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Heather Matarazzo, who also starred in The Princess Diaries and the Hostel series, announced her engagement to comedian Heather Turman on Instagram. 

January 17 2018 9:10 PM

Comedian Dana Goldberg explains scissoring, tops and bottoms, strap-ons, and more, all in 60 seconds!

January 17 2018 4:58 AM

Full Frontal With Samantha Bee will continue through the 2020 presidential race. 

January 12 2018 6:50 PM

Like any truly funny person, D'Lo knows how to mine hardship and turn it into mirth.

January 11 2018 6:16 AM

For Out in Left Field, Dana debunks her (least) favorite lesbian dating myths... all in 60 seconds.

January 10 2018 5:45 PM

His latest Netflix special addresses his past issues with transgender people, but not in a thoughtful or satisfying way.

January 05 2018 5:06 AM

The comedian caused controversy with remarks about Anthony Rapp and the trans community in his new Netflix special.

January 02 2018 3:05 PM