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Ever since Dave Chappelle released his latest comedy special, The Closer, I’ve seen countless think pieces about how his jokes are transphobic, punch down, or just aren’t funny. Some are even calling for the stand-up to be pulled from Netflix entirely — yet another example of cancel culture dictating what…

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Wetter, Hotter American Summer

Almost forty years later, kids at Camp Firewood are still engaging in the same typical summer camp chicanery, but now with the added challenges of global warming. Whether they’re dealing with the mischievous kids from the rival camp or fending off swarms of gigantic disease-carrying mosquitoes biting their faces off…

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Sharks Kevin O’Leary, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, and Mark Cuban wait for the next entrepreneur.

ANNOUNCER: Next into the tank is a maker with a brand new concept for sentient organic matter!

God enters.

GOD: Hi Sharks, my name is God, and I’m an omnipotent, celestial, creator-deity with over 10…

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Titanic 2: Electric Boogaloo

Ten years after the sinking of the RMS Titanic, Rose Dawson and her new jazz saxophonist boyfriend, Tito, are on their way to Europe to tour with his band when their steamship hits, you guessed it, an iceberg. Will they find a piece of debris big enough for two this…

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  1. Wants to know if you’re up.

2. Hates going out in public with you.

3. Is cuddling with you one minute, then the next minute they’re hissing at you for something that apparently rubbed them the wrong way.

4. Occasionally throws up all over the floor of your apartment at…

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With the recent release of The Irishman, people are once again discussing America’s favorite hot-button subject, Robert De Niro. So let me just remind folks one last time: Robert De Niro is a myth.

A Brief History

Movie directors first started talking about Robert De Niro in the early 1970’s. By the mid-1980’s…

Carlos Greaves

Carlos is an engineer, writer, and occasional Bruno Mars impersonator based in Boston. He’s also the editor of the satirical news blog and sketch show RF News

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