The laughs just keep on coming on “Washington Watch.” Michael Colyar, Dominique and the man himself, George Wallace mix it up with Roland Maritn on the set of Washington Watch. MR. MARTIN: Hey, folks. Welcome back [CHUCKLING.] The laughs just keep on coming here on “Washington Watch.” Joining me right now: Michael Colyar, Dominique and [...]
Source: Alan Duke / CNN Los Angeles – Comedian Phyllis Diller, known for her self-deprecating humor, died “peacefully in her sleep” at her Los Angeles home Monday morning, her manager told CNN. Diller was 95. Her son, Perry, “found her with a smile on her face,” manager Milt Suchin said. Diller’s career as a stand-up [...]
In this CNN Red Chair interview, comedian D.L. Hughley discusses “survivor’s guilt” for being a successful black man. WATCH:
Roland Martin talks with comedians Dick Gregory and Paul Mooney duding the Essence Music Festival. MR. MARTIN (VOICEOVER): Two men who do not need a full-page ad to sing their praises are Dick Gregory and Paul Mooney. I caught up with them between shows at the festival. MR. MARTIN: When you hear “post-racial,” what’s the [...]
Comedian Huggy Lowdown joined Roland Martin at Howard University for Washington Watch’s Super Tuesday coverage and had a few things to say about the GOP presidential candidates and their race to capture the Republican nomination.
Source: Katla McGlynn / The Huffington Post While the four remaining GOP presidential candidates debated once again in Arizona Wednesday night, Jon Stewart took a look at how Republican fear-mongering about Barack Obama in 2008 stacks up to what they’re now saying will happen if he gets re-elected in 2012. As “The Daily Show” proved nightly in 2008, the [...]
Source: Alan Duke and Anisa Husain / CNN Los Angeles - Tracy Morgan’s mother says she struggled for years to provide the comedian with everything he needed as a child, but now that she’s out of work and facing foreclosure he’s refusing to help her. Alicia Morgan, in a phone interview with CNN Wednesday, said she called her son [...]
Source: The Huffington Post Orlando Jones may be best known for his days as a comedic TV pitchman. This latest suggestion, though, is no laughing matter. The former soda slinger who spent years telling people to “Make 7 Up Yours” fired off a series of tweets on October 22nd following the death of deposed Libyan [...]