Captain Planet, he's a hero, gonna take pollution down to zero, and then go on a massive killing spree. That's how the theme song goes, isn't it? If not, Don Cheadle just proved that it really should've.


Also featuring Community's Gillian Jacobs, an all-too-convincing Wheeler, and lots and lots of innocent people being turned into foliage. Full video:

The rest of this week's top comedy videos, including a closet Christina Ricci interview, a couple of drunks, and a neverending array of meat, can be found over at Splitsider.


Other highlights from the week in comedy:

-We watched the over-the-top Big Lebowski porn parody.

-We looked at the arc of George Carlin's standup career.



-Outgoing UCB Theatre Artistic Director Anthony King gave some advice that he picked up over the six years he worked there.

-We looked at eight memorable political campaigns by comedians.

-We looked at the SNL contributions of Jim Breuer.

-We made a wishlist of 19 comedy podcasts that really should exist.

-We chronicled the insanity that is the Del Close Marathon.


-Alex Blagg complained that your comedy is so much cooler than his.

-We gave advice on how to become a Twitter superstar.


-We looked at the lost roles of Richard Pryor.

-We checked in with the cast of The Weird Al Show.

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