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Talking Heads

  1. the theater
    And You May Find Yourself Seeing David Byrne on Broadway!American Utopia is coming this fall.
  2. vulture lists
    The 50 Best Music Documentaries of All TimeFrom Woodstock to Beyoncé’s Homecoming, these films are as essential to understanding the artists as any of their records.
  3. David Byrne on His New Album and All the Reasons You Can Still be Cheerful“You watch out! You will be confronted at some point.”
  4. reunions
    David Byrne Shuts Down Talking Heads Reunion As a Silly ‘Nostalgia Exercise’“And I’m not interested in that.”
  5. right click
    Selena Gomez’s Revival Continues on New Talking Heads–Sampling SongDavid Byrne gave it his blessing.
  6. roll clip!
    Stephen Colbert Dares to Cover Talking Heads’ ‘Once in a Lifetime’ in Tight SuitSame as he ever was: fully committed to the job at hand.
  7. a once in a lifetime reunion
    David Byrne on a Potential Talking Heads Reunion“You can’t have it all.”
  8. the name of this band is test pattern
    Hear Hader, Armisen’s Talking Heads Parody AlbumIncluding the timeless jams “This Is My Street” and “Art + Student = Poor.”
  9. this ain't no party this ain't no disco this is tv
    Documentary Now! to Parody Stop Making SenseArmisen and Hader are up to some new tricks.
  10. dream collaborations
    Watch David Byrne and Arcade Fire PerformLove -> This Collaboration
  11. radio vulture
    Who Did the Best Talking Heads Cover at Last Night’s David Byrne Tribute?It was a night of yelpy singing, jittery dancing, and at least one comically oversize suit. 
  12. talking heads
    The Worst Male Response to the Catcalling VideoOh, CNN.
  13. comings and goings
    NBC Might Have Paid David Gregory $4 Million to Go Away The rest of his contract, plus some hush money. 
  14. talking heads
    NBC Puts David Gregory Out of His MiseryThe network has reportedly made its final decision.
  15. talking heads
    NBC Not Denying Todd Will Replace Gregory on MTPThe change is reportedly coming by year’s end.
  16. blowhards
    ESPN Suspends Stephen A. Smith for a WeekESPN gives the First Take host seven days off.
  17. talking heads
    No One Watches Meet the Press AnymoreThe network interviewed his friends and wife because no one is watching anymore.
  18. bloopers
    Fox News Host Congratulates ‘NAACP’ National ChampsNaturally, basketball + Fox News = a discussion of race.
  19. 100 years of new york music
    Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth on the ’70s, CBGB“There were a lot of really highly perceptive people in the scene, at CBGB, but there were also some real douche-nozzles.”
  20. talking heads
    Larry King Says Piers Morgan Was No Larry KingAlso he’s around to come back to CNN, if necessary.
  21. talking heads
    Bill O’Reilly Selling Deeply Uninsightful Notes From ‘Historic’ Obama InterviewCurrent bid: $11,200.
  22. juxtaposition of the day
    Juxtaposition of the Day: Glenn Beck EditionWeeks after apologizing for tearing the country apart, he’s back to his old tricks.
  23. talking heads
    Anthony Weiner Still Flirting With TVA new talking-head job is reportedly on the horizon.
  24. talking heads
    Joe Scarborough Has Never Smoked Pot Because It ‘Just Makes You Dumb’“I don’t get it, man.”
  25. shop talk
    Video: Watch Chris Gethard Shop With Dismemberment Plan’s Travis MorrisonThe indie-rock icon dishes on fashion and his influences with one of our favorite comedians.
  26. cable news news
    George Will Is Finally Joining Fox NewsIt’s about time.
  27. talking heads
    Keith Olbermann Might Go Back to ESPNFingers crossed!
  28. talking heads
    Keith Olbermann Back to Square OneCovering sports for Turner Broadcasting!
  29. talking heads
    Condoleezza Rice Is Now a CBS News ContributorShe will be on hand to provide Inauguration Day sass.
  30. loose threads
    Obama’s Girls Think Cell Phone Holster Is ‘Dorky’; Cacharel Loses CEOPlus, Karlie Kloss wears a big red cape on the cover of Vogue China.
  31. soundtracked
    What Does the Use of a Talking Heads Song Say About a Movie?Other than that the music supervisor has good taste.
  32. talking heads
    Keith Olbermann Is Looking for a Job, Any JobThe host is reportedly “aggressively job-shopping, and he’s not being too picky about it.”
  33. talking heads
    Chris Matthews Lights Up Reince Priebus on Race“It is an embarrassment to your party to play that card.”
  34. florence and the machine
    Florence + the Machine, ‘Wild Wild Life’Your move, Byrne.
  35. talking heads
    Sean Hannity Has Never Heard of Skinny JeansIn Hannity’s defense, skinny jeans don’t exist in the fifties, the decade in which he lives.
  36. talking heads
    The Decapitated Model in Kanye West’s ‘Monster’ Video Enjoyed the Shoot“Between takes, he still had my hair and would talk to the director or on his phone while I was chilling three feet below him.”
  37. talking heads
    Comedy Showrunners Talk Twitter, Charlie Sheen, and PoliticsAnd much else.
  38. talking heads
    Seven Showrunners Talk Character Deaths, Taking Notes, and CursingYou can say Jesus H. Christ. Not Jesus Christ.
  39. ink-stained wretches
    Talking Head Jonathan Alter Is the Last of the ‘Newsweek Six’ to LeaveThe end of a 28-year relationship.
  40. chat room
    Tom Tom Club’s Chris Frantz on 30 Years of ‘Genius of Love’“Grandmaster Flash said, ‘You know you’re going to be hearing this [“Genius of Love”] beat a lot.’ And I said, ‘You think so?’”
  41. talking heads
    John Kinnucan Wouldn’t Sing for Feds, But Now He Won’t Shut Up“If I don’t raise my voice, nobody will, because everyone has gone underground.”
  42. copyright
    David Byrne Sues the Governor of FloridaFor using a song without permission.
  43. talking heads
    VH1 Already Kicking Dirt on the Freshly Dug Grave of Paul F. TompkinsThe network is launching a new pop-culture show called ‘The Great Debate.’
  44. early and awesome
    Tell Us How You Really Feel About Torture, Shepard Smith“We are America! We do not f—ing torture!”
  45. talking heads
    The White House Would Be Happy to Tutor Rick Santelli If He Needs ItWhite House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs batted off the CNBC reporter’s attack with the aplomb of Regina George.
  46. right-click
    Norah Jones Makes Arcade Fire Song Even More BoringMusic from Lupe Fiasco, Jason Isbell, and Heavy Trash.
  47. the take
    ‘The Atlantic’ Declares War on QuirkinessHey, you! Yeah, you, the “Gen-X indie” guy in Austin, Madison, or Adams Morgan with the ironic facial hair! Michael Hirschorn at The Atlantic has a problem with you and your insufferable quirkiness.