BY Alison Berry in Boob Tube on Jul 21, 2010 |
It's Wednesday. It's the afternoon in the summer. So what do to do? Stay inside and play video games of course! Or even better/equal to that, surfing the interwebs for videos.
Check out this pretty sweet music video by the Guild. For any girl who was play an MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role play game), I'm sure you've experienced this at least once, (even if you pick a male avatar!) I know I have. Oh the joys of pixels!
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BY Nicole Finkbiner in Boob Tube on Jul 19, 2010 |
Last Wednesday, the hilarious and equally unpredictable, Tracy Morgan appeared on The Tonight Show and proved exactly why we made him our April/May cover dude.
After telling Jay about how experiencing Colin Powell’s warm embrace moved him to tears, Tracy weighed in on the now infamous Gibson tapes.
“They’re selling like hot cakes in Compton,” he says.
[Actually, it turns out an album of 15 Mel-inspired ... Read More
BY Catie Colliton in Boob Tube on Jul 16, 2010 |
Friday lunch break starts right now with the lovely and hilarious Janeane Garofalo in a classic set-up from Funny Or Die about hotties in a bar.
Idiots with Zoe Saldana & Kate Bosworth from Zoe Saldana
Video: Funny Or Die
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BY Catie Colliton in Boob Tube on Jul 15, 2010 |
The recent trailers for "The Social Network" aka the Facebook movie have been creepy to say the least, with audio clips set to suspenseful music and words like "traitor" as the only images. This new trailer gives us a little more of the movie, though it's still pretty dark. One thing is for sure: we will be watching it this fall. Not only because our September cover girl Rashida Jones is one of the main players in this dramatic flick, but also because it's about ... Read More
BY Lisa Kirchner in Boob Tube on Jul 07, 2010 |
My favorite thing about hearing Samantha Bee do a not-reading in Bryant Park was when somebody asked her what it was like to be a female correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. God bless her pregnant self, she said it was hard. Just like being a man on the show. And I got it on tape. Less than two weeks later Jezebel comes out with a tell-all rant from some disgruntled former employees about what a horrid place the show is for ladies. I was gonna respond ... Read More
BY Alison Berry in Boob Tube on Jul 07, 2010 |
Having BS’d my way through many a close-reading paper in my college Shakespeare class, I know that some, not all, but of Shakespeare’s more well know female characters are complete pushovers. (At least in modern terms.)
She loses a handkerchief, Othello gets crazy jealous, and they both end up dead in the end, she being murdered and he by offing himself. Urgh, most frustrating thing to read ever!
Granted, the plays were written in a ... Read More
BY Emily Rems in Boob Tube on Jun 30, 2010 |
So far, online reactions to last night’s premiere of the new ABC Family teen fat camp series Huge are mixed—and for good reason. Created by Winnie Holzman of My So-Called Life and her daughter Savannah Dooley, the show stars Hairspray’s adorable Nikki Blonsky (right) and the gorgeous Hayley Hasselhoff (David’s daughter, left), and is being touted as the antidote to all those skinny teen ensemble shows that relegate fat girls to the margins. ... Read More
BY Nicole Finkbiner in Boob Tube on Jun 28, 2010 |
A teen drama without any thin actresses...
For the past few weeks I’ve been constantly passing this ad (left) for the new ABC Family series Huge.
And each time I see it, I feel a weird mix of emotions.
On one hand, the ad features a plus sized girl (Hairspray’s Nikki Blonsky) in a bathing suit. On the other hand, she looks depressed and is trying to cover her stomach.
Either way, it effectively sparked my ... Read More
BY Catie Colliton in Boob Tube on Jun 25, 2010 |
In case you didn't already start your Friday off with a smile, here's a video of the always funny and cute Betty White doing an interview with Asylum's Ron Babcock. Rob tries to woo Betty and asks her advice on dating older women (not cougars, Ron!), and Betty is clearly too cool for the dirty-shirted dude.
UPDATE: Apologies for the video not uploading! Here's a link.
Image: Betty White
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BY Nicole Finkbiner in Boob Tube on Jun 23, 2010 |
Watch out America, she’s clean and sober!
Regardless of how you feel about the never-ending train wreck that is Courtney Love, I promise her Behind The Music is totally worth the two hours of your time.
Speaking candidly about her messed-up childhood, custody battles, numerous stints in rehab, and what it felt like to be deemed Nirvana’s Yoko Ono, I ... Read More