Comedy

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It has been told thatlaughter is a cure. Even if that statement is inaccurate one can argue that noharm did ever come from it either. The cause of laughter is mostly recognizedas the comedy. The term itself, by contemporary definition, is any discourse orwork generally intended to be humorous or to amuse by inducing laughter. Theroots of comedy, however, date back to the ancient Greece. Since its origin,comedy has evolved in various directions, from an academic form to the presentday genres such as stand up or slapstick comedy.

In this category we have compiled for you countless hours ofvideo materials with a single purpose of making you laugh and see the brightside of life. Discover what happens at the hilarious beard and mustache wordchampionship, a bi-annual, established on the 1990. With an amazing sevenseasons behind them, the ever skeptical duo Penn and Teller are back.

See what they have prepared for the viewers in the latestseason of the longest running series on Show Time. If life did not play out theway you wanted and all of your TV inspired expectations failed miserably, thanyou should probably have a look at what Charlie Brooker has to say on thesubject. Using a series of sketches, he explains to you how TV ruined yourlife. Have a chance to see how the humorous entertainment is viewed in Asianculture and discover the controversies revolving around it. Watch the documentary on these issues writtenand directed by Faiza Ahmad Khan in June 2012 and see the satirical way inwhich he addresses the issues at hand.

Enjoy these documentaries and video materials. Discover howthe art of making people laugh is viewed across the world and how the verynotion of comedy is being interpreted.

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Comedy
Punchlines for Progress
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Jon Stewart is the host of a comedic news system called theDaily Show. In case you're acquainted with his parody you might be amazed tohear that this fake newscaster evaluated a standout amongst t...

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The Superior Human?
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This is a 2012 narrative film by director and writer SamuelMcAnallen and maker Dr Jenia Meng, featuring Gary Yourofsky, Drs. Steven Best,Bernard Rollin, and Richard D. Ryder. It is the first narra...

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That's Not Funny
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How are limits characterized in satire? Is there a line, andprovided that this is true, when is it alright to cross it? Is it accurate tosay that it is in our tendency to make fun of things that m...

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Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This
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William "Bill" Burr is born on June 10, 1968 inCanton, Massachusetts, USA. He is a comedian and writer, known for “Date Night”,“Stand Up Guys” and “The Heat”. Burr is married to Nia Re...

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Fully Funcional
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Geoff James Nugent or professionally called Jim Jefferies is an Australian stand-up comedian, actor and writer. He does lots of different genres of comedy like insult comedy, black comedy, blue comedy...

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Frankie Boyle: Referendum
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Francis Martin Patrick “Frankie” Boyle was born in 1972, he’s a Scottish comedian and writer. He became famous for his pessimistic and controversial humor. His big breakthrough was after perform...

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Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe
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"Screenwipe is a television show, delivered by comic Charlie Brooker, which reexamines other British TV program by having a vitriolic and humorous tone of voice.Brooker analyses p...

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Charlie Brooker's Newswipe
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"After the achievement of Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe, BBC Four has commissioned Zeppotron to produce a brand new series – Charlie Brooker’s Newswipe.The aim of Charlie Broo...

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Charlie Brooker’s Gameswipe
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Charlton "Charlie" Brooker (born 3 March 1971) is an English satirist and broadcaster. He has worked in television, radio, print and online media.In addition to writing credits f...

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Barack Obama v Mitt Romney – It’s Rap
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With US General Elections looming this sideways look at the battle between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney is epitomised by this mickey take rap session loaded with political satire. ...

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