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Sad News: Videogum Is Shutting Down

Earlier today, Videogum senior editor (and Splitsider's very first intern!) Kelly Conaboy broke some sad news in an article titled "Hey Guys, We Have To Talk To You About Something." Though the reason for the change is unclear, Videogum is no longer being run by SPINMedia — the company behind Stereogum, The Frisky, and Spin Magazine's online venue SPIN — and will cease its usual operations after Kelly's last official day this Friday. It's possible that Stereogum editor Scott Lapatine might try "keeping Videogum online in some form," but Conaboy's departure doesn't paint a very bright picture for the site, which has amassed a huge commenting community [...]

Watch Chris Gethard Bully Poor Jake Fogelnest in This Real Estate Music Video

Comedy videos might be considered the scrappy, comes-to-school-with-wet-hair jealous younger bully to music videos' cool older kid. But sometimes a music video earns even comedy's begrudging respect. This one, directed by Tom Scharpling and featuring Chris Gethard, Jake Fogelnest, Gabe Delahaye and Leah Giblin, is pretty funny for a music video. Now give me your lunch money and don't let me catch you trying to sit on the swings at first recess again.

Read Gabe Delahaye's Heartfelt Goodbye Post on 'Videogum'

Comedian/writer Gabe Delahaye stepped down from his post as Senior Editor of the pop culture blog Videogum on Friday after five and a half years. He wrote this heartfelt, funny goodbye post, which is well worth reading if you're a fan of Delahaye's funny work on Videogum, goodbyes, or trampoline accidents.

Chris Gethard to Discuss Using Comedy as Therapy at 1:20pm EST

At 1:30pm EST, Huffington Post Live is having Chris Gethard, Gabe Delahaye, and a college professor on to discuss using comedy as therapy. This comes after Chris wrote a passionate letter to an anonymous fan about fighting suicidal thoughts.