Topic: Kristen Schaal

VH1 Investigates: Are Men Funny?

VH1 Investigates: Are Men Funny?

VH1 did a funny and subversive thing at last week’s Comedy Awards. They sent a crew to the red carpet to interview comedy celebs, asking them two questions: “Are men funny?” and “Why aren’t there more men in comedy?” The queries were, of course, a response to the pervasive “are women funny” articles and panels and just plain old dumb conversations that continue to choke the comedy landscape More »

Video: ‘The Daily Show’ Defines ‘Rape’

Video: 'The Daily Show' Defines 'Rape'

There’s been a GOP movement in the House of Representatives to stop the federal funding for extreme circumstance abortions. You know, like rape and incest. But what is “rape” exactly? We all know that forcible rape is bad, but what about when a women is passed out and raped (yes that is rape). What if it’s statutory rape, where it could be two consenting people, one of whom is underage in the eyes of the state (or her parents)? Do those count as well? The Daily Show‘s Kristen Schaal takes a look. More »