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  1. Comedy Central Renews 'Broad City' for Second Season

    5:07 pm 2/24/2014

    UPDATED: Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer star in the Amy Poehler-produced comedy series, currently in its first season.Read more

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  2. Why TV Networks Are Interested in Adapting Online Series Again

    5:00 am 2/13/2014

    After previous flops like "quarterlife," programmers are renewing their interest in online shows, even if they still haven't quite figured out how to use this new talent.Read more

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  3. Comedy Central Lawyers Approve 'Dumb Starbucks' Stunt

    5:50 am 2/11/2014

    Despite threats from Starbucks that what Nathan Fielder is doing is a trademark infringement, the network's parent company says "Dumb Starbucks" constitutes "protected free expression."Read more

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  4. Comedy Central's Nathan Fielder Reveals Himself as Dumb Starbucks Owner (Video)

    2:26 pm 2/10/2014

    The star of "Nathan for You" made the announcement Monday afternoon outside the parody Starbucks location in Los Feliz, Calif.Read more

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  5. 'Broad City' Stars Set 18-City U.S. Tour

    10:52 am 1/29/2014

    Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer are hitting the road starting March 4.Read more

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  6. 'The Daily Show' Ups Trio to Executive Producers, 'Colbert Report' Promotes One

    6:01 am 1/28/2014

    Veterans Steve Bodow, Adam Lowitt and Jen Flanz will each serve as EPs on Jon Stewart's show, while Emily Lazar was elevated to a co-executive producer on Colbert's program.Read more

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  7. 'Workaholics' Co-Creator Previews Season 4: Penile Transplants, EDM and Molly

    8:00 am 1/22/2014

    Kyle Newacheck tells THR the slacker comedy is returning to its roots: "A lot of our fans just want to see the guys drinking and smoking and being numbskulls at work." Read more

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  8. Chris Hardwick on His 'Annoyingly Energetic' Persona, '@midnight' Dream Guests

    12:04 pm 1/10/2014

    "There's a lot of cynical comedy in the world, and I don't think we have to be mean to people," Hardwick said of the upbeat tone of his late-night show during his appearance at TCA Friday. Read more

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  9. Ben Stiller-Produced Scripted Half-Hour Picked Up to Series at Comedy Central

    10:00 am 1/10/2014

    UPDATED: The cabler has also picked up animated comedy "Moonbeam City" from executive producer/star Rob Lowe.Read more

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  10. The Polar Vortex: Best Late-Night Jokes (Video)

    2:19 pm 1/7/2014

    Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno were among those who poked fun at the frigid temperatures.Read more

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