Sharing Someone Else's Pain: A Question of Tact via David Sedaris

David Sedaris penned a fantastic piece in The New Yorker about the suicide death of his youngest sister, Tiffany. In it, he talks about Tiffany's slow descent into depression by way of horrific living conditions and mental illness. This is framed, interestingly, by a family vacation he paid for shortly after her death. … » 10/21/13 9:00pm 10/21/13 9:00pm

Amy Sedaris Teaches Us How to Make Edible Cat Litter

Have you ever looked into a cat's litter box and thought, "Sure, cat litter is great, but why can't it be more edible?!"? I haven't, but rather than attributing this to the fact that eating cat litter is absolutely revolting, I'll blame my oversight on my not being much of a cat person. Maybe this is something you cat… » 9/13/13 1:10pm 9/13/13 1:10pm

Amy Sedaris Is the Best Worst Babysitter You'll Ever Hire

Let's pretend you live in a world where you're best friends with Amy Sedaris. You and Amy are so close that when you finally have a child, she is the natural choice for the baby's godmother. One night, you and your spouse decide to go out to dinner and ask your good friend Amy to watch your kid. She agrees and then, in … » 8/27/13 12:20pm 8/27/13 12:20pm

How To Cook Hot Dogs On A Rake, Courtesy Of Amy Sedaris

Thank goodness that Amy Sedaris was on Late Night last night, or we wouldn't have been blessed with the best way to grill up hot dogs for our holiday picnics this weekend. But as she demonstrates with Jimmy Fallon and Will Forte, the process could wind up turning into a sexually-charged, penis-joke gigglefest — not… » 8/31/11 1:40pm 8/31/11 1:40pm

Amy Sedaris Is Married, Possibly Only In Her Imagination

Last night Amy Sedaris told David Letterman she's married to a man named "Glenn." (She used to live with her imaginary boyfriend Ricky, until he was murdered.) It seems unlikely that Sedaris really married a disabled, diseased merchant marine, but either way, Ricky's ghost must be disappointed. Clip at left. » 5/22/09 3:40pm 5/22/09 3:40pm

Debra Messing Drops Baby Weight; Clooney & Jackman Fake Fight

In order to quench readers' insatiable thirst for gossip, we've decided to try an evening edition of the much-beloved Dirt Bag. Now you won't have to wait for morning to find out the latest celebrity news. Welcome to the swirling, sleazy disco ball of "Dirt Bag After Dark". 18 to enter and 21 to drink, ladies! » 11/25/08 6:00pm 11/25/08 6:00pm