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  • Raptors for Jesus

     
    By Megan Crepeau Nope, it's not the Pitchfork festival's hottest breakout star, it's a real, live Super PAC: Back in April, Stephen Colbert announced a new form of campaign finance reform satire -- DIY mockery of the Super PAC system.......
  • #MuslimRage met with Muslim satire

     
    The aggressive headline advertised the cover article by author Ayaan Hirsi Ali, itself a subject of furious debate over her take on Islam, extremism and free speech. Hirsi Ali, a Somali woman who fled an arranged marriage and became a forceful critic of...
  • 'Kony 2012' makers launch new video aimed at African warlord

     
    Invisible Children has a new video about African warlord Joseph Kony six months after Jason Russell, one of the group's leaders, had a very public meltdown....
  • Hobbit or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, Sean Astin is all in

     
    It’s almost hard to believe that the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise has been around as long as it has. In 1984, when the Turtles had their birth in what was intended to be a one-off comic book satirizing popular comic-book tropes of the day,...
  • “Reality Show” brings Adam Rifkin’s dark, satirical vision to Showtime

     
    Reality Show may be completely fictional, but Adam Rifkin would wager that it contains more truth than an actual, um, reality show. The writer/producer/director/star (no word on whether he did the catering as well) of the eight-part Showtime series &#...
  • Tim Donnelly exploring run for California governor

     
    The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,Video Archive It looks as if at least one Republican is getting ready to take on Gov. Jerry Brown. Conservative Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (R-Hesperia), a vehement...
  • From the Stacks -- 'City of Angels'

     
    Rupert Hughes’ “City of Angels,” 1941. How much of a book must one read before deciding that it’s going to be a dog? Does an author deserve a running start of the first chapter? Can one truly tell that a......
  • About (Late) Last Night: Watch James Franco geek out with Stephen Colbert

     
    The Colbert Report Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Renaissance Nemesis - Frank Jameso www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog Video Archive For the last week, James Franco has dutifully been making the late-night...
  • About (Late) Last Night: 3 ways to poke fun at Mitt Romney

     
    When Mitt Romney announces his candidacy for presidency in 2012, late-night comedians had the jokes ready to go....
  • HBO picks up "VEEP" - Maryland back in TV biz

     
    HBO will announce on Monday that it has decided to pick up "VEEP," the political satire pilot filmed in Maryland and starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. The decision by TV's top cable channel will put the state back in the film and TV production business at a...
  • Apple rejects iPhone game Smuggle Truck depicting immigrant smuggling

     
    Apple has rejected "Smuggle Truck", an iPhone and iPad game that pits players as the driver of a truck packed with immigrants crossing a desert border and underground tunnels. In the game, immigrants can be hurled out of the truck bed and die as the...