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Bill Simmons Played Too Much Pearl Jam, Podcast Youtube Video Blocked From Displaying on Website

Since we are living in some sort of depressing Boston sports Groundhog Day reality, Bill Simmons had yet another opportunity to savor a championship on his podcast late last night… 136 more words

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Steven Soderbergh talking with Bill Simmons is a fascinating conversation

Tastes may vary when it comes to Bill Simmons and his podcast, but I don’t think he gets enough credit as an interviewer. Even if you don’t like his sports opinions, Simmons shows great taste in who he brings on his show, particularly with writers and directors. 288 more words

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PM Roundup: Rachel Brosnahan; Anthony Davis Wants To Be Traded; NFL Finally Admits Missed Pass Interference Call

The Big Lead’s PM Sports Roundup, which did not win a Screen Actors Guild Award Sunday night. 

Rachel stays winning: Rachel Brosnahan just keeps winning awards. 337 more words

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Herein Lies the Reason Bill Simmons Doesn't Write More Now

Bill Simmons gave an interview to Ben Mullin and Joe Flint of the Wall Street Journal that opened with a very Bill Simmons one-liner analogy — saying the state of the podcast business is bad because companies like Buzzfeed scaled back on them is like saying NBA business is bad because the Hawks were bad — and also included some interesting metrics about The Ringer’s business that we haven’t seen before. 383 more words

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Did An Old Bill Simmons Column Help Make Anchorman A Comedy Classic?

I don’t want to overreact to this or anything, but Adam McKay said something on Bill Simmons’ podcast last week that I can’t let go without notice. 805 more words

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Bill Simmons' Ringer Films, Alex Winter Team With HBO For 'Showbiz Kids' Doc

Bill Simmons’ Ringer Films is partnering with HBO on “Showbiz Kids,” a documentary about children in the entertainment business.

The film will feature interviews and examinations of the lives and careers of the most famous former child actors in the world. 251 more words

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HBO Sets Documentary 'Showbiz Kids' From Alex Winter, Glen Zipper And Bill Simmons' Ringer Films

HBO will shine a spotlight on children in show business, unveiling Tuesday the feature documentary Showbiz Kids. The film, to be directed a former child actor-turned-director Alex Winter, will be executive produced by The Ringer Films’ Bill Simmons, Trouper Productions’ Winter and Zipper Bros’ Glen Zipper. 211 more words

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