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Here Are Some Afternoon Links!

Kelly Conaboy | February 24, 2012 - 4:15 pm
  • I’m not sure if you guys are regular viewers of Chris Gethard’s weekly public access variety show, The Chris Gethard Show, but this week’s episode was so wonderful. My goodness. Chis surprised frequent-caller 16-year-old Alyssa with a bunch of her favorite comedians, including our own Joe Mande, and our own Tina Fey, and our own Ted Leo, and our own everybody else. Watch it! It’s so nice! -TheChrisGethardShow
  • Here is an article about Paul Rudd and the movie Wanderlust. Are any of you guys going to see that this weekend? I want to but the movie theater I bought a Groupon for isn’t showing it. And it’s like I already bought that Groupon, you know. But I want to see it! -NYDaily
  • Guess who’s going to play Nelson Mandela in a movie at some point. I’ll give you infinite guesses. Did you guess? Ooook, one more second. Ok. You got your guesses? Ok, it’s Idris Elba! Your favorite! Did you guess him? -Vulture
  • Guess who’s going to play Hercules in a movie at some point. I’ll give you infinite guesses. Did you guess? Ooook, one more second. Ok. You got your guesses? Ok, it’s The Rock! Your favorite! Did you guess him? -Variety
  • Bill Maher donated A MILLION dollars to Obama’s SuperPAC. That is so many dollars! He said that having a country governed by Barack Obama rather than any of the Republican candidates is “worth a million dollars.” How about that! -Deadline
  • Tyra Banks just graduated from Harvard Business School! “I have two diplomas in my hands. One of them is from Harvard Business School. The other one is not. The one that is from Harvard Business School is the one that I just got, when I graduated from it.” -Tyra Banks. -Dlisted
  • Here is a cat doing a human thing! -TheDailyWhat
  • This is a long story about finding the human behind @Horse_ebooks that I haven’t read yet, to be honest, but I bet it would be of interest to some of you! -Gawker
  • FilmDrunk has an Oscars drinking game to share with you. Here is my Oscars drinking game: Drink one bottle of champagne per person. FUN! -FilmDrunk