Just a week after Bay Area emcee E-40 dropped three brand-new albums under the series name The Block Brochure, he now pops up as a pimping puppet named Vladimir Checkabitch in a Funny or Die video called "Bitches." The video depicts the "biggest rap group in the world," the Dummiez, a felted posse ... More >>
About seven years ago, I read something online about a then-recent episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm. Overcome with the desire to watch the episode for myself, but without a subscription to HBO, I fired up LimeWire, the now-defunct file-sharing software, and quickly found the episode I wanted. An hou ... More >>
As I've hinted at once or twice on the Exhibitionist, I'm a huge My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic fan. Though it doesn't unseat the oft-mentioned Mystery Science Theater 3000 as my all-time favorite, it's my top currently running scripted show and is likely to remain so until Breaking Bad returns ... More >>
Disney's latest toon is a starry dog story.
Two mediocre adaptations by two directors who really should have known better.
Woody Allen is back from his European vacation. Next, he directs Larry David in N.Y.C. and Puccini for L.A. Opera.
Tae kwon do comedy The Foot Fist Way stars a truly cringetastic Danny McBride.
The season of big budget bangs uses its brain
Get ready for more unorthodox hilarity, as Variety reported that HBO has picked up a new show from David Cross and Bob Odenkirk of Mr. Show fame. Titled David's Situation, the show stars Cross as himself and will be directed by Odenkirk. Sounds more Curb Your Enthusiasm than Mr. Show to me. -- ASD ... More >>
Quannum projects star and alt-rap icon
Albert Brooks looks for comedy and comes up empty
Mining San Francisco's psych-rock past to forge a bright new future
In which the tormented comedian sucks up to our items column by barking. Right. Like a dog.
Andy Richter deserves to control the universe, if only Fox would let him
Between optimism and despair, there's comic (and author) Richard Lewis
TV managed to suck and blow in 2000, but still, we watched...and watched