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Amy Poehler & More Turned Down 'Daily Show' Host Offers

Woah! Before a new host was officially announced, it seems that ‘The Daily Show’ made some offers to quite a few big names– and they all turned it down! 366 more words

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“I think we should stop asking people in their twenties what they “want to do” and start asking them what they don’t want to do.”

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Bill Simmons Says Comedy Central Whiffed On Three Stars Before Picking Trevor Noah As 'Daily Show' Host

Trevor Noah will be a household name in America by the end of the lunch hour today, thanks to Comedy Central’s decision to promote from within and select… 274 more words


12 Books in 2015, Part One

I’m sure a few of you have heard about the challenge that Mark Zuckerberg introduced in January, A Year Of Books, in which participants read a book every two weeks for the whole year. 290 more words


TV Fan - Binge Worthy TV

Sometimes I like to wait until things (or at least a season) is finished before I watch it. Binge watching has almost become it’s own genre with Amazon and Netflix releasing their original programming as a complete series rather than spreading it out. 435 more words

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Inside the Weird World of Twitter's Celebrity-Impersonating "Parody" Accounts

At 4:50 on the afternoon of March 1, @BillMurray tweeted a joke to his 497,000 Twitter followers: “I always say ‘morning’ instead of ‘good morning.’ If it were a good morning I’d still be in bed instead of talking to people.” His fans responded enthusiastically. 3,903 more words


Will Hollywood Ever Embrace Feminism?

According to the Guardian’s Hadley Freeman, the 2015 Golden Globes was ‘the first feminist film awards ceremony’. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler lampooned Bill Cosby and mocked the likes of George Clooney with great style and ease, whilst Maggie Gyllenhaal used her acceptance speech to praise  the wealth of ‘actual women’ in television today. 851 more words