Ben Gibbard, now off the sauce.For more than a decade, Ben Gibbard has been a wildly successful musician. He's fronted for Death Cab for Cutie, was one-half of the iconic indie-electro outfit The Postal Service, and, oh yeah, married Zooey Deschanel. But during all that, he harbored a dark secret ... More >>
Brace yourself, everybody. Not content with torturing us back in 2006 with her debut album, Paris Hilton is apparently preparing to unleash a second one. So, in her honor and as a means to prepare ourselves, here's our list of the top six celebrities who should never make music ever again. Oh, and f ... More >>
Tamara PalmerIdris Elba at the Ritz-Carlton San Francisco.It's not that Idris Elba doesn't appreciate the adulation of hardcore fans of Stringer Bell, the pivotal character he played on the HBO series The Wire. It's just that he's sick of still talking about it, six years after Bell's untime ... More >>
When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that cameras would not be permitted to film Perry v. Schwarzenegger, directors John Ireland and John Ainsworth, along with a band of volunteer actors, decided to reenact the entire Prop. 8 trial and post the results to Youtube. Until today, the actors relie ... More >>
Eugene MirmanDaniel Handler, Larry Doyle, Marc Maron, and Eugene Mirman on You're a Horrible Person, But I Like You: The Believer Book of Advice @ The Jewish Community Center A book with the title You're a Horrible Person, But I Like You: The Believer Book of Advice implies certain things. Namel ... More >>
BrainchildvnI am displeased in you, Hank Plante. By now many of you have seen the cringe-worthy Gavin Newsom/Hank Plante interview, an experience every bit as unpleasant as watching Ricky Gervais as David Brent pontificate and condescend in the British version of The Office. Most folks will remem ... More >>
The film snob's guide to the best cinema the season has to offer.
And they bring him to life in Ghost Town.
Rainn Wilson comedy is more childish pop than hardcore funny.
Full of itself and not half as funny as it thinks it is, Hamlet 2 is simply tragic.
The season of big budget bangs uses its brain
George Clooney's ode to screwball comedies of yore is sooooo close. But yet.
The 40-Year-Old Virgin gets a heart-on while telling wonderfully dirty jokes
In David Brent's The Office, it's better to be popular than competent
NBC hopes Coupling is its next hitcom, which bugs the show's biggest fans