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Jerry Seinfeld Sets Coffee Dates with Aziz Ansari, Jon Stewart, Robert Klein, George Wallace, and Sarah Jessica Parker

THR has revealed the guest lineup of the upcoming fourth season of Jerry Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, which will feature an odd mix of comedy guests Jon Stewart, Aziz Ansari, Robert Klein, George Wallace, and Sarah Jessica Parker — the third woman to be featured on the series so far after Sarah Silverman and Tina Fey. This is just one batch out of the web series' recent whopping six-season renewal, and the latest season is set to premiere June 19th on Crackle. Click through for a quick preview of the season with Seinfeld and George Wallace yelling at people in a restaurant.

George Wallace and Arsenio Hall Defend Jerry Seinfeld's Comedy Diversity Comments

Last night on The Arsenio Hall Show, Hall and guest George Wallace took a few moments to defend Jerry Seinfeld a month after he made some headline-grabbing comments on diversity in comedy. Wallace talked about how far back his friendship goes with Seinfeld, who he's known longer than his own mother: "You can't have a better friend than Jerry Seinfeld, let me tell you that right now." Hall also mentioned that focusing on Seinfeld "muddies the water of where there are true issues that need to be dealt with." Instead of discussing some of those issues further, Wallace went on to tell a story about the time Seinfeld [...]

Joan Rivers Sits Down With 1991's Past, Present, and Future of Comedy

The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 120,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny programs waiting to be rediscovered by comedy nerds like you and me. Each week, this column will highlight a new gem waiting for you at the Paley Library to quietly laugh at. (Seriously, it’s a library, so keep it down.)

If you've seen either of the great documentaries Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work or Johnny Carson: King of Late Night, then [...]