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Billy Connolly recovers from cancer, diagnosed with Parkinson’s

Billy Connolly recovers from cancer, diagnosed with Parkinson’s

By | September 18, 2013 at 10:12 am | No comments

Scottish comedy icon Billy Connolly has received both terrific and unfortunate news. "The Big Yin" recently came to the United States for surgery after being diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer. "The operation was a total success, and Billy is fully recovered [from the...

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Eric Idle will release ‘What About Dick?’ with Russell Brand, Eddie Izzard and more via digital download (Videos)

Eric Idle will release ‘What About Dick?’ with Russell Brand, Eddie Izzard and more via digital download (Videos)

By | October 16, 2012 at 1:30 pm | One comment

If you haven't noticed, the straight-to-download distribution model that Louis C.K. popularized late last year has caught on. And the latest to adopt the strategy is Eric Idle, legendary British comedian and member of Monty Python. On Nov. 13, his new project What About Dick?...

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Chris Rock talks crack, gangsta rap, more: an excerpt from Neil Strauss' new book

By | March 10, 2011 at 5:49 pm | No comments

Few journalists have logged more hours picking celebrity brains as six-time New York Times best-selling author Neil Strauss has. He’s hung with, and ultimately written about the likes of legendary rock band Motley Crue, pornstar-turned-mainstream success Jenna Jameson and...

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