Daniel Tosh apologizes for rape joke after Tumblr firestorm
An anonymous Tumblr user claims the comedian made a joke about rape at an audience member's expense.
The White House doesn't find Daniel Tosh funny
All of the Tosh.0 host's White House petitions combined are less popular than a Change.org petition to take him off the air.
Daniel Tosh yells at ESPN for doing its own viral segment
It might be intellectual property theft, but there's nothing smart about it.
Comedians defend Daniel Tosh on Twitter
After Tosh provoked the Internet's outrage by telling a rape joke at an audience member's expense, fellow comedians lept to his defense on Twitter.
Daniel Tosh destroys the Patriots' legacy in this hilarious rant
He has a less-than-super view of the Super Bowl champs.
Louis C.K. wasn't actually defending Tosh's rape joke
"I was called a rape apologist because I said ‘hi’ to a guy," the comedian told The Daily Show.
Today is chauvinists' favorite holiday: Steak and a BJ Day
For the Daniel Tosh–loving, angry white male in your life!
Choose your own sexist adventure on Misogyny Island
The object of the satirical web game is to be named the Uber Misogynist.
There's no 'Get Out of Jail Free' card for sexual assault
Dear Sam Pepper, do not pass "Go" and do not collect $200.
What I learned from teaching a standup comedy class to college students
Comedy is often found in a broken pattern.
Drawing the line in the debate over rape jokes
The crux of this issue is not banning certain jokes or policing thoughts. If you are going to tell a joke about rape, advance the conversation.
How Twitter has stripped pop culture of its context and nuance
No form of culture, no matter how self-explanatory, will escape unscathed.
Dane Cook jokes about Aurora shootings, gets flak from Internet
"Somebody in that theater, about 25 minutes in, realizing it was a piece of crap, was probably like ‘ugh fucking shoot me,’" Cook joked at the Laugh Factory. For many, the bit came too soon after last week's tragic shootings.
Crowd goes wild as ecstatic Florida woman runs naked through EDM show
All she wanted was a piggyback ride from the band.
Is Joan Rivers's comedy overdue for a facelift?
Joan Rivers used to be a groundbreaking comedy legend, but in trying to stay relevant, she's become a troll.
Big names dominate 2012 Comedy Awards nominees
Fans might help choose the winners, but this year's nominess don't highlight the true content creators that make YouTube and Twitter thrive.
Penny Arcade's Mike Krahulik reignites 'Dickwolves' controversy
At a paid panel at this weekend's Penny Arcade Expo, Krahulik said "pulling the Dickwolves merchandise was a mistake."
Charting 2012's top cultural obsessions
The disturbing online trail of Comedy Central writer Kurt Metzger
Kurt Metzger admitted on Facebook that he "criminally" choked his ex-girlfriend. Why does he have a job writing for Inside Amy Schumer?
So you've read my rape story—now what?
Drink a glass of wine first, if you need to. I swear it helps.