Catch a 24-hour Portlandia Marathon on New Year’s Day, featuring behind the scenes footage, sneak peeks, and facts from Mental Floss.
Tobias Funke is the world’s most famous never-nude, but it is his too-good-to-be-true Fruedian Slips and repressed homosexuality that make him the most quotable character on “Arrested Development.” In anticipation of the Season 4 premiere, and the inevitable gay innuendo, here is a list of Tobias Funke’s best lines. 10. “Where the F*** are my […]
The fourth season premieres on Netflix on May 26.
A look at the best late night talk show hosts to ever get behind a desk.
The recent scare involving our beloved Jerry “The King” Lawler’s nationally-televised heart attack has prompted a lot of us to remember everything that made him famous. Aside from his storied career in and out of the squared circle, we can’t help but recall that surreal time when he and comic legend Andy Kaufman were befuddling […]
Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. And then when you do finally stop and look around, your childhood idols are doing commercials for compact SUVs. And they’re doing them as the rebellious character that made them your childhood idol. Life moves pretty […]
They’re baaaaaaaaaack. Film Independent announced today that the Spirit Awards, everyone’s favorite celebration of indie film, will return to their usual position on the Saturday-before-the-Sunday-of-the-Oscars. In 2012, that’s February 25. The show will air later that night at 10 PM eastern and pacific on movie channel called IFC (I hear they do good work). Mark […]
SPOILER ALERT: articles about spoilers are contentious. Everyone has an opinion about spoilers. Even people who don’t care about spoilers don’t care about them passionately. Case in point: The New York Times Magazine‘s Dan Kois, who has written before in defense of spoilers, has just written a new piece entitled “The New Rules for TV […]
The folks who made
This week’s installment in The A.V. Club’s always essential Inventory column is called “Of ’30 Rock’s and ‘Studio 60’s: 38 TV Doppelgängers;” television series that premiered alongside a nearly identical twin — “ER” and “Chicago Hope,” “Transformers” and “Challenge of the Go-Bots,” and so on. It’s a great list across the board, but the entry […]