parody

Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump

Alec Baldwin, connoisseur of jerks

Alec Baldwin has had a long, successful career in the movies and TV, but playing Donald Trump has brought him a new kind of fame.

Alec Baldwin, connoisseur of jerks

Johnny Loves Joni

Johnny Loves Joni

"Weird Al" Yankovic Unplugs

"Weird Al" Yankovic Unplugs

The Art of Hollywood Mockery

The Art of Hollywood Mockery

Hot Fuzz

Hot Fuzz

Cakewalk

The subversive origins of a dance craze that swept the nation in the 1890s.

Cakewalk

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Jeb! the musical, all the happy little trees, and Julian Edelman does it again to win the internet this week.

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week
Weird Al Yankovic

After 30 years, 'Weird Al' Yankovic is finally cool

It's hard to be cool when you play the accordion. But after thirty years of creating parodies of popular hits, "Weird Al" Yankovic hit a whole new level of cool with his new album — a number one spot on the Billboard chart.

After 30 years, 'Weird Al' Yankovic is finally cool

Who's Afraid of On the Media?

<p>We asked On the Media's Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone to duke it out in this parody of <em>Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?</em> from our American Icons episode on <em>Mad Magazine.</em></p>

Who's Afraid of On the Media?

In Thailand, there's no Jon Stewart — just 'Shallow News in Depth'

Press freedom in the Kingdom of Thailand is limited, so one group has turned to an online comedy newscast to report on the political turmoil in the country. It's more slapstick than The Daily Show, but that helps it slide by potential government critics.

In Thailand, there's no Jon Stewart — just 'Shallow News in Depth'