Monthly Archives: October 2010

10 Daily Show vids Comedy Central is afraid to show you (a Film Vault Friday special)

October 29th, 2010 | by Sharilyn Johnson

Be afraid, nation: there’s something Comedy Central doesn’t want you to see.

Well, more like something Comedy Central can’t be bothered to show you. But in honor of this weekend’s Rally to Restore Sanity and March to Keep Fear Alive, let’s pretend this is a conspiracy theory orchestrated by the monolithic Viacom to prevent us from experiencing maximum joy.

When was launched three years ago, it was proclaimed to feature the “entire video history” of the show. Despite housing tens of thousands of videos from the show’s history, there are some fleeting Stewart, Colbert & Co. gems that became the victim of the splicing and dicing.

Here are the 10 best oddities left on the server room floor:

Rob Delaney’s Vice

October 22nd, 2010 | by Sharilyn Johnson

Of the five Ws of journalism, it’s the “why” that’s always drawn me to comedy and comedians. I’m not talking

See see ehs!

October 19th, 2010 | by Sharilyn Johnson

Oh, how I wish the Canadian Comedy Awards (CCAs) happened in Toronto every year. Indeed, it’s a rotating affair, said

Oh, Canada!

October 15th, 2010 | by Sharilyn Johnson

For those lucky enough to live in the center of the universe (aka Toronto), you already know that this weekend

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