Daily Comedy News: a podcast about comedians
The comedy podcast with a daily roundup of the latest news in comedy, sitcoms, funny movies, Netflix specials, and stand-up. Covering Dave Chappelle, Joe Rogan, Jim Gaffigan, Bill Burr, Ricky Gervais and all your favorite comedians. Host Johnny Mac ran SiriusXM Comedy for a decade and is a host/programmer of the comedy stations on LiveXLive.
Why you shouldn't make out at Jim Gaffigan concerts
Monday 10 August 2020
: Jeff Foxworthy is selling his stuff! Jim Gaffigan on outdoor shows. the New York Comedy Festival cancels, but the Jersey City Comedy...
Norm Macdonald's new dating app?
Sunday 09 August 2020
: I can think of no better way to pick up chicks than using Norm Macdonald's new dating app. Are Bob Newhart and Axl Rose friends? John...
Jeff Foxworthy on cancel culture
Saturday 08 August 2020
: Jeff Foxworthy discusses cancel culture and rednecks, Hannah Gadsby on whether or not she hates comedy, Jim Gaffigan on Canda, Sebastian...
Who's The Boss and Ren and Stimpy to return!
Friday 07 August 2020
: Both Who's The Boss and Ren and Stimpy are returning! Isaac Butterfield will not apologize for a joke. The Moontower Comedy Festival...
Did a comedian go too far with a joke about Christchurch terror attack?
Thursday 06 August 2020
: Star Trek: Lower Decks debuts. Some details emerge about HBO's Summer Comedy festival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Johnny Mac answers...
Jay Pharaoh on finding punchlines in the pain
Wednesday 05 August 2020
: Pat McGann on working with Sebastian Maniscalco. Marc Maron on working with Lynn Shelton. Jay Pharaoh talks about being mistakenly detained...
Joan Rivers new material box set is coming
Tuesday 04 August 2020
: Comedy Dynamics will release a box set of unreleased material from Joan Rivers. Craig Robinson gets a Peacock sitcom. A review of John...
Bert Kreischer on doing comedy in drive-in theaters
Monday 03 August 2020
: More with Bert Kreischer about his tour. Titus (the show) is back. Samantha Bee talks about the speed of the news cycle. What the Emmy...
60 years of The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
Sunday 02 August 2020
: The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart turned 60! It was the first comedy album to hit #1 on Billboard. Plus Solar Opposites, drive-in shows...
Saturday 01 August 2020
: Jim Gaffigan talks about working clean. How Indiana Jones ripped off Back To The Future. Tammy Pescatelli on cancel culture. John Cleese...
Michael Che wasn't trying to make a statement
Friday 31 July 2020
: Che says he just wanted to tell some jokes, but it turned into something more.Joe List will stream his new special on Comedy Central's...
Variety Pack of Dave Chappelle, Hannibal Buress, Kyle Kinane and Yakov Smirnoff news
Thursday 30 July 2020
: A good review of Hannibal Buress' special feeling out of time. Samantha Bee on if comedy can affect politics. A Ren & Stimpy...
Dave Chappelle's guests: Chris Rock and Jim Carrey
Wednesday 29 July 2020
: The Dave Chappelle concerts in the park continue to crush - Chris Rock showed up in person and they Zoomed in Jim Carrey. Sebastian...
What would The Office starring Jim Gaffigan been like??
Tuesday 28 July 2020
: Jim Gaffigan says he doesn't watch many sitcoms but he was a fan of the British The Office. Tammy Pescatelli and Ian Karmel talk about not...
Why I handed Regis Philbin a hundred dollars
Monday 27 July 2020
: Johnny Mac hands Regis Philbin a hundred dollar bill to hut him up in a friendly way Some comedy special and podcast recommendations...
How Jim Gaffigan picks the menu for Dinner With The Gaffigan's
Sunday 26 July 2020
: Jim Gaffigan's process for picking menus for Dinner With The Gaffigan's. A not-funny statement from Jimmy Carr confuses Johnny Mac....
A review of Jim Gaffigan's new special
Saturday 25 July 2020
: Jim Gaffigan's new special is out, and so is Kyle Kinane's. Netflix bails on Chris D'Elia. Your favorite daily comedy news podcast...
Dave Chappelle visits Kanye West
Friday 24 July 2020
: Dave Chappelle checked in on Kanye West to see if he's doing OK. Which comedian has Trump been watching? John Cleese on cancel culture....
Why Ricky Gervais wants to be fed to the lions
Thursday 23 July 2020
: It may have been opposite day as Jimmy Fallon's writers outclassed whoever fed Stephen Colbert his jokes. Ricky Gervais on why he'd like to...
Steve Carrell's comedic slump
Wednesday 22 July 2020
: Vulture wrote about Steve Carrell's recent comedic slump. The BBC has a cool new series featuring stand-ups. Ricky Gervais rememberers...
Trevor Noah asks Why Are You At Disney World Dumbass
Tuesday 21 July 2020
: Trevor Noah with some jokes about Disney World reopening. Colin Jost didn't run his book by Lorne Michaels nor NBC. Seems like the 30 Rock...
The time Jimmy Buffett rescued a surfing Colin Jost
Monday 20 July 2020
: Man if you ever have a surfing incident like Colin Jost you better hope Jimmy Buffett shows up with a knife. I still can't get over this...
Review: The Oral History of The Office Podcast
Sunday 19 July 2020
: The new The Oral History of The Office Podcast is slow and takes itself far too seriously. Meanwhile, is Stephen Colbert right that Lunar...
Are we about to lose Che and Jost on Saturday Night Live Weekend Update?
Saturday 18 July 2020
: Colin Jost talked about maybe leaving SNL. But if you're from the New York City area you have to be jazzed about Uncle Floyd steaming old...
BULLETIN: Surprise, Beatrice got married!
Friday 17 July 2020
: It's a Surprise Royal Wedding! Beatrice got married....