Watch: Snooki Explains What ‘DTF’-Scented Perfume Is to Jay Leno

Last night’s “Tonight Show With Jay Leno” was a room full of hair, confusion, and giggles when “Jersey Shore” star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi took the hot seat. Resembling a mini Elvira with her signature pouf and black-and-white-striped tresses, Snooki elicited cries of joy from the audience, thanks to her mix of bewilderment and perfunctory guidette […]

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Late-Night Comics Find Humor in a Hurricane

Hurricane Irene killed nearly 40 people, inconvenienced tens of millions and caused billions of dollars in damage this past weekend. And yet, TV’s late-night comics — the ones who aren’t on vacation this week — still found some way to work the destructive storm into their monologues and comedy routines Monday night. “The big story, […]

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Late-Night Comics React to Credit Rating Downgrade

The U.S. credit rating downgrade from triple-A to double-A was Topic-A on the late-night shows Monday night. America’s late-night funnymen all led their monologues with the nation’s money woes. Some of them managed to work this past weekend’s movie hit “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” into their monologue jokes about the economy. “The […]

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Gov Debt Crisis Produces Late-Night Comedy Surplus

There might be a money shortage in Washington, but there’s a surplus of comedic commentary about the situation in late-night television. Nothing gets the late-night comics going like a serious case of government gridlock and this standoff on the national debt issue has produced a motherlode of monologue jokes. The subject has settled in as […]

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