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disjointed

“Disjointed”: A New High in Sitcoms

Kathy Bates plays a “cannabis activist” in this edgy Netflix series that tinkers with the sitcom format.

jerry seinfeld

Seinfeld Before the Coffee Shop

A new Netflix special has Jerry Seinfeld going back to his comedic roots.

playboy

“Playboy”: A Compendium of Comedy, Cartoons & Conscience

A new book explores how comedians like Lenny Bruce, Phyllis Diller, and Joan Rivers were nurtured in Playboy clubs.

britcoms

The Best of the Yesterday’s Britcoms: From “Monty Python” to “The Inbetweeners”

On the other side of the pond, they like their sitcoms dry with a touch of madness.

a league of their own

“A League of Their Own”: How the All-American Girls of Summer Changed the Game

The classic baseball film was ahead of its time with a female director and a cast full of women.