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Whistling Obama bugs Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers is "very apolitical," but there's something about President Barack Obama that annoys her. "He's got that whistle. Every other word is 'ssssweet.' 'Ssss.' It drives me up the wall. Listen to him from now on. He whissstles jussst a little...

'Battlefield 3' a sniper's paradise

The war game "Battlefield 3" feels realistic to the experience of combat, but it becomes quite stupid near the end. Don't worry, I won't spoil the finale to make my case. Yet, I forgive this slip-up, because until that point, "Battlefield 3" is a...

Comedian, a Marine, talks Osama

You know Rob Riggle from his cop roles in "The Hangover" and "The Other Guys." But if you watched him on "The Daily Show," you might know he's a Marine, too. Lt. Col. Riggle, now a reservist, served in Afghanistan, Kosovo and Liberia. He cleaned...

Sobriety eliminates a punch line

Comedian Jim Jefferies used to drink beer onstage and crack this joke: If someone tells you they don't drink because they get high on life, then you should punch that person in the face. But guess what. Jefferies is now one of those sober people. He...