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In this week’s episode, Jeffrey prepares for his future fame by spray-tanning his way to fabulous.

March 21 2014 8:54 PM

Happy belated birthday to the original queen of comedy, who from the 1920s - 1970s broke all of the barriers about race, gender, and sexuality.

March 20 2014 12:17 PM

Is it just us? Because these vintage comics seem super that way.

March 20 2014 5:00 AM

They both work out at the same gay gym, wear matching suits, and like to read the news on television. This could be the beginning of the cutest bromance since Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen.

March 18 2014 11:30 AM

The plot thickens in episode two of this hilarious Funny or Die parody of Looking as Colby unsuccessfully uses Grindr to cure his heartbreak. Keep an eye out for special guest appearances by Jai Rodriguez (Queer Eye For the Straight Guy) and Guy Branum (Totally Biased).

March 17 2014 4:20 PM

Our favorite gay 55-year-old boy-band gonna-be unleashes his plan to merchandize his way to superstardom in this week’s new episode of the animated series that's redefining the midlife crisis.

March 14 2014 2:26 PM

Remember that time in 2003 when Richard Simmons and the cast of Whose Line Is It Anyway? got a little too sexual for an ABC show?

March 13 2014 2:27 PM

Watch out Justin Bieber. The Pope has a new magazine, complete with a glossy centerfold. No one is more delighted about it than 'papal fanboy' Stephen Colbert.

March 13 2014 10:20 AM

The first season of HBO's Looking may be over, but the new Funny or Die web series, Not Looking is just getting started. Underwear bulges, pizza boxes, and betrayal are all part of the drama.

March 10 2014 10:23 AM

All of the pizzazz and pageantry of ice skating tourists at Rockefeller Center finally gets the attention it deserves from commentators Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski.

March 09 2014 1:00 PM