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Watch DC Pierson's New 30-Minute Stand-Up Special

Comedian DC Pierson released a brand-new 30-minute stand-up special this weekend after promising fans he'd do so if enough of them pre-ordered his new young-adult novel, Crap Kingdom, and the full special is embedded above. You still have three days to pre-order the book if you'd like Pierson to incorporate your name into a custom rap song on YouTube, which is way cooler than anything Stephenie Meyer has ever done for her fans.

Louis C.K.'s Next Standup Special Coming to HBO in 2013

HBO just announced in a press release today that they're releasing Louis C.K.'s new hour-long stand-up special sometime next year. The as-of-now untitled special will be filmed during one of the shows for C.K.'s current 16-city tour, which wraps in February. This will be Louis C.K.'s second hour-long for HBO after 2007's Shameless. C.K. tweeted that he'll be releasing the hour online for $5 via his website a few months after it airs on HBO, which is how he released his last hour Live at the Beacon Theater and album WORD: Live at Carnegie Hall.

It's a surprise to see C.K. opting to go with HBO [...]

Here's a Promo for the Showtime Special 'Larry Wilmore's Race, Religion, and Sex'

Even in this short trailer, it's apparent that this is a very different sort of comedy special. Part stand-up, part man on the street, part town hall, Wilmore will look at how race, religion, and sex influence politics – especially that one religion with sex races. Watch a few more promos below and tune in on Saturday to learn more about religious sex races.