Rory Scovel off-the-cuff comedy gets hearty laughs; Garofalo struggles
The Seattle Times (blog)
The opening bit got a huge laugh and Scovel chastised those in the crowd unwilling to admit it. “I'm tired of the cowardice in the room and in this country,” Scovel chided. Scovel followed with a solid set of off-the-cuff observations that kept the ...


Woody Allen Magic in the Moonlight falls short of gags and direction, writes ...
The Daily Telegraph
WOODY Allen's strict policy of delivering a film a year was a marvellous thing back in the '80s when he was incapable of putting a foot wrong. These days, he's sticking to the schedule when often he should be lavishing extra time on his scripts ...


Karthik case: court gags 12 news outlets, complainant
Hindustan Times
The court's gag order includes news outlets Suvarna News 24x7, Kasthuri Kannada News, Udaya TV, Janashri Kannada News, Public TV, ETV Kannada, Samaya TV, Times Group (publisher of the Times of India and Vijaya Karnataka), The Printers Mysore ...


Just Jared

Amanda Seyfried & Jennifer Carpenter Share Lots of Laughs on Their Coffee Date
Just Jared
“Biggest laugh of the day goes to @kimcarpenterdc. My Sister, on marriage: 'Nothing should be more than a pinky-swear.' 👏👏👏” Jennifer tweeted the day before. LOL! Jennifer and Amanda starred in the 2012 film Gone together and have been friends since!


Phineas and Ferb Star Wars: Top 5 Gags
Dork Side of the Force
What do you get when you combine Star Wars, the greatest film series of all time (you heard me Star Trek, Godfather, Indiana Jones, and Lord of the Rings), and some of the funniest, most creative cartoon writers of this generation? You get the 50 ...


The Guardian

Paddy Power laughs off 20% fall in profits
The Guardian
The Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has attempted to laugh off its misfortunes in the first half of the year when a run of punter-friendly football results "proved costlier than John Cleese's divorce payments". After announcing that profits dropped by 20 ...

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Tsvangirai gags top lieutenants
NewsDay
The gag order was reportedly issued on Tuesday during a tense meeting at the party headquarters following leaks of sensitive party information, especially on the proposed constitutional amendments. “The president [Tsvangirai] called both Mwonzora and ...
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Mariah Carey slaps gag order on Nick Cannon
San Jose Mercury News
Nick Cannon isn supposed to be talking about his split with Mariah Carey. But he did, and she's not happy. TMZ reports that a provision in the divorce settlement hammered out between the pair's lawyers spells out that Cannon could suffer "serious ...


The Guardian

Robin Williams's best-loved gags
The Guardian
Robin Williams as a bobsleigher during his Winter Olympics skit on Saturday Night Live in 1984. Photograph: NBC via Getty Images. • "Do you think God gets stoned? I think so … look at the platypus." • "In England, if you commit a crime, the police don ...


Toronto Sun

'Traumatized' senior sues 'Just for Laughs Gags,' over dropped baby stunt
Toronto Sun
The Just for Laughs Gags show could face a lawsuit from a Montreal-area senior for a dropped baby stunt that she says left her traumatized. The show recently played a trick on an 83-year-old woman at a shopping centre in Beloeil, Que., on Montreal's ...
Woman traumatized by Just for Laughs gagCJAD