The Beastie Boys vs. Ratatat →
I listen to The Beatles everyday. I suspect a lot of people have recently discovered them after playing Rock Band: The Beatles or picking up a copy of one (or all) of their re-issued albums. To those people I say, “Congratulations. You’ve just started listening to The Best Band Ever.” I’ve been an obsessed Beatles fan since the 4th grade. This post is for all the people...
How We Do Things
I’m obsessed with how creative people get organized to do their work. I just spent a full hour looking through Flickr groups of stranger’s desks and computer desktops to see the stuff they have on there. I also love reading interviews of filmmakers, writers, actors, and musicians, describing how they achieved a particularly difficult or interesting shot, paragraph, scene, or song. ...
I’m finally using Google Reader to follow all the blogs I visit and I am loving it. I’m not exactly sure how I lived without before. Right now, I have a bunch of comedy, tech, NY Times, and friends’ blogs on my list. (Basically, everything I was following before.) A sampling: Kottke Gizmodo, Lifehacker, Gawker Apartment Therapy, Unplggd The Apiary The Comic’s...
GUIDING LIGHT'S ROBERT BOGUE GUEST STARS IN AS THE...
You should come to ATDB next Wednesday at 9:30 PM because we have a real-life soap star doing our show! On September 16th, Robert Bogue, star of the CBS soap opera GUIDING LIGHT will drop his script as he guest stars in the Upright Citizens Brigade’s long-running improvised soap opera, AS THE DIAMOND BURNS. On GUIDING LIGHT Bogue played A.C. Mallet, a troubled cop who fought corruption on...
Happy Beatles Day! “Getting Better”
Does anyone have a copy of John Mulaney’s stand-up album “The Top Part” for me to borrow?
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This week’s Entertainment Weekly claims that it’s a special Beatles issue — BUT THEY ONLY INCLUDE JOHN AND PAUL ON THE COVER. (I unfortunately couldn’t find a picture of the cover to post.) Where’s George and Ringo? Not sure if you EW guys know this, but there were FOUR Beatles.
Last Night's Conan....
patbaer: featured John McCain, Frank Caliendo, and Third Eye Blind. Worst guests ever? Now that’s just turrbul.
September 2, 2009: Reminder
schoolnight: Veal Ali Wong Phil Jupitus Charchilles Megan Neuringer Shannon O’Neill Nate Smith SANDERS & STAMATELAKY TOGETHER AT LAST. TONIGHT.