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Friday, January 17th, 2014

This Week in Comedy: Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Were Great Hosts Again; Galifianakis and C.K. Team Up

- Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted the Golden Globes and absolutely killed it once again.

- Louis C.K. and Zach Galifianakis are writing a pilot for FX together for Galifianakis to star in.

- We interviewed Kroll Show star Nick KrollArcher creator Adam Reed, and Patton Oswalt.

- We ran a deep investigative report into the internet friendliness of the different TV networks.

- We analyzed season 2 of Kroll Show, the new FX comedy Chozen, the game changing 5th season of Archer, and the return of HBO's Girls.

- Adult Swim answered our prayers and put the entire third season of Eagleheart online.

- Come August, all 530 episodes of The Simpsons will be available via streaming.

- We looked at how Zach Galifianakis is using his success to do more of what he wants.

- Paul Rudd is starring alongside Adam Scott  in the final Greatest Event in Television History.

- Natasha Leggero is creating and starring in a pilot for Comedy Central.

- Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld may be working on a Broadway play and maybe a Super Bowl commercial.

- Late Night with Seth Meyers hired three more writers.

- We recommended the week's best podcasts, Kurt Braunohler and Lauren Cook's web series Are You a DILDO?, and the Twitter feed of Sarah Walker.


And here are your Top Five Web Comedy Videos of the Week:

CollegeHumor – "What If Google Was a Guy?"

Funny Or Die – "Time Warner Cable's Movie Reviewer"

Above Average – Thingstarter – "Sustainable Kidnapping"

Onion News Network – "BREAKING: Hundreds Feared Dead In Coors Light Party Train Crash"

Andre Hyland – "DRE on DRE – Andre Hyland & Sundance"

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