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What stories will you have to tell to acquaintances at dinner when you're older than you are currently? So far I don't think I have any good ones. I have scoliosis? "That's interesting about your…   Read Story »
A million Saturday Night Live writers typing on a million typewriters for a million years in the basement of the British Museum could never write this sketch. In the words of Kanye West, "parodies on…   Read Story »
Powerful stuff. And a welcome reprieve from the hectic and overwhelming busyness of the modern world for all of us to just sit and think for a second about what it all MEANS. Watch it every morning…   Read Story »
James Lipton, the man, the genius, the legend, considered himself in the mirror. Was this the face of a man who had changed the world with nothing but his innate curiosity? Apparently it was so! But…   Read Story »
Some performers are so successful in branding themselves that the brand supercedes the performer, so that the caricature is more important than the subject. When that happens, it is more lucrative…   Read Story »
Conan O'Brien mentioned in an interview with Ricky Gervais in November that he was going to be on Inside The Actor's Studio. It's happening this Monday, it turns out. Here's a clip of Conan talking…   Read Story »
Maybe next he'll be interviewing them for Inside The Actor's Studio. (Get it? Because he's run out of actors?) Stereogum has the video.   Read Story »
For their 200th episode, James Lipton handed the interview reins over to Dave Chappelle, and now Ricky Gervais is going to be on the show? What's going on here? Where are the puff pieces on Wesley…   Read Story »
I'm not sure which is more incredible, that Inside the Actor's Studio is still on the air, or that they're celebrating their 200th episode this Monday. Seriously? I thought the rule was that when…   Read Story »
You guys, I have great news. I finally completed work on my time machine and was able to go back to 2002, when it was still funny to make jokes about James Lipton. The only problem is that my time…   Read Story »