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If you've ever wanted to tell off a rude dude in a chicken suit, this clip from a new lesbian-led comedy film is for you. 

August 03 2018 5:11 AM

Prison rape and the molesting and harassment of boys and men is not a laughing matter.

August 02 2018 1:25 PM

The attorney general's Religious Liberty Task Force gave The Late Show an opportunity for a hilarious Ghostbusters parody.

August 01 2018 1:42 PM

In an excerpt from his new memoir, out comedian Guy Branum recalls the damage wrought by a stand-up special.

August 01 2018 7:02 AM

On the latest episode, comedian Guy Branum discusses our community's obsession with size.

July 31 2018 12:47 PM

The writer and TV host reflects on why so many queer men have myopic views on who's funny and who's hot.

July 31 2018 4:05 AM

On the newest episode of Who Is America? the comedian takes on the accused child predator.

July 30 2018 1:32 PM