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Smart Stuff

The latest in highbrow humor, from McSweeney's hilarious lists to to The Sound of Young America to online content from "The New York Times'" The Funny Pages and "The New Yorker's" Shouts and Murmurs section to video clips of the stand-up comedy of Steven Wright and Demetri Martin.

Most WTF New Words In The Online Dictionaries
The biggest online dictionaries recently added some totally cray web slang.

By selling tickets through social media instead of using traditional...
By selling tickets through social media instead of using traditional ticket-selling companies like Live Nation and Ticketmaster, everyman comedian Louis C.K. has effectively cut out the middleman.

The "Blog" of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks Profile
A site profile of The "Blog" of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks.

McSweeney's Internet Tendency Site Profile
A site profile for novelist and screenwriter Dave Eggers' literary humor site. One of the best sites on the web.

Passive Aggresive Notes Site Profile
Ever leave a note asking someone to do something rather than say something? Well, there might be a chance your passive aggressive note is on this site.

The New Yorker's Humor Section
"The New Yorker," a mostly serious magazine that's been published since the 1920s, has a strong and rather funny humor section. The comedy found here is, like the rest of the magazine, quite smart.

Yankee Pot Roast
"Yankee Pot Roast" is a sharp online publication that specializes in smart political humor, satire, humorous lists and the occasional poem. The jokes skew towards literary, though they are always rather funny.

The Harvard Lampoon
The website for "The Harvard Lampoon," the ages-old and quite famous humor magazine written by students from America's most respected university, doesn't have the magazine's full archives online, but the selected satirical pieces you can find are squarely highbrow and completely hilarious.

Modern Humorist
Though not regularly updated, "Modern Humorist" is still a must-read. The site, created by "Harvard Lampoon" alums Michael Colton and John Aboud, specialized in biting and smart satire about the web and the media at large.

10 Ground-Breaking Female Comedians
The humor world would not be the same without these trailblazers.

Yankee Pot Roast Site Profile
A profile of the comedy writing site Yankee Pot Roast.

The New Yorker's Humor Section
"The New Yorker," a mostly serious magazine that's been published since the 1920s, has a strong and rather funny humor section. The comedy found here is, like the rest of the magazine, quite smart.

Yankee Pot Roast
"Yankee Pot Roast" is a sharp online publication that specializes in smart political humor, satire, humorous lists and the occasional poem. The jokes skew towards literary, though they are always rather funny.

The Harvard Lampoon
The website for "The Harvard Lampoon," the ages-old and quite famous humor magazine written by students from America's most respected university, doesn't have the magazine's full archives online, but the selected satirical pieces you can find are squarely highbrow and completely hilarious.

Modern Humorist
Though not regularly updated, "Modern Humorist" is still a must-read. The site, created by "Harvard Lampoon" alums Michael Colton and John Aboud, specialized in biting and smart satire about the web and the media at large.

Big Bird’s Time To Shine
How the beloved Sesame Street character became a web humor super star overnight

Disney Buys Lucasfilm, A Million Memes Are Born
The internet responds to the sale of Lucasfilm to Disney with hundreds of hilarious and creative images.

Book Review of "Baby, You're As Sweet As 3.14159265"
Book Review of "Baby, You're As Sweet As 3.14159265," by HogWild

Beware Of Facebook Graph Search
How to avoid becoming the butt of an internet joke

You Can't Tell The Interwebz What To Do
No matter how powerful you are, you can't force the internet to stop making fun of you.

5 Creative Dads Who Rock At Photoshop

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