Posts tagged "BJ Novak"

TV Party: Kitty Talks The Office

The Office may have concluded its nine-season run in 2013, but the series is still very much alive for rapper, singer, writer, and Office MEGA fan Kitty. (The series is also still very much alive for anyone with Netflix, a beating heart in their cold chest, and a love 2 laugh.) I recently chatted with… More »

By: Kelly Conaboy / May 15, 2014

Hear Tunde Adebimpe And Alison Brie Recite A B.J. Novak Short Story On This American Life

As you probably know, B.J. Novak is a writer and actor who got pretty famous working in both roles on NBC's The Office -- you'll remember him as office douche Ryan Howard. Novak recently published a short-story collection called One More Thing, which I just finished reading a few weeks ago, and if you want… More »

By: Michael Nelson / March 3, 2014

Here Are Some Afternoon Links!

Saturday Night Live head writer Colin Jost will take over for Seth Meyers on "Weekend Update." Meet videos of him over at Splitsider! -Splitsider Sarah Silverman is visited by Jesus Christ to discuss women's reproductive rights. -SarahSilverman Jake Johnson was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night and talked about… More »

By: Kelly Conaboy / January 23, 2014

These Ain’t Your Daddy’s The Smurfs! (Quick Question: What Are Smurfs?)

The Smurfs teaser trailer, you guys: Look, I'm an adult. And this movie was not made for adults. Even an adult who used to love the Smurfs, and as a child had a velvet Crown Royal bag where he kept all his Smurfs figurines, and considered this velvet bag of Smurfs figurines to be one… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / June 17, 2010

Colby Is Back! And He Owns A Restaurant?

I'm glad that you broke up with your ex-boyfriend, Nick, but your new boyfriend, BJ, doesn't seem much better. I judge you for the lord. More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / January 7, 2010

The Videogum Movie Club: Inglourious Basterds

Let me just say, first and foremost, that I was wrong. I often am! I did not love Inglourious Basterds. I didn't even really like it very much. But it was not the disastrous, self-indulgent, World War Grindhouse shitshow that I had anticipated. It was decent, actually! There were parts of it that were very… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / August 24, 2009

Inglourious Basterds Looks Terrable

We haven't posted the Inglourious Basterds teaser trailer yet this week because the only versions available were those clips from Entertainment Tonight where those dumb-dumbs talk over the whole thing. What's that all about anyway? Those guys should shut up. That show should be called WE-T, short for We Should Shut Up Tonight, am I… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / February 11, 2009

The Office: Ryan’s Cray-zy Kelly Impression

Last's night's episode of The Office was written by the great Mindy Kaling, which explains all the extended makeout scenes with B.J. Novak, jk! But seriously, so many people write TV show episodes that it's not often that you can actually notice little touches by a credited writer. In this episode, though, there were at… More »

By: Lindsay Robertson / November 21, 2008

The Office: Kelly And Ryan Get Back Together

A funny subplot in an otherwise sort of blah episode: Ryan helps Kelly break up with Darryl and finds it surprisingly easy: We'd better not have heard the last of Darryl on this subject. (Prediction: Darryl and Angela...)… More »

By: Lindsay Robertson / November 14, 2008

Friday Fight: Is Or Is Not Jimmy Fallon The Worst

gabe: ok gabe: jimmy fallon is untalented gabe: and does not deserve the job of late night talk show host gabe: end of fight lindsay: What qualities do you think a good talk show host should have? gabe: i think that a good talk show host should be witty gabe: and an interesting person i… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / April 25, 2008