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30 Rock recap: It’s Never Too Late For Now

By | February 18, 2011 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments

What does every self-respecting career woman with a love for sandwiches do when she breaks up with Matt Damon? She buys a fannypack and gives up on any hope for a romantic future. This week’s 30 Rock highlighted just that event in our dear Liz Lemon’s life. After breaking up with crazy-dreamboat-pilot Carol, Liz pops a banana clip in her hair, rocks sweatpants more...


Community recap: “Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking”

By | February 18, 2011 at 11:00 am | No comments

This week, Community bequeaths more of its sticky goodness all over us. So let's get to it! Episode: "Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking" We open slightly disoriented. What's with the weird lighting, the strange camera angles...? Oh, we're in Abed's documentary. Okay, cool. Abed takes a meta moment to explaining what’s going on—a hospitalized Pierce has more...


Laura Prepon will play Chelsea Handler + first look at “After Lately”

By | February 16, 2011 at 3:40 pm | One comment

In January, we told you folks about one of Chelsea Handler’s many projects, a pilot for NBC inspired by her own exploits from her 20s as told in Are You There Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea. And the ball’s started rolling on the casting front for that show: Laura Prepon, most known for her role on That 70’s Show, will play the lead role, a single cocktail waitress who more...


Did Russell Brand play it too safe on Saturday Night Live?

By | February 14, 2011 at 9:42 am | No comments

If you’ve caught Russell Brand’s stand-up on this side of the pond, you know the “I’m more famous in England” disclaimer that he applies to most American crowds is really buildup for explaining his odd hairstyle. But, perhaps because he had so many hats and wigs to don during his night as the host of Saturday Night Live this week, Brand’s signature ratted do more...


Russell Brand hosts SNL this week; let's watch his promos

By | February 10, 2011 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments

There's little in life that I enjoy more than lazily embedding promos featuring the guest host of Saturday Night Live each week. You may know that "bad boy" British comedian Russell Brand is hosting this week; and complete fucking asshole Chris Brown is the musical guest-- which is awesome. I love when a society can come together and forgive and/or reward a dude for more...


Nick Swardson has an awesome life, tells Fallon about it

By | February 10, 2011 at 1:56 pm | No comments

Last night, everyone's fave slacker-type comedian Nick Swardson visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. During their chat, we got a real look inside just how awesome Nick's life is and just how shitty ours are. Let's watch as Swardson tells us about hanging at swanky Super Bowl parties, being best buds with Adam Sandler and shitting bricks of gold. He didn't say anything more...


Dana Carvey gives SNL the old school treatment, and a few laughs along the way

By | February 7, 2011 at 10:24 am | One comment

Watching Saturday Night Live this week felt like introducing your mature, good-natured adult friends to that crazy cool old college buddy that you reminisce about all the time. At first, it was great, with the show spotlighting the biggest and best marks host Dana Carvey left on the show’s legacy during his stint from 1986-1993. The show’s cold open came straight more...


Jesse Eisenberg, Nicki Minaj push SNL to one of its best episodes of the season

By | January 31, 2011 at 10:30 am | No comments

Too often SNL feels like it’s made up of recycled parts, as if more time was spent trying to fit the week’s guests into already planned parts rather than putting together sketches specifically for the guests on hand. This week, however, was different. While it wasn’t a non-stop laugh-a-thon, and the best moments came from premises we’ve seen (but not too many more...


We can barely keep up with Chelsea Handler and Whitney Cummings

By | January 27, 2011 at 12:01 pm | One comment

Chelsea Handler might be the busiest comedienne on television right now. Days after E! announced their order for a pop culture commentary show (executive produced by Handler) and a behind-the-scenes exploration of Chelsea Lately, NBC has just announced they’ve picked up yet another Handler project. Based on her book, Are You There Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea, the comedy more...