Monsters’ Ball: The Week’s Best Comments

It has been a pretty quiet week around here! Perhaps all of the monsters have gone back to school and their parents have restricted their Internet privileges until they finish their homework. EAT YOUR HYPOTHETICAL VEGETABLES! I do not know where everyone went. But, well, with so many people out of the picture, it cleared the way for a first in Monsters’ Ball history. I’m not sure how I feel about it. Probably bad. I feel bad about most things.

After the jump, your five highest rated comments, your lowest rated comment, and my Editor’s Choice.

This Week’s Highest Rated Comments


Our Two Gabes.

Posted by: werttrew in response to America’s Next Top Model: Y’all Wanna Be On Top?
Score = 45


PBO – You were sooo awesome in Wall Street. Movie change my life. And Platoon? Get out of here.

CS – That’s quite a compliment sir.

PBO – Also loved you in The Mighty Ducks.

CS – What.

Posted by: werttrew in response to Charlie Sheen’s 9/11 Fan Fiction
Score = 45


“Do you have any idea, Mr. President, how long it took me to beat that hooker and throw her out of my car once I was finished?”

“Roughly immediately?”

“Right you are, Mr. President.”

Posted by: TheJesusCodpiece in response to Charlie Sheen’s 9/11 Fan Fiction
Score = 46


“Hip and Trendy types with Real Bartending experience”

Anyone else thinking what I’m thinking?

Posted by: werttrew in response to You Could Star (But Please Don’t Star) In Entourage: Lower East Side
Score = 56


Dear Videogum sirs: In regards to your unkind commets, Ms. Banks would like to register a retort:

Posted by: werttrew in response to Tyra Banks Wants To Be The Black Gwyneth Paltrow
Score = 60

[Ed. note: uhhhhhhhh, congratulations, werttrew? You came out of nowhere and managed to score 4 out of the top 5 spots this week? Either your comments represent the zeitgeist of the Videogum Commenter Community, efficiently expressing what everyone was feeling, or you stuffed the ballots somehow. I don’t really think you cheated. But it’s weird! You have to admit that it’s weird!]

This Week’s Lowest Rated Comment

i wish she had more kids on her show. i love watching kids. and touching their butts.

Posted by: WoW Rules 69 in response to Ellen Degeneres’s Big Announcement
Score = -23

[Ed. note: I was honestly half-expecting the lowest rated comment this week to be from werttrew. It would just make sense. I probably should have picked one of his comments for the Editor’s Choice. You know, for thematic cohesion. Anyway, this comment winning the bottom slot seems, much like werttrew’s victory sweep, to indicate just how inactive the comments were this week. It’s a clumsy, gross, unfunny, trollish comment. But it’s also, you know, shrug.]

This Week’s Editor’s Choice

Really? Another “this shoulda been Lindsay” post? Can’t we just take it on faith that everyone has their reasons?

Posted by: RobinRubbermaid in response to Melrose Place: The Ghost In The Pool

[Ed. note: No one is trying to replace Lindsay Robertson, because there is no replacing Lindsay Robertson. Yes, agreed, the timing of the introduction of freelance contributors was awkward. So. “It’s complicated” — Facebook. Can we all move forward now?]