BY Brittany Allen in Boob Tube on Mar 06, 2014 |
According to a news blast from Brokelyn.com...tourism may be coming to jenky, jenky Brooklyn. Last year, Sasheer Zamata made a spoof webisode advertising a fictional “Locations of Girls” tour (see below) and today the Daily News confirms the rumor's plausibility. This means that soon, my friends, double decker buses could be trolling through your hood, spewing out tourists eager to photograph the authentic sights and sounds of Greenpoint, Crown ... Read More
BY Andrea Stopa in Boob Tube on Mar 05, 2014 |
When Kim Novak took the stage at the Oscars with Matthew McConaughey, I got uncomfortable hearing her awkward line delivery – her very obvious facial “work” was much less of my concern. In fact, although I knew her name and the general sex-appeal-connotation, Kim Novak is a bit before my time. I had to do a quick Google search to confirm her Glamazon history. Twitter can be a particular kind of cruel to public figures – as ... Read More
BY Maggie Carr in Boob Tube on Mar 03, 2014 |
Even with all of the almost-there-but-not-quite Ellen jokes and the most transcendent acceptance speech in the history of acceptance speeches, we still found time to sit down with the latest episode of Girls. Or least I did.
Hannah’s grandma is dying, so she eats a salad in the middle of the sidewalk. This confirms that she is the kind of pedestrian that deserves all of the pigeon shits.
At her mom’s urging, Hannah shows up at the ... Read More
BY Brittany Allen in Boob Tube on Feb 27, 2014 |
Looks like the fierce ladies of Reductress have done it again. In the video below, an actually real and bona fide author (Maya Michaels) explains how she won the prestigious Featherton Award by inscribing her entire novel on...her fingertips. Take a look at the clip below for the outlandish results:
Consistently on-point, Reductress remains a brilliant source for faux-feminews -- we still consider it our very own Onion. ... Read More
BY Nina K. Guzman in Boob Tube on Feb 26, 2014 |
While there's no denying Fiona Apple's other worldly musical skills, an upcoming project will have the singer trading her vocal and songwriting abilities for real super powers in the new French show, H-Man. She plays BioFrau, the leader of the activist group "Feux Verts" who apparently will have some awesome earth bending powers of her own. The show was created from the mind of Joseph Cahill, the same guy who directed Apple's music video for "Every Single ... Read More
BY Nina K. Guzman in Boob Tube on Feb 26, 2014 |
Female friendships are these amazing, complicated, weird and wonderful things that heavily influence most of our lives and yet are so often misrepresented (if presented at all) in popular media. It's not always sleepovers and mimosas; friendships are challenging, and as we grow up and change, so do our relationships. An honest look at these relationships arrives in the new show Doll & Em.
Real life friends Emily Mortimer and Dolly Wells have teamed up to ... Read More
BY Brittany Allen in Boob Tube on Feb 21, 2014 |
You've heard the intelligentsia, blabbing away at their dinner parties about the erosion of the American language. You've skimmed a comment board, at some point in your life. Heck, you're probably guilty of the occasional 'LITERALLY' or 'THEIR/THEY'RE/THERE' muddle yourself, despite AutoCorrect, a college degree, and the best intentions.
It's easy to chalk up the modern world's escalating tolerance of spelling and grammar mistakes to the newfangled ... Read More
BY Nina K. Guzman in Boob Tube on Feb 20, 2014 |
What do you get when you mix Mary Louise Parker, cooking puns and a butt load of wine into a heart shaped bowl? Other than a cavity, this truly sweet Youtube video.
The people that brought you a chance to win a visit to Downton Abbey are now bringing you the opportunity to win an afternoon baking brownies with the cast of Weeds. And to kick off the announcement, everyone's favorite drug dealing mom hangs out with Youtube's inebriated cooking sweetheart. Of course ... Read More
It’s no secret that the members of Pussy Riot have not been warmly welcomed back into Russia. The absolutely repulsive video footage of members being attacked with whips and pepper spray has gone viral over the past couple of days. Earlier today though, in Sochi, a press conference held by Pussy Riot in collaboration with Cinema For Peace and The Voice Project (organizations that utilize the powers of film and music to create and encourage ... Read More
BY Sabrina Hart in Boob Tube on Feb 19, 2014 |
Depending on your perspective, this is either a joyous occasion or a sign of the apocalypse: Oprah's OWN network has announced plans to release an eight-part docuseries on Lindsay Lohan. The series, simply called “Lindsay,” is set to premiere on Sunday, March 9 at 10PM, and it's directed by filmmaker Amy Rice, who also created the doc “By the People: The Election of Barack Obama." So far, OWN has released a photo depicting a dazzling LiLo, which ... Read More