Sudden Ratings Magnet 'SNL' Hoping Election Season Never Ends

When Rome burned people enjoyed watching the fiddler, and now that this country is more effed than ever before, we enjoy watching SNL » 9/26/08 2:25pm 9/26/08 2:25pm. According to a new in Variety, “ has experienced a hefty bump in the Nielsen polls this election season, boasting a 50% gain over last season’s first two episodes.” The political…

Judd Apatow Gets In Bed With YouTube Sensation Bo Burnham

Picture it: You’re an 18-year-old kid from Massachusetts and you make a few YouTube videos » 9/25/08 5:40pm 9/25/08 5:40pm of yourself singing humorous songs about math and banging old ladies. All of a sudden they start getting millions of hits. Then you get signed by Gersh and 3 Arts. Then, you perform at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal.…

Alec Baldwin Stops By Conan Just For Shits and Giggles

We were so wrapped up in all that Letterman/McCain business » 9/25/08 4:20pm 9/25/08 4:20pm, we almost forgot about this nice little surprise from last night’s . Fresh off his best actor Emmy win for , Alec Baldwin stopped by the set unannounced for a brief round of “In The Year 2000.” It seems like Alec’s been rocking those Buddy Holly glasses…

Oscars to Be 100% Funnier/Gayer With Ricky Gervais and Bill Condon At…

Are you still trying to scrub the memory of those heinous Emmy awards from your brain? Perhaps this rumor will do the trick. We can all agree that one of the only bright spots of the awards were when Ricky Gervais did that “give me my Emmy” bit with Steve Carell. Well, according to E-Dubs » 9/25/08 3:15pm 9/25/08 3:15pm (that’s for you laymen),…

Will Kirk Cameron Be The Surprise King of The Box Office This Weekend?

Actually, no he won’t. But the former Growing Pains » 9/24/08 3:25pm 9/24/08 3:25pm star and does have a movie coming out called , and according to the it “has been No. 1 in advance sales on movie ticketing site Fandango.com with 31% of this week's business, albeit in a slow marketplace— even outpacing sales for the big-budget popcorn thriller ,…