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Obama Sinks the Romney Battleship
October 23 2012 12:06 AM ET

Obama Sinks Romney’s Battleship

Jami Smith

Our Gaysayer comedians paid careful attention to the final debate. As fans of the 1980s, they were intitially impressed with Romney. But comedians love a good zinger. Bayonets!

Gaysayer Comedians Translate Latest Round of He Said He Said
October 17 2012 1:08 AM ET

Comedians Translate the Latest Round of He-Said, He-Said

Jami Smith

As the debates heat up, so do the political zingers. Thankfully, our Gaysayer comedians translated some of Mitt Romney’s policies on women, gun control, and job creation.

Sometimes Laughing Makes Coming Out Easier
October 11 2012 9:00 PM ET

Sometimes Laughing Makes Coming Out Easier

Jami Smith

National Coming Out Day was Thursday, and hopefully thousands of people made a difference by sharing their true selves.

Watch The Jon Stewart Solution to a Big Bird Image Problem
October 09 2012 9:11 PM ET

WATCH: Daily Show Solves the Big Bird Image Problem 

Lucas Grindley

A Kiss Initiation for SNL Host Daniel Craig
October 05 2012 2:56 PM ET

A Kiss Initiation for SNL Host Daniel Craig

Trudy Ring

Taran Killam wants a lip lock with Daniel Craig in this promo for Saturday Night Live.

Here Are 11 Reasons That Debate Was a Good Laugh
October 04 2012 12:39 AM ET

11 Reasons That Debate Was a Good Laugh

Jami Smith

Liberals on MSNBC were mired in either a state of depression or revulsion after President Obama's sometimes passive debate performance.

Reimagining a Chick-fil-A Twitter Trend With an LGBT Flair
September 26 2012 5:00 AM ET

Chick-fil-A Twitter Trend Gets a Gaysayer Remix

Jami Smith

Comedians and @Gaysayer followers share their #CFAMoments.

WATCH Darren Criss Neil Patrick Jane Lynch on Why They Vote
September 25 2012 10:47 AM ET

WATCH: Darren Criss, Neil Patrick, Jane Lynch on Why They Vote

Jeremy Kinser

Everyone has a special reason to register to vote, even celebs such as Darren Criss, Miley Cyrus, Jane Lynch, Neil Patrick Harris, Eric Stonestreet, and Jesse Tyler Ferguson.

Sarah Silverman Unloads Hilarious and Obscene Rant About Voter Disenfranchisement
September 21 2012 1:48 PM ET

WATCH: Sarah Silverman's Hilarious and Obscene Rant on Voter ID

Lucas Grindley

Like she did in 2008, only with more cursing, comedian Sarah Silverman is once again delivering a YouTube message about voting.

Susie Sampson and Her Faux Tea Party Report Hit the Conventions
September 11 2012 2:02 PM ET

WATCH: A Tea Party Reporter's Uncanny Interviews

Lucas Grindley

Some folks at the party conventions don't appear to be in on the joke.

Our Favorite Tweets From The DNC
September 07 2012 12:06 PM ET

Gaysayer: Our Favorite Tweets From The DNC

Lucas Grindley

All eyes were on the Democratic National Convention this week but our favorite “coverage” came from Twitter.

Victoria Jackson: If I Was Raped, I'd Have the Baby
August 31 2012 5:58 PM ET

Victoria Jackson: If I Was Raped, I'd Have the Baby

Michelle Garcia

Right-wing darling star Victoria Jackson says that if she were raped, she'd keep the baby because the child "would be a blessing," and that the baby wouldn't have the father's DNA, but that it woul

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