Tag: Comedy

Classic Movie Monday: Ghostbusters

This August marks the 30th Anniversary of one of the most beloved action-comedy films of all time: “Ghostbusters”! This pioneer movie of the supernatural-comedy niche genre was released in 1984 to an ecstatic audience and single-handedly became the pinnacle of pop culture and essentially the entire childhood of anyone who grew up in the 80’s, right up there… Read More

#WomanCrushWednesday: A Special Salute To Bossypants Tina Fey

It’s safe to say that Tina Fey is one of the most perfect human beings ever created.   For starters, she is an absolutely hilarious comedian, Emmy award-winning writer, actor, and mother of two. Besides that, she is just cool. Fey gets it. She is a strong, confident, honest, female role model and the person… Read More

#WomanCrushWednesday: Ellen Degeneres

This week’s woman crush is a universally adored comedian and TV personality who is so distinguished, we all know her by just her first name: Ellen. Ellen is not only a hilarious female comedian, breaking the false stereotype that women are not funny, she is an activist and a perfect model of a celebrity who creates… Read More

Classic Movie Monday: The First Wives Club

“First Wives Club” is one of the best revenge-fantasy/comedy movies of the 90’s.  True, this type of film is a rarity, but the 1996 movie, directed by Hugh Wilson and based on the novel written by Olivia Goldsmith, is a shining beacon of female triumph and an ode to the bond all women have experienced: sisterhood.  … Read More

Mark Your Calendar: Orange is the New Black

Get ready for season two of the Netflix original series, “Orange is the New Black”! This brand new dramatic comedy series based on the true story of Piper Kernan’s year spent in prison is one that you will not want to miss. Not only is “Orange is the New Black” an extremely unique and compelling show, it also… Read More

Comedy Highlight: “The Beygency”

“Who run the world?” Evidently the answer is Beyonce, the “Queen Bey” herself. The writers on “Saturday Night Live” clearly understand Beyonce’s reign; they devoted an entire hilarious sketch to the beautiful and multi-talented Queen Bey.   Writer Lauren Duca of the Huffington Post claims that “The Beygency” is “the best ‘SNL’ skit of all time.” This may be a bit… Read More

How Do Late Night’s Hosts Stack Up?

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  Recently, it seems as though the old players in the late night comedy field are tapping out to make way for a younger, fresh-legged, fresh-comedy, A-Team. As the battle between late night comedians rages on, we cannot help but wonder who is winning the war? How do these charismatic super-hosts compare on the ultimate scale of late… Read More

Ivan Reitman Not Directing Ghostbusters 3

  Fans of the 1980’s comedy franchise may be disappointed to hear that the director of the previous two “Ghostbusters” will not be returning for a third installment. Ivan Reitman has directed many successful comedies, including “Stripes” and “Meatballs,” but none have quite lived up to the “Ghostbusters” films, particularly the first one.   Reitman… Read More