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Pants Velour: The Band Behind that Mind-Blowing Dial 7 Commercial

Pants Velour: The Band Behind that Mind-Blowing Dial 7 Commercial

For many reasons, I love NY1. Some of them are: the classic Pat Kiernan, the sassy Jamie Shupak, the gloriously nerdy Roger Clark, Annika Pergament’s name, In the Papers and the old rubbernecking delay graphic. I can now add to the list that they were the channel on which I first saw the most glorious(…)

The Steve Rodgers Conundrum

The Steve Rodgers Conundrum

Welcome to the Dollhouse is one of my all-time favorite movies. It came out during my senior year of high school and I drove 40 minutes each way to see it multiple times at the alt theater where it was showing. I owned the VHS tape, but never upgraded to DVD, so I hadn’t seen(…)

Zooey Deschanel Gets Served by Brian Williams

Zooey Deschanel Gets Served by Brian Williams

If you’ve ever groaned, shaken your head or thrown something when confronted with the Zooey Deschanel iPhone commercial, then you will love this nugget from The Soup. In this clip from Rock Center with Brian Williams, Marnie’s dad totally rips into the commercial in the most deadpan, hilarious way. I’ve watched multiple times and each(…)

I Love Me an NPH Tony Awards Opening Number

I Love Me an NPH Tony Awards Opening Number

The Tonys are really the only awards show worth watching. Movies, music, TV shows are such consumable commodities in comparison to the living, breathing Broadway show. Not only do you need to find yourself in NYC to see these productions, you also need to shell out major dollars and sometimes even wait months to get(…)

The Mindy Project: A Season Long Rom-Com

The Mindy Project: A Season Long Rom-Com

Yay for Mindy Kaling!  Her dream of writing and starring in her own romantic comedy looks like it’s come true.  The Mindy Project airs on Tuesdays this fall on FOX, and while the trailer seems a little iffy (some of the lines are a bit clunky), I don’t care, I’m still watching it.  Pilots are(…)