Amazing Casting. Bob Odenkirk, Patton Oswalt and Ian Roberts join the cast of The Kitchen Sink, a genre-spanning high-school comedy, set in a town where vampires are at the top of the pecking order, with humans in the middle and zombies at the bottom. » 8/20/13 4:37pm 8/20/13 4:37pm

And now, the world's oldest educational film

The more seasoned television viewers among you will recall that — before playing sleazy attorney Saul "It's all good, man" Goodman on Breaking Bad — Bob Odenkirk created and co-starred in the amazing HBO comedy series Mr. Show. Here now, thanks to the hard work of Odenkirk and the rest of Mr. Show's crew, is the… » 12/17/12 4:40pm 12/17/12 4:40pm

We talk to the cast of Breaking Bad about science, swearing, and Saul…

Tomorrow, the acclaimed "high school chemistry teacher turned meth kingpin" drama Breaking Bad returns for its final stretch of episodes. But at the San Diego Comic-Con today, the show's cast and creator Vince Gilligan were on hand to answer io9's most quasi-pressing questions. Here's what we learned. » 7/14/12 3:35pm 7/14/12 3:35pm

Watch a vomiting alien beat up the Pope, in the weirdest E.T. parody…

We missed this news when it was announced a while back. The complete run of Get a Life, Chris Elliott's cult comedy series, is finally coming to DVD from Shout! Factory. This show, in which Chris Elliott is an overgrown paperboy who still lives with his parents, had a writing staff that included Charlie Kaufman and… » 4/18/12 4:30pm 4/18/12 4:30pm

The best comedy sketch about Halloween novelty songs ever

Mr. Show's 1998 sketch "Monster Parties: Fact or Fiction?" has a fascinating conceit: what if "The Monster Mash" was non-fiction? This eight-minute comedic tour de force is a pitch-perfect imitation of Unsolved Mysteries-style documentaries » 10/31/10 11:30am 10/31/10 11:30am

Saturday matinee — Mr. Show's "The Limits of Science"

Back in 1997, David Cross and Bob Odenkirk's HBO sketch comedy program Mr. Show filmed one of the most memorable depictions of the medieval scientific method ever. Remember — "All facts begin as dreams, dreamt by a wizard!" » 6/19/10 2:00pm 6/19/10 2:00pm