Props to carnivore666 who dropped this old school footage of House M.D. star Hugh Laurie in our Drop It section. We know the pill-popping acerbic doctor he portrays on TV is supposed to be subtlety humorous, but in this old clip from a comedy show across the pond he’s actually funny!
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Big thanks to Zoltarkill (great name, by the way) for introducing me to my new favorite website: Videogame Theater. There’s something special about watching PacMan hit rock bottom and shoot heroin in an alleyway. It was always about the pills with that guy.
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Tom Cruise wasn’t the only one running around Manhattan yesterday- Best Week Ever was too! Check out this exclusive footage of the leather-jacketed one making his way from place to place- via firetruck, helicopter, Lamborghini and red carpet. Just another day in the life of Ethan Hunt… I mean Tom Cruise.
Last weekend, Kanye West showed up for a surprise performance at the hipster hipfest in the desert, the vortex of all hipness in the known universe, the Coachella Music Festival. Throughout his performance, Kanye sported a rootin’-tootin’ cowboy bandanna around his neck, which has recently become the latest “let’s all wear the same arbitrary fashion accessory” fad in places with a dense hipster population, such as New York City, Austin and Los Angeles. Anyway, when Kanye showed up on the decidedly un-hip TRL this Wednesday and Thursday with un-hip friend Tom Cruise to promote Mission: Impossible, he boldly continued sporting rootin’-tootin’ bandannas on BOTH occasions (see photos after the jump). So what’s up – is Kanye reading VICE Magazine or something? Can we expect him to start popping up on The Cobrasnake and Blue States Lose wearing a trucker hat and a Welcome Back Kotter t-shirt?
A now a special message from Kanye the Hip-hop-ster:
I long for simpler times. The days when you knew Thursday was “Must See TV” and there was no doubt you’d be watching NBC from 8-10pm. Ahhh… the good old days. Well, things aren’t that easy anymore. Tonight there’s a ton of good stuff on, but it’s gonna take some work (and a good DVR) to get it all. There’s Smallville on the WB, The Office on NBC, CSI on CBS, The OC on Fox, and Everybody Hates Chris on UPN to name a few. It’s not going to be easy. So that’s why I want to know, what are YOU gonna watch tonight? Vote now!
In the upcoming issue of Vanity Fair, Nicole Richie finally addresses her weight issues, admitting that she’s “too skinny.”
But that’s not enough for the salacious magazine, they also snag an interview with her psychiatrist who sounds off on her treatment and diagnosis. Dr. Jeffery Wilkins, her psychiatrist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A says: “We’re working on a systematic plan to get more calories in. If it’s not anorexia, she should be able to gain the weight. If it ends up being anorexia, we’ll help her with that.”
Vanity Fair editors were pleased with Wilkins’ candor about these very private issues and only wished that Richie’s OBGYN was as cooperative about her Pap Smear.
How many of you kids out there watched last night’s killer episode of LOST? For a show that seems to dangle plot info in front of you like a carrot on a stick, last night had no shortage of crazy twists and turns. I’m not going to spoil anything in the post, but I encourage you all to discuss your theories in the comments section. Also, did any of you TiVo-less viewers catch that bizarre commercial for The Hanso Foundation? Some pretty crazy stuff. And what about this secret link to the orientation video from the Dharma Initiative? What does it all mean!?!
Remember – don’t drink and drive, kiddies