Late Night TV Gets a Clue: The End of All-White Male Writers' Rooms

When NBC announced last May that their next late night host would be Seth Meyers, reaction ranged from Yay, I love him to Meh to Great, another white guy. While Meyers looks like most everyone who has hosted before him, the next generation of late night hosts are quietly ushering in diversity. We just don't see it… » 2/24/14 2:30pm 2/24/14 2:30pm

Conan O'Brien Has Some Hilarious Revisions for Taylor Swift's '22'

For most of us, 22 was less about sitting poolside at a mansion while making flower crowns with Jessica Szohr and more about working a shitty job, freaking out about debt and drowning your sorrows in cheap beer. That's not a dig on Taylor Swift's version of "22." She's just singing her reality and her reality happens… » 5/22/13 6:30pm 5/22/13 6:30pm

Sunday Sign-Off: Rebel Wilson's Childhood Was a Puppy-Filled Australian…

Since you're not a 13-year-old in 1993 (sorry for alienating you, teenagers of the past who may be reading this through a timescope), you're probably not going to watch the MTV Movie Awards tonight. That's okay — you can still appreciate Rebel Wilson's tales of growing up in a house full of beagles puppies (as well… » 4/14/13 6:30pm 4/14/13 6:30pm

Here's Conan O'Brien's Awesome Parody of 'Reasons My Son Is Crying.'…

When I clicked on this link, I didn't expect to fall in love. Oh, okay, another disposable Tumblr parody—this one is Conan O'Brien's "Reasons My Talk Show Host Is Crying," a riff on America's current sweetheart "Reasons My Son Is Crying"—do I really need that? I will not be manipulated by your cynical corporate… » 4/12/13 8:00pm 4/12/13 8:00pm

Will Charlize Theron Help Jennifer Aniston Score a Black Kid?

Jennifer Aniston, the quintessential grown-up Judy Blume heroine, has a lot of Very Important Decisions to make in the next few months as her wedding to Justin Theroux draws nigh. Apparently she's been quizzing Charlize Theron—mom of one-year-old Jackson Theron—about the process of adoption since mutual friend Chelsea… » 3/15/13 9:00am 3/15/13 9:00am

Ryan Gosling Calls Conan O'Brien Names Via a Lady in the Audience…

OK, someone who really really loves Ryan Gosling, can you explain to me your love? He's a cute guy, great voice, some fun roles, hilarious Mickey Mouse Club past, I get all that, but I just can't go loco for him like some of the ladies. Which, fair, different stroked, but I need it explained to me, this popularity of… » 1/11/13 3:40pm 1/11/13 3:40pm