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#Comedy

# comedy - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Amy Schumer has apologised for this 'racist' joke from two years ago Controversy

Amy Schumer has apologised for this 'racist' joke from two years ago

The comedian posted a note to social media explaining her position.

# comedy - Friday 19 June, 2015

The Hardy Bucks is coming back - with some familiar faces from Fair City and Love/Hate

The boys are going to be involved in “a Mayo love triangle”.

# comedy - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Jerry Seinfeld said comedy has become too 'politically correct' and ruffled a few feathers Pc Gone Mad This post contains a poll

# comedy - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge We asked the Vodafone Comedy Festival booker about the number of female acts on its line-up Comedy

We asked the Vodafone Comedy Festival booker about the number of female acts on its line-up

“I am constantly thinking about balance. Gender balance is important.”

# comedy - Sunday 31 May, 2015

# comedy - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

The BBC has axed Never Mind the Buzzcocks after 18 years on TV Joke Isn't Funny Anymore This post contains a poll

The BBC has axed Never Mind the Buzzcocks after 18 years on TV

Some suggested it was past its prime.

# comedy - Monday 25 May, 2015

Actress and mother of Ben Stiller, Anne Meara, dies aged 85 RIP

Actress and mother of Ben Stiller, Anne Meara, dies aged 85

She passed away on Saturday, the cause of death has not been confirmed.

# comedy - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge David Letterman officially retired last night, and got all his celeb mates to make fun of him Top Ten

David Letterman officially retired last night, and got all his celeb mates to make fun of him

Tina Fey, Jim Carrey, Jerry Seinfeld… Literally everyone who has ever been famous for being funny.

From The Daily Edge Melissa McCarthy brilliantly confronted a reviewer who said she looked 'hideous' Call Out

Melissa McCarthy brilliantly confronted a reviewer who said she looked 'hideous'

“Would you do that to a man? If John C Reilly played a really broken-down character and looked terrible?”

# comedy - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Cork comedian Maeve Higgins appears on cult US show Inside Amy Schumer This post contains videos

Cork comedian Maeve Higgins appears on cult US show

Higgins popped up in a sketch on Amy Schumer’s TV show last night.

From The Daily Edge Cork comedian Maeve Higgins popped up on Amy Schumer's TV show last night Inside Amy Schumer

# comedy - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's why Amy Schumer should be your new favourite comedian Inside Amy Schumer

Here's why Amy Schumer should be your new favourite comedian

Meet the woman behind ALL those great sketches you’re seeing lately.

# comedy - Monday 27 April, 2015

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE

Graham Linehan has had a massive pop at the national broadcaster on Twitter…

From The Daily Edge RTÉ has responded to Graham Linehan's Twitter assault Handbags

RTÉ has responded to Graham Linehan's Twitter assault

The Father Ted writer called the broadcaster “a joke”.

# comedy - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

"Stand-up is king - nothing comes close to it" - a quick chat with comedian Alison Spittle

On dream gigs, comedy moving online and how the audience is a little like a family with an PlayStation…

The Interview has been parachuted into North Korea

Kim Jong-Un probably isn’t a fan of Seth Rogen.

# comedy - Friday 6 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's why you should binge-watch Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt this weekend Stream Me

Here's why you should binge-watch Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt this weekend

Written by Tina Fey, the comedy is streaming on Netflix from today.

# comedy - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Emails from annoyed viewers abroad led to RTÉ's new international player

The RTÉ fans wanted to know why they couldn’t watch their favourite shows on the existing player.

# comedy - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Take a break - and watch Dermot Morgan's spot-on impressions of Dunphy, Michael Noonan and Michael D

Some of Morgan’s comedy still remains remarkably topical – 17 years after his death.

# comedy - Monday 23 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge People are very mad that Joan Rivers was left off the Oscars In Memoriam reel Tribute

People are very mad that Joan Rivers was left off the Oscars In Memoriam reel

The comedian, who was long associated with the Oscars red carpet, died in September of last year.

# comedy - Friday 20 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge The final ever episode of Two and a Half Men aired and it was bonkers End Of An Era

The final ever episode of Two and a Half Men aired and it was bonkers

Even more so than you would expect.

From The Daily Edge Parks & Rec writer and creator of 'humblebrag' Harris Wittels dies of suspected overdose RIP

Parks & Rec writer and creator of 'humblebrag' Harris Wittels dies of suspected overdose

The 30-year-old passed away yesterday.

# comedy - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

My six days working as a clown at a refugee camp in Rwanda

It doesn’t matter where in the world they are, all children need excitement, fun and laughter.

# comedy - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 reasons why Louis CK is the greatest thing in comedy Special

9 reasons why Louis CK is the greatest thing in comedy

His latest comedy special is set to drop today on his website.

# comedy - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad The Walshes

The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad

The BBC decided to axe the show after only three episodes.

# comedy - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe is about to be your new favourite show - here's why Catastrophe

Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe is about to be your new favourite show - here's why

Get ready to hit “series record”.

# comedy - Monday 19 January, 2015

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom?

The Famine itself wasn’t funny, but a comedy based in that era might be.

# comedy - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 hilarious stand-up comedy specials you can watch on Netflix Ireland Laugh A Minute

8 hilarious stand-up comedy specials you can watch on Netflix Ireland

Get thee to Netflix, comedy fans.

No joke, a group called CRAIC protested in London today against C4's Famine sitcom

Only a handful turned up outside Channel 4 mind.

# comedy - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Heavily pregnant Irish woman does stand up comedy and completely rocks it Eggo Is Preggo

Heavily pregnant Irish woman does stand up comedy and completely rocks it

The miracle of life makes great comedy, as it turns out.

# comedy - Friday 2 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Channel 4's proposed sitcom about The Famine called 'insulting' and 'ignorant' Hungry

Channel 4's proposed sitcom about The Famine called 'insulting' and 'ignorant'

But the Irish-produced series – called Hungry – has been defended by other comedians.

# comedy - Saturday 29 November, 2014

From The42 Tommy Tiernan recalls the time he got the Roy Keane 'scowl' Anecdote

Tommy Tiernan recalls the time he got the Roy Keane 'scowl'

The Irish comedian once suffered the wrath of the Ireland assistant boss.

# comedy - Friday 21 November, 2014

The Savage Eye's 'foul mouthed children' did not break broadcasting rules Bai

The Savage Eye's 'foul mouthed children' did not break broadcasting rules

One complainant said the series should be called ‘The Savage Mouth’.

# comedy - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The42 Arsenal stars' fake family members star in strange but funny mockumentary Comedy This post contains videos

Arsenal stars' fake family members star in strange but funny mockumentary

Meet Darren Oxlade-Chamberlain, Kenny Wilshere and Trudy Mertesacker.

# comedy - Friday 7 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge The internet just got obsessed with this insane 12-minute sitcom parody Too Many Cooks

The internet just got obsessed with this insane 12-minute sitcom parody

Too many cooks (too many cooks) / Too many cooks (too many cooks) ~repeat forever~

From The Daily Edge Who is Dapper Laughs, and why are so many people angry with him? Bantz

Who is Dapper Laughs, and why are so many people angry with him?

Everything you need to know, and some you don’t want to.

# comedy - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

This is why so many A-listers want to appear on Funny or Die

Funny or Die CEO Dick Glover explains how it manages to get so many comedians, actors and public figures to appear on its comedy videos.

# comedy - Monday 3 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Confused about your new-found love of Taylor Swift? SNL has the solution Swiftamine

Confused about your new-found love of Taylor Swift? SNL has the solution

This spoof commercial for ‘Swiftamine’ is GOLD.

# comedy - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Foil, Arms & Hog sketch epitomises that life ruining post-festival fear Oh The Flashbacks

Foil, Arms & Hog sketch epitomises that life ruining post-festival fear

That moment you realise there’s no baby wipes left. *faints*

# comedy - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Damo and Ivor's return was so popular in Ireland, it trended on Twitter worldwide A Nation Divided