A Renewed Week in Comedy
– FOX renewed Family Guy, American Dad, and Bob’s Burgers and picked up a new series from Mindy Kaling and How I Met Your Mother’s creators.
– Cougar Town avoided cancellation by moving to TBS.
– We found true improv moments in films.
– We chatted with Eagleheart’s creators Michael Koman, Andrew Weinberg, and Jason Woliner.
– We caught up with Conan’s former announcer Joel Godard.
– We spoke to Negin Farsad about The Muslims Are Coming documentary.
– We asked you to join The Splitsider Comedy Book Club.
– We talked to the Sklar Brothers about their new show, podcast, and standup.
– We uncovered the lost roles of Amy Poehler.
– We followed @KenJennings on Twitter.
– We combed the archives and found The Johnny Carson Show, the other one.
– We did some landscaping with mom.
– We went on tour with the Comedians of Comedy.
– We remembered Laura Kightlinger’s brief and unhappy time on SNL.
– We found the unexpected comedy in Mark Trail.
– We pitted Roseanne against Donna Reed in a mom battle.
And now, without delay,your top five comedy videos of the week:
Mike Birbiglia – “Fresh Air 2”
7 Minutes in Heaven – “Olivia Wilde”
“The Roadie with Danny McBride”
“Rejected Pitches: Citizen Kane”
John Milhiser – “Owen Wilson’s Toy Chest”