saturday 17 January, 2015

8 hilarious stand-up comedy specials you can watch on Netflix Ireland
# Laugh A Minute
From The Daily Edge
# Laugh A Minute

8 hilarious stand-up comedy specials you can watch on Netflix Ireland

Jan 17th 2015, 8:15 PM 37,053 Views 39 Comments

Get thee to Netflix, comedy fans.

No joke, a group called CRAIC protested in London today against C4's Famine sitcom
# Delicious Irony
From TheJournal.ie
# Delicious Irony

No joke, a group called CRAIC protested in London today against C4's Famine sitcom

Jan 17th 2015, 2:38 PM 20,175 Views 142 Comments

Only a handful turned up outside Channel 4 mind.

# comedy - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Heavily pregnant Irish woman does stand up comedy and completely rocks it
# Eggo Is Preggo
From The Daily Edge
# Eggo Is Preggo

Heavily pregnant Irish woman does stand up comedy and completely rocks it

Jan 15th 2015, 2:00 PM 3,387 Views 1 Comment

The miracle of life makes great comedy, as it turns out.

# comedy - Friday 2 January, 2015

Channel 4's proposed sitcom about The Famine called 'insulting' and 'ignorant'
# Hungry
From The Daily Edge
# Hungry

Channel 4's proposed sitcom about The Famine called 'insulting' and 'ignorant'

Jan 2nd 2015, 10:28 AM 35,772 Views 224 Comments

But the Irish-produced series – called Hungry – has been defended by other comedians.

# comedy - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Tommy Tiernan recalls the time he got the Roy Keane 'scowl'
# Anecdote
# Anecdote

Tommy Tiernan recalls the time he got the Roy Keane 'scowl'

Nov 29th 2014, 12:05 AM 14,015 Views 3 Comments

The Irish comedian once suffered the wrath of the Ireland assistant boss.

# comedy - Friday 21 November, 2014

The Savage Eye's 'foul mouthed children' did not break broadcasting rules
# Bai
From TheJournal.ie
# Bai

The Savage Eye's 'foul mouthed children' did not break broadcasting rules

Nov 21st 2014, 7:00 AM 15,580 Views 55 Comments

One complainant said the series should be called ‘The Savage Mouth’.

# comedy - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Arsenal stars' fake family members star in strange but funny mockumentary
# Comedy
# Comedy

Arsenal stars' fake family members star in strange but funny mockumentary

Nov 20th 2014, 9:10 AM 2,775 Views 1 Comment

Meet Darren Oxlade-Chamberlain, Kenny Wilshere and Trudy Mertesacker.

# comedy - Friday 7 November, 2014

The internet just got obsessed with this insane 12-minute sitcom parody
# Too Many Cooks
From The Daily Edge
# Too Many Cooks

The internet just got obsessed with this insane 12-minute sitcom parody

Nov 7th 2014, 4:42 PM 3,855 Views 8 Comments

Too many cooks (too many cooks) / Too many cooks (too many cooks) ~repeat forever~

Who is Dapper Laughs, and why are so many people angry with him?
# Bantz
From The Daily Edge
# Bantz

Who is Dapper Laughs, and why are so many people angry with him?

Nov 7th 2014, 12:48 PM 42,883 Views 104 Comments

Everything you need to know, and some you don’t want to.

# comedy - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

This is why so many A-listers want to appear on Funny or Die
# Public Image
From TheJournal.ie
# Public Image

This is why so many A-listers want to appear on Funny or Die

Nov 5th 2014, 3:03 PM 10,706 Views 1 Comment

Funny or Die CEO Dick Glover explains how it manages to get so many comedians, actors and public figures to appear on its comedy videos.