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October 1, 2014
brooklynmutt:



bonafide celeb over here

brooklynmutt:

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bonafide celeb over here

11:33 // 2 hours ago
September 30, 2014
Spoiler alert: Here’s the major plot twist in that upcoming live-action Tetris movie.

Spoiler alert: Here’s the major plot twist in that upcoming live-action Tetris movie.

23:39 // 14 hours ago
It’s a very big, epic sci-fi movie. This isn’t a movie with a bunch of lines running around the page. We’re not giving feet to the geometric shapes.
They’re making a movie based on Tetris for some reason. The director is the guy who did Mortal Kombat.
23:35 // 14 hours ago
Some schools, such as Princeton and Harvard, have fewer than five veterans in their undergraduate student bodies.
The Ivy League has pretty much been off-limits to vets, though there are a couple nonprofits working on that.
23:26 // 14 hours ago
Sesame Street turns 45 years old this year. How have they managed to keep things going so long? They’ve kept focused on their mission, which as it turns out does not involve Cookie Monster eating nothing but cookies.

Sesame Street turns 45 years old this year. How have they managed to keep things going so long? They’ve kept focused on their mission, which as it turns out does not involve Cookie Monster eating nothing but cookies.

12:17 // 1 day ago

markcoatney:

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Don Hertzfeldt’s The Simpsons couch gag is a wonder.

Oh. Oh my.

I agree with this writer for The Verge. Beautiful and brilliant—I would love to see a full episode like this.

10:57 // 1 day ago
brianabrams:

I spent the last six months interviewing writers, producers, crew members, and guests who worked on NBC’s groundbreaking “Late Night with David Letterman” in the ’80s. The oral history has been published as an e-book at Amazon Kindle Singles, which you can check out at the link.If you’re into the history of late-night TV and/or a nerd about comedy writers rooms, this is for you.

Today in old-school comedy and gap teeth brethren. If you have gap teeth, don’t go see a dentist—reblog this post instead and embrace your cultural status.

brianabrams:

I spent the last six months interviewing writers, producers, crew members, and guests who worked on NBC’s groundbreaking “Late Night with David Letterman” in the ’80s. The oral history has been published as an e-book at Amazon Kindle Singles, which you can check out at the link.

If you’re into the history of late-night TV and/or a nerd about comedy writers rooms, this is for you.

Today in old-school comedy and gap teeth brethren. If you have gap teeth, don’t go see a dentist—reblog this post instead and embrace your cultural status.

10:53 // 1 day ago
September 29, 2014
17:23 // 1 day ago
The only, and essential, characteristics of parody are, on the one hand, to evoke an existing work while being noticeably different from it and, on the other, to constitute an expression of humour or mockery.
The European Copyright Directive, taking effect in the U.K. October 1, finally makes it OK for British comedians to parody stuff without having to worry about the risk of a lawsuit from the copyright-holder. Not allowed, though, are parodies that convey “a discriminatory message”—i.e., no racism.
12:35 // 2 days ago
12:19 // 2 days ago