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Shane echoed his sentiment on twitter and thanked fans for their unwavering support throughout this controversy. "I grew up. I changed my content. I apologized countless times for my shitty offensive jokes," Shane wrote. "Instead of dragging me down people should use me as an example of a creator who ...
President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital was the dream of every Israeli government, and it was an unbelievable gift to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu especially since he had to give absolutely nothing in return. One would think If such an offering was ...

The anger was swift and the shock not surprising, but the humor -- spontaneous social media posts of breathtaking images of African savannas, sunsets and wildlife tagged with the word "shithole" -- drove home a point about making sweeping generalizations of an entire continent. President Trump ...
There's never anything fair about bad people hurting good people. It's not a particularly fun lesson, but it's all Mack can convey to Flint, the newly awakened Inhuman still struggling to decide what it means to have powers in a place where violence is the only real communication those in charge will ...
The BBC has resisted pressure to take formal action over John Humphry's jokes about the corporation's gender pay gap as the former presenter Miriam O'Reilly accused the corporation of "censorship" amid escalating anger within the newsroom. Following a leaked off-air conversation between Humphrys, ...
She covers comedy and city life for Time Out Chicago and writes jokes for Reductress and The Onion. She's also written for ... I definitely appreciate twitter as a weird place where you can find people with the same weird pop culture interests and/or sense of humor as you. I've actually reconnected with ...

Chicago -- Telling funny jokes is hard. Creating a hit HBO series is harder. How do you do it? Business Insider caught up with Pete Holmes and Jamie Lee on Thursday while they were in Chicago to promote season two of "Crashing," the HBO series executive-produced by Judd Apatow about making it ...
MSNBC host Chris Matthews apologized Friday after video footage surfaced showing him making a racy joke prior to an interview with Hillary Clinton. In the video, which was obtained and first reported by The Cut, Matthews is seen interacting with various individuals on a makeshift set in an Iowa fire station ...
10) on Pop Blast's now-terminated YouTube channel. "I want to apologize first," says Dawson, 29, whose real name is Shane Yaw. "I am sorry that I used to make really shitty fucking jokes... Back in the day… I loved the feeling of making somebody shocked and laugh because they couldn't believe what was ...
Barack Obama has a sharp sense of humor and much-lauded comic timing, but he also knew how to ham it up when the situation called for it. Every Thanksgiving when he "pardoned" a Turkey while his daughters stood alongside him, he told "dad jokes" as they visibly winced. In his final turkey-pardoning ...
Carol Roark builds relationships through art, humor ... She can fill volumes with tales about her travels, her love of art and humor, and the friendships she's developed over the years. Roark, 77 ... Roark can rattle off an endless supply of jokes, some with a bit of an edge but others that are family-friendly.
Lovelady, who actually goes by Richard to his teammates and friends, embraced the humor surrounding his name. After all, it's not like these were the first Dick Lovelady jokes he's ever heard. After the Internet was done having its fun, I talked to Lovelady about baseball, his career, an upcoming trip to the ...
Jimmy Kimmel hasn't made up his mind about making fun of Harvey Weinstein at the Oscars -- but it's not for the reasons you might think. The host of the 90th Academy Awards was on hand at the Television Critics Association press tour panel for the Oscars on Monday, a day after Seth Meyers took aim at ...
The Golden Globes are a night of celebrating the year's best performances, scoping the chicest red-carpet trends and taking in a night full of funny one-liners and zingers. This year was no exception. From Amy Poehler denying Seth Meyers's punch-line setup to Aziz Ansari thanking his one true love (pasta) ...
Then Meyers dropped all pretense with his next Trump joke. "We're all here tonight because of the Hollywood Foreign Press," Meyers said, "a string of three words that could not have been better designed to infuriate our president. Hollywood. Foreign. Press. The only name that would make him angrier ...
"In 2011, I told some jokes about our current president at the White House correspondents Dinner, jokes about how he was unqualified to be president," Meyers said during his opening monologue Sunday night. "And some have said that night convinced him to run. And if that's true, I would just like to say ...
Did the Vikings have jokes, and, if so, were they surprisingly gentle? Is pointing and laughing something we do naturally, or do we have to learn it? Likewise, can someone without a sense of humor be taught to have one, or must it be beaten into him? How long should you laugh at your boss's joke? A half hour or a full hour ...

There's nothing really funny about the cold, but for sanity's sake, we have to find the joke in everything. We are all suffering differently as we shovel heaps of snow or sit idly under a man-made mountain of blankets. All of the excitement is worth keeping track of, and those winter puns for Instagram will have ...
While appearing on Wednesday's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jessica Chastain jokingly told the host her in-laws "hate" her. The Molly's Game actress recently spent the holidays in Italy with her husband Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo, her parents and her in-laws. Because her family doesn't speak ...
No one was more shocked than Tiffany Haddish when she as given the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress--because she knew nothing about the annual event. "I didn't know that existed," Girls Trip's breakout star confessed to The New York Times earlier this week. "I had to ask ...
Carlile's upcoming LP, By the Way, I Forgive You, was co-produced by Dave Cobb and shooter Jennings, the latter of whom can be seen playing piano for Carlile during "The Joke." Jennings ' legendary father, Waylon, was among the artists who utilized RCA's "A" room during his recording career.
"You know who hates me the most?" he asks. "The transgender community." He's not here to express regret. He likes transgender people, he says, and supports their struggle to live equally and without fear. But he reserves the right to joke at their expense. And he does so, once more from the vantage point ...
Now that Tory Lanez and Drake have officially patched up their differences as of last year, they're able to crack jokes with each other like good friends. The "Luv" vocalist reposts a video from comedian Shiggy, where he comes across a Tory Lanez imposter that exhibits extremely similar features to the ...
This joke the subject of this week's episode of Good One, Vulture's podcast about jokes and the people who tell them. Listen to the episode and read an excerpt from the transcript of the discussion below. Tune in to Good One every Monday on Apple Podcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts.
Everyone in Blake Bortles's life has a story about a Blake Bortles joke that pissed them off. The only ... "I think he's played himself out of the jokes," said Mike Tiscione, a Jaguars fan in upstate New York. "I think ... Bortles's ability to wash out the jokes comes in part from his good sense of humor about himself.
Dave Chappelle's Jokes About Kevin Spacey Have Some Viewers Up In Arms. Spacey's ... But then he makes one more joke at Rapp's expense. ... Comedians Norm MacDonald, Donnell Rawlings and Adam Devine defended Chappelle to TMZ, but the jokes about Spacey have angered some viewers.
Here is a very cold take: The Simpsons is the greatest sitcom -- nay, TV series -- of all time. It's an oft-repeated claim that, at this point, stands as fact. Sure, it's had some rough years; now in its 29th season, The Simpsons has had more lackluster episodes than all-star ones. But recent weeks have ...
Minutes after posting an inflammatory tweet about nuclear war with North Korea, Trump slammed the "dishonest & corrupt" media with a joke apparently pegged to Hollywood's awards season. "I will be announcing THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR on Monday at 5:00 ...
Dave Chappelle is not the first comedian to mix biting insights about one type of injustice (in his case, racism) with cheap shots at the expense of other marginalized people, and he won't be the last. But his enduring fame makes his jokes about groups besides his own--especially those about transgender ...
"I like that you're never quite sure if Marc thinks he's in Hawaii," he said. Other people who make Costolo genuinely laugh include Slack VP April Underwood, Yahoo SVP Jeff Bonforte and the person who replaced him as CEO of twitter: Founder Jack Dorsey. "Jack has an amazing sense of humor," he said.
No one like's it, but sometimes all you can do is joke about it. And that's what Americans are ... So, with all the cold temps, let's take a look at the ice-box humor filling social media: You know it's cold when ... January 2, 2018. You know it's cold when a famous children's author gets in on the frigid humor.
Here at the Globe we were weary of this unrelenting, uncomfortable, even dangerous cold weather. (Not to mention the snowstorm that's on the way.) We bet that you were, too. So we threw out a few "It's so cold . . ." jokes and asked you to brainstorm some of your own. Well, the weather may be cold, but ...
Concertgoers live in a world they believe to be loud and free. But there is, unheard by most, an outer world, a barrier between in and out, just as loud but not as free as they thought -- the world outside a venue, where the door guy simply wants you to pay the cover charge. Take a spin in the head of Tin ...
He is the younger brother of radio presenter and Strictly star, Jeremy Vine. Since starting his career, Tim has become known for his witty one-liners, winning the award for Best Joke at the Edinburgh Fringe festival in 2010 and 2014 as a result. In 2004, he set the Guinness World Record for most jokes in an ...
Trump's is an old and regularly heard joke. It raises a smile because a very large number of people agree with the sentiment, or see 'man-made climate change' only as a theory among other theories. There have been many such theories in the past - the first I remember was North Sea oil predicted by ...
My Entertainment, and my relaxation, has been transitioned into finding humor and insight from before the Trump presidency. I feel like I've spent ... Season 2, which feels too late, often leans on the joke that the Presidential election is so far away that even discussing it is a waste of time. That said, even the ...
The Romans enjoy a reputation for bringing sophistication to the ancient world, but they also gave us the earliest known device designed as a practical joke. The discovery of a Tantalus bowl, which contained a hidden feature that would cause users to be soaked with wine, demonstrates that the Roman ...
These jokes have nothing to do with your sense of humor, and everything to do with normalizing the idea of sexual assault. When people make jokes about rape, about men overpowering women, even about women deserving it, and no one calls them out on it, it's a signal that the joke's acceptable.
But the bigger point is that this: A single sexist joke itself does not do major damage to women. We're not that delicate, and we usually pity such mindless humor. What hurts women is the reality that any reaction women have to sexist jokes--whether positive or negative--runs the risk of damaging their ...
Since he first made his debut on Mock the Week in 2005, Frankie Boyle has delighted and shocked audiences with his dark pessimistic brand of humour. More often than not, the Glaswegians gags are followed by a collective sharp intake of breath - and then laughter. The comedian is back on the small ...
21-year-old rapper 6ix9ine--whose single "Gummo" has scaled the Hot 100, peaking at No. 12 last week--is as known for his criminal history as he is for his music (or his garish appearance). Back in October of 2015, the rapper (born Daniel Hernandez) pleaded guilty to the use of a child in a sexual ...
Piers Morgan jokes Sharon Osbourne 'hit' him during fiery time on America's Got Talent as he confirms they will reunite on Loose women.
But Harvey has a good sense of humor about the mistake overall. He joked with Wurtzbach -- a judge at this year's pageant -- during the show, ...
It's not bad enough that the franchise has won 10 games just three times since Dan Snyder's purchase in 1999. It's not bad enough that poor ...
Rep. Gerry Connolly · Gerald (Gerry) Edward ConnollyLights, camera, SCOTUS Bipartisan pair wants commission to oversee Iran deal Dem ...
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded to a reporter Friday who questioned on twitter whether she actually baked ...
Late-night host Conan O'brien joked Friday that President Trump was being "ungrateful" on Black Friday after the president tweeted to say that ...
Would I Lie To You? returned to our screens for its eleventh season on Monday, with David Mitchell, Rob Brydon and Lee Mack yet again ...
It's not easy to find a joke in there. These are drivers that ... So what do you say, people? Isn't it time we put the humor back into drunkenness?
Channel 4 has apologised after posting a video on facebook of a joke with an apparent reference to one of the worst atrocities of the Troubles.


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REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT REGARDING HIS PRIVATE MEETINGS WITH SAUDI ARABIAC CROWN PRINCE ABDULLAH
Press Briefing by the President

THE PRESIDENT: Good morning. Thank you for joining me here in Crawford. As you know, I spent a good portion of yesterday in the company of Saudi Arabiac Crown Prince Abdullah. And while he departed hastily to return to his beloved sand people, I am pleased to claim that our meetings were very productive and friendly. I gave him the nickname of Prince Picnic Basket, on account of how that tablecloth he wears on his head looks like the one my mother used to spread out for fried chicken picnics under the oil wells back in Midland - and he called me Captain Zionist Pigboy. It was all very positive. ...


 

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