Here Are Some Afternoon Links!

  • Janessa Slater (Vanessa Bayer), a media coach for bands, helps Ted Leo and Aimee Mann out in this new video! Thanks, Janessa! -Stereogum
  • Speaking of people being in videos together, here is a video of Scott Auckerman and Julie Klausner watching clips from talk shows and then talking about the clips! -Vulture
  • Do you want to know a few actors who didn’t get the roles on Parks and Recreation for which they auditioned? Okay, here you go: Beyonce audioned for April, Barak Obama auditoned for Aziz Ansari, and Benedict Cumberbatch tried out for both Ron and Leslie JK, click through to see non-JKs. -Uproxx
  • Robert Pattinson likes human smells rather than perfume smells. Cover yourselves in human smells, ladies!! -Dlisted
  • Calvin and Hobbes creator Bill Watterson sat down for a rare interview recently and talked about, among other things, why we’ll never see a Calvin and Hobbes movie. Good! -/Film
  • Have you read Anthony Hopkins’s fan letter to Bryan Cranston yet? You should! It’s nice. -DeathAndTaxes