The ‘Wire’ Copyediting Scandal: David Simon Responds!
Plus: Michael McKean and Dane Cook!
How much money does it take to get a guy to abandon his publishing house of 43 years?
Vulture sits down with everyone's favorite stickup artist.
Can Letterman make up his long-standing ratings deficit when he can offer monologues and Top Ten lists while his competitor, presumably, can only offer an hour of Jaywalking?
The L.A. Times profiles "the next Tyler Perry," before his movie makes $30 million this time.
Plus industry news on Peter Berg, the Coen brothers, and Tyler Perry … in space!
In Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, The Office's Jenna Fischer plays Darlene Madison, winsome backup singer and love interest to John C. Reilly's titular Johnny Cash knockoff. But during the making of the film, Fischer says, it wasn't Cox she had to worry about — it was his ass.
Bay–area rap stages a comeback, thanks to one man's awesome mixtape cover.
There was still superb pirate material to be had — and too little critical coverage of it. That's where we come in!
Watching the just-released trailer for next May's Sarah Marshall, we can't help but wonder how it's possible that it doesn't star Ben Stiller.
Plus: Spidey makes the cover!
What do buxom beauties, a pastoral settings, and dismembered feet have in common? Jim Shaw, apparently.
We were shocked recently to discover that a couple of our readers didn't quite understand just how stop-motion animation worked. So, we unearthed this little gem, which was created last year by Canadian high schooler Joel Plosz for a science-fair project.
Plus quotes from Paul Thomas Anderson, Helen Mirren, and Guillermo Del Toro.
What might "Stairway to Heaven" have sounded like if it had been recorded for the Beatles' A Hard Day's Night instead of Led Zeppelin's IV? Like this, we guess.
Love was in the air at the Happy Ending Music and Reading Series last night.
We really wish we were classy enough not to point out that wangs were popping up everywhere this year, but, sadly, we are not — there were dicks all over the place!
We especially love the rooflines.
"My mind thinks like that all the time, coming up with crazy clever metaphors and rhymery thingies."