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Friday, January 31st, 2014

This Week in Comedy: Louis C.K. Releases His First Movie

- This week Louis C.K. released his 1997 film Tomorrow Night, which we then reviewed. In other Louis news, he announced that he'll be releasing Todd Barry's new standup special on his website.

- There was a Full House reunion, and a Seinfeld reunion is happening "very soon."

- We interviewed standups Colin Quinn and Beth Stelling as well as podcasters Hayes Davenport and Sean Clements.

- We checked in on the current season of Bob's Burgers and liked what we saw.

-Jonah Hill knocked it out of the park hosting SNL for a third time.

- Adult Swim made the right choice and renewed Rick and Morty for a 2nd season.

- We looked at the career of Steve Coogan, probably the funniest British comedian working today.

-The State reunited on @midnightand it was glorious.

- NBC canceled Sean Saves the World and ordered a pilot from Ellen Degeneres.

-Jon Daly continued his reign of hilarity with his latest prank on the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

- We recommended the week's best podcasts, Matt Saraceni's web series Written it Down, and the Twitter feed of Katie Notopoulos.


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

Ramsey Has a Time Machine – Ep. 3 – Roundtable

Scraps UCB: Top Ten Ways to Wake Up From a Coma

Above Average: Audiobooks Read By You (Thingstarter)

Blitz: Sexy Sex Sells

Director's Commentary