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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

WATCH Where The Bears Are Episodes 7 and 8
August 27 2012 12:26 PM ET

WATCH: Where The Bears Are Episodes 7 and 8

Jeremy Kinser

The bears' search for clues into the dead man in their bathtub leads them into the frightening world of reality television and boot camp training in the two latest episodes of the comedy-mystery

Kinsey Sicks Sing GOP Platform
August 22 2012 4:44 PM ET

Kinsey Sicks Make Music From GOP's Platform

Sunnivie Brydum

America's Favorite Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet jump on board the Romney-Ryan train.

Comedian Jen Kober Is Fearless
August 21 2012 5:00 AM ET

Comedian Jen Kober Is Fearless

Michelle Garcia

Lesbian comic Jen Kober talks about touring 4,000 miles in a Fiat, warding off rowdy hecklers, and her Justin Bieber-inspired haircut.

The Onion Covers Walk to Cure Gayness in Georgia
August 20 2012 5:24 PM ET

The Onion Covers Marrieta, Ga.'s (Fake) Walk to Cure Gayness

Neal Broverman

The satirical Onion newspaper skewered evangelical groups working to "convert" gays, by filming a

WATCH Where The Bears Are Episode 6
August 20 2012 1:38 PM ET

WATCH: Where The Bears Are Episode 6

Jeremy Kinser

In "Bears of Interest" the guys work hard to clear their names before they’re arrested.

August 18 2012 6:44 PM ET

Ten Easy Steps to Being Gay

WATCH Ricky Martin Spoofs His Past Work
August 17 2012 11:04 AM ET

WATCH: Ricky Martin Spoofs His Past Work

Jeremy Kinser

Ricky Martin pokes fun at his past work in soap operas, even donning surgical scrubs and a shaggy wig while quoting lyrics from his hit songs.

The Daily Show Tries to Help Democrats Find the Perfect Political Prop
August 16 2012 12:02 PM ET

WATCH: The Daily Show's Quest to Find the Perfect Political Prop

Lucas Grindley

The Daily Show gave itself the job of casting the Democratic National Convention with the specific roles dreamed up by its organizers — including a heroic gay soldier.

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