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The QPOC icon needed inspiration. And the Oscar winner delivered.

May 23 2019 8:30 AM

Is there a lower form of humor than a pun? Saturday Night Live may have found it.

May 21 2019 7:22 PM

The gay comedian heralded the return of the "Sucker" singers to a mixed crowd of New Yorkers.

May 21 2019 7:08 PM

The undercooked View spoof portrayed the hosts as enamored with another candidate.

May 19 2019 1:40 PM

Senator and presidential hopeful Harris explains her tax plan while Samantha Bee makes other kinds of plans for their future. 

May 17 2019 3:23 PM

Rainbow, in a parody of "Belle" from Beauty and the Beast, goes after the attorney general's defense of Donald Trump.

April 30 2019 4:10 PM

Hannah Gadsby recently distanced herself from Dame Edna creator Barry Humphries and his transphobia when she received the prestigious comedy award. 

April 16 2019 11:57 AM