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  1. Viacom to Launch Comedy Central Extra in Adriatic Region

    3:39 am 7/31/2012


SBB–Telemach will make the comedy network available to 1.5 million homes in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia. Read more

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  2. Comedy Manager Olivia Wingate Joins Avalon Management

    12:39 pm 7/27/2012

    She will run the company's New York office while continuing to represent such stand-ups as Reggie Watts, Marc Maron and John Hodgman.Read more

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  3. 'Key & Peele' Stars Recall Witnessing Obama Fake His Own Poisoning Death

    12:23 pm 7/27/2012

    Accepting their Breakout Comedy Stars of the Year award at the Just For Laughs festival, the Comedy Central duo describe how the president pretended to keel over after drinking some water offered to him by an aide.Read more

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  4. Cable Wars: Why Viacom and DirecTV's Fight Was Just the Beginning

    11:00 am 7/26/2012

    Retransmission rights and a wave of deals expiring mean trouble among networks, cable companies and satellite providers. Read more

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  5. Comedy Central Extends Contracts With Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert

    7:50 am 7/25/2012

    New deals keep Stewart and Colbert at the network into the middle of 2015 and through the end of 2014, respectively.Read more

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  6. Jon Stewart Skewers ABC's Brian Ross for Linking 'Dark Knight' Shooter to Tea Party (Video)

    6:22 am 7/24/2012

    The correspondent had cited the wrong James Holmes during breaking coverage of Friday's massacre in Colorado.Read more

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  7. Viacom’s Weaknesses Could Drag Out DirecTV Fight (Analysis)

    11:29 am 7/18/2012

    Despite the popularity of its channels and shows, Viacom lacks local channels and big sporting events that customers can’t live without. Digital rights and Epix might be the keys to an agreement. Read more

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  8. Comedy Central's Daniel Tosh Apologizes for Rape Joke

    6:02 am 7/11/2012

    The "Tosh.0" host also maintains "there are awful things in the world but you can still make jokes about them."Read more

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  9. Jon Stewart Skewers CNN Over Supreme Court Snafu (Video)

    8:07 am 6/29/2012

    The "Daily Show" host takes gleeful aim at the news network's botched reporting on Thursday's health care ruling.Read more

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  10. Anthony Jeselnik Talker Among Comedy Central Series Orders

    10:10 am 6/28/2012

    The cable network also picks up a sketch show from Amy Schumer and hybrid effort from Ben Hoffman. Read more

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