Friday, October 23, 2020

ON TWITTER, MR. MURDOCH IS REAL; MRS. MURDOCH IS FAKE

January 3, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

When Rupert Murdoch entered the realm of Twitter over the weekend, reporters immediately sought confirmation from News Corp that @rupertmurdoch was really the work of the media mogul. Yes, it was, the company confirmed. But when his wife, Wendi Deng, joined him on Twitter and began twitting him about some of his comments, no one […]

CONAN O’BRIEN “APOLOGIZES” TO JIMMY KIMMEL

December 24, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Conan O’Brien took to the Internet Thursday to respond to several Web postings that noted that his recent “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” spoof on TBS, in which Sarah Palin is seen shooting Rudolph, was similar to one produced on ABC rival Jimmy Kimmel’s late-night show two weeks earlier. In a tongue-in-cheek message, Conan apologized to […]

BUBLÉ VIDEO GOES VIRAL WITH CELEBRITY SPOOF

September 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A video spoofing Hollywood celebrity by Canadian crooner Michael Bublé has quickly gone viral on YouTube, drawing more than 100,000 views since Monday. In the video promoting his latest single, “Hollywood,” Bublé gives some uncanny impressions of an assortment of celebrities, ranging from Justin Bieber to Keith Richards, to Tom Cruise, to James Dean (and […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: I’M STILL HERE

September 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Critics are suggesting that, judging from Casey Affleck’s documentary about him, Joaquin Phoenix may still be here but he’s not all there. In his review of I’m Still Here, Joe Neumaier writes in the New York Daily News: “The whole thing is such a tedious, foul-mouthed mess that it isn’t even worth discussing as a […]

WHAT IF INCEPTION STARRED THE TOY STORY CHARACTERS?

August 2, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Reminiscent of the Downfall spoofs in which Hitler appears to rant about everything from the delay in releasing the latest Harry Potter movie to the wait for an Apple iPad to, well, all of the spoofs “that ridicule me and make me look like a complete idiot,” new videos based on the trailer for Inception […]