Laughs & Humor

Stuffed Deer Heads and OCD: Ellen's 8 Best Gags
Stuffed Deer Heads and OCD: Ellen’s 8 Best Gags

On October 29, The Kennedy Center will award Ellen DeGeneres the Mark Twain Prize for… >>

Are We There Yet? A Guide to Weird America
Are We There Yet? A Guide to Weird America

“If you don't know where you're going, any road will take you there,” sang George… >>

Who’s Homer Simpson Voting For?
Who’s Homer Simpson Voting For?

If you’re one of the 12 people in the country who has yet to decide who to vote for in… >>

Behold, the World's Worst Souvenirs
Behold, the World’s Worst Souvenirs

What is it about traveling that causes people, even those with good taste, to submit to… >>

The Funniest Fight Ever
The Funniest Fight Ever

Some guy was on his cell leaving a voicemail for his boss when he noticed a traffic accident. The… >>

9 Funny Books that Make Great Bathroom Reading
9 Funny Books that Make Great Bathroom Reading

Stuck in the bathroom? Keep one of these fun, fascinating titles on hand. >>

Better Than Reruns: Seinfeld's <i>Comedians in Cars</i>
Better Than Reruns: Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars

If you like the three Cs—coffee, cars, and comedians—Jerry Seinfeld's got the web show… >>

Acting Hammy at The Emmys
Acting Hammy at The Emmys

Watch a high school performance of any Shakespearean play and you’ll witness some… >>

Pooches Pose for Doggone Funny Pics
Pooches Pose for Doggone Funny Pics

I have a guinea pig, and it’s arguably the most serious beast I’ve ever laid eyes on… >>

Shaming for Laughs: Who's a Bad Dog?
Shaming for Laughs: Who’s a Bad Dog?

A few months ago, I was struck by a photo I spotted on a news site. A teenage boy was… >>

Weird Science: 'Ig Nobel' and Hilarious
Weird Science: ‘Ig Nobel’ and Hilarious

Science is serious stuff. Except when it isn’t. Marc Abrahams and his annual "Ig Nobel Prizes"… >>

Inside the Comic Mind
Inside the Comic Mind

One of the roughest years of my life was the day I took to the stage to perform a comedy… >>

Digging (and Deconstructing) Dagwood
Digging (and Deconstructing) Dagwood

Even casual comic strip fans will enjoy The Comics Curmudgeon, Josh Fruhlinger's brilliant daily… >>

Urgent: How To Properly Dispense Tic Tacs
Urgent: How To Properly Dispense Tic Tacs

I can't believe it. After all these years of enjoying Tic Tacs, I was shocked to find out that I… >>

Encyclopedia Farmica: Read This, Don't Step in That
Encyclopedia Farmica: Read This, Don’t Step in That

For a dose of delight in the closing days of summer, I recommend  Barynard Confidential: An A to… >>

White House Menus Past: Squirrel Stew, Anyone?
White House Menus Past: Squirrel Stew, Anyone?

These days, the White House—with its vegetable gardens, beehives, and even a small craft… >>

Must Read: Derek Jeter's (Fake) Diary
Must Read: Derek Jeter’s (Fake) Diary

You don't have to be a fan of the New York Yankees to appreciate writer Mark Lisanti's brilliant… >>

Dr. Seuss: The Maddest of Mad Men?
Dr. Seuss: The Maddest of Mad Men?

During the 1930s and '40s, before Theodore Geisel was Dr. Seuss, he was Don Draper. A "mad man"… >>

Phyllis Diller’s Best Gags
Phyllis Diller’s Best Gags

Growing up, I was never a big fan of Phyllis Diller’s. I know this is a lousy way to… >>

The Coolest Websites of 2012 (So Far)
The Coolest Websites of 2012 (So Far)

I know what you're thinking: already? But really, why wait? Take the destroy-after-reading site… >>