Phyllis Diller News
The History of Comedy
Comedian Barry Mitchell reminisces with comedy historian Kliph Nesterhoff about comic legends and their influences on modern stand-up.
Joan Rivers, The Comedienne
Part 3: Before her celebrity trash-talking, "queen of mean" era, Rivers started out on The Ed Sullivan Show.
Today Is National Peanut Butter Fudge Day
ABC News' John Muller goes to the Jersey Shore looking for the best peanut butter fudge.
Owners Spend Thousands on High-End Fashion for Fido
Pampered pooches strut their stuff in custom gowns that sell for hundreds or thousands of dollars.
The Year With Katie Couric: People We Lost
Remembering Whitney Houston, Neil Armstrong and others who left us in 2012.
Artist Creates Honey Boo Boo Portrait Completely Out Of Trash
Honey Boo Boo has never looked so trashy. Mosaic portrait artist Jason Mecier, of San Francisco, has created an elaborate portrait of seven-year-old Alana Thompson using nothing but 25 pounds of trash. The Honey Boo Boo portrait took Mecier more than 50 hours to complete,...
Wildfires, Medicare and the News of the Week
Akin's comment, Penn State's ex-president speaks and Phyllis Diller made this week's headlines.
Phyllis Diller Dead: Queen of Comedy's Best Moments
Show-business pioneer paved the way for female comics with her legendary comedy.
World News (08.20.12)
GOP Reacts After Skinny Dipping Incident in Israel; West Coast Sees No End to Wildfires
Phyllis Diller , Famed Comedian, Dies at 95
Long before long before there was Phyllis Diller a mother of five who needed money. And turned her life into a punch line at a time when standup comedy was almost impossible for women. She died today at 95 and reminds us why she was the least likely TrailBlazer. The only thing wilder than that