Cable network is also commissioning 10 half-hours of programming on the site, according to Variety.
In order to assuage the creationist protesters who complain that Neil DeGrasse Tyson's series doesn't allow for a God-centric explanation, Funny Or Die creates a creationist version. It lasts mere minutes.
The Groundlings, an improvisational comedy group that helped Will Ferrell, Pat Morita and Lisa Kudrow become stars, will produce 50 comedy clips for the Web.
The U.S. government has had no success in its international efforts to secure the return of Edward Snowden for prosecution for leaking. It's not even clear what country he's in now.
Online discovery site, which competes with Digg, Reddit, and Mixx, snags Funny Or Die, Atom, Scientific American, and 5min.com for its partner program.
The digital divisions of The New York Times and NBC have the most nominations for the annual online media awards presented in New York.
The Oscars were just meh, Be Kind Rewind was meh + 1 (go see it) and Melinda Stewart of The Other Baldwins is the opposite of Meh. Go watch her video in our show notes and vote for it on FunnyOrDie.com.
How do we get Hollywood to react to things like Bittorrent and online-only distribution? Five of Hollywood's big guys come together to talk about it.
MySpace has quietly licensed a new series of original programming from Hollywood duo Edward Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz, according to a source.
Celebrities are often savvy businesspeople, but stepping into the start-up world does not always work out.