Rolling Stone is teasing sections of their cover story with Zach Galifianakis. One of the choicest quotes? These words on Ke$ha:
‘I saw that Ke$ha woman the other day,’ he says. She’d e-mailed him about getting a drink, and a few days later, he ran into her in a bar. ‘She was sitting by herself, and I walked up to her and said, ‘Listen, I got your e-mail. Your music is really bad! I don’t know who listens to it, but I imagine it’s, like, six-year-olds –- and it’s a bad message.’
Galifianakis isn’t a fan of pop stars, it seems — another quote in the article talks about his brief stint writing for Saturday Night Live:
At one point, he was hired to write for SNL, where he pitched a sketch to albino-python-era Britney Spears in which she’s being interviewed on Entertainment Tonight when she suddenly, and without explanation, starts bleeding from the mouth. She didn’t laugh. ‘I remember staring at the ground for, like, 20 seconds, just silent,’ Galifianakis says. ‘45,000 open mics, and I’m trying to impress this 18-year-old pop star.’ He was there two weeks.
Read more of contributing editor Josh Eell’s cover story at Rolling Stone.