Sacha Baron Cohen Doesn't Know You're Tired of Him

One of the surest signs you've become a successful comedian is that a lot of people absolutely can't stand your shtick. When you're starting out in standup or as a performer, you're desperate to get noticed, but you also have the time to hone your act and experiment and figure out your unique thing, the thing that'll… » 5/11/12 3:45pm 5/11/12 3:45pm

Heavyweight Champ Out To Terrify Erudite British Comedians

The man pictured here is Wladimir Klitschko. It is telling that you might know who he is; he's the IBF, WBO and IBO world heavyweight champion, which isn't nearly as cool as it was 15 years ago. But still: The job of the heavyweight champion of the world is to be the "scariest man on earth," and make headlines for it.… » 5/27/08 12:35pm 5/27/08 12:35pm

We Say Replace Theismann With Borat Right Now

The Borat movie — Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan — is almost here, which pleases us greatly. We're kind of confounded by the release schedule, though. There was a premiere in Los Angeles on Monday (Defamer, of course, was there), and there was one last month in… » 10/25/06 1:28pm 10/25/06 1:28pm

When Baseball Players Are Asked: 'You Have Haramph Like My Friend, Can…

Like many of you, we suspect, we cannot wait for the new Borat movie, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan. Therefore, we present this old Borat clip, as he visits a Savannah Sand Gnats minor league baseball game, with predictable results. No matter how cynical you… » 10/09/06 3:45pm 10/09/06 3:45pm