Chris Farley

Storm of sexual harassment claims engulfs Capitol Hill

They’re all-consuming.<p>Certain scandals devour the news. Especially those that engulf Capitol Hill.<p>We’re practically at an epidermal-absorption level now when it comes to Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., and reports by female members and aides about sexual harassment in the …

U.S. Politics

Tim Meadows: 'I Love Working With Will Ferrell'

Actor Tim Meadows admits he’s not the biggest star in Hollywood, but he’s had some of the most memorable performances in television shows and movies …

Comedy

25 Comedy Writers Pick Their Most Influential TV Episodes (Part 2)

My first real memory of New York City is forever linked to the television series <i>The O.C</i>.<p>A newly-minted New Yorker, I had just started my internship …

TV

Comedy Isn’t Funny

During the <i>SNL</i> season, the writers don’t need to have much interaction with the outside world. As the rewrite session drifts on, they bark out …

Norm Macdonald

Did Tiffany Haddish Save A Struggling SNL Last Night?

Honestly the last time I tuned in for SNL was when Drake hosted and that was only because I knew if I wasn’t laughing I could at least spend 90 …

Women of Color

Chris Farley Lives Thanks To This Guy’s Impression

Share This PostThis dude nails Chris Farley’s SNL character Matt Foley.Call up David Spade, time to get the band back together!Via digg.com.Read More …

Comedians

The Running Event Returns to Austin to Give Retailers a Leg Up, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

<b>AUSTIN –</b> The Running Event, considered North America’s four most important days in the specialty running business, returns to Austin, Texas, on …

Athletics

How To Write A Killer LinkedIn Recommendation

Dear Liz,<p>I’m job-hunting right now along with about 20 of my former coworkers. We all lost our jobs at the same time.<p>We are all writing LinkedIn recommendations for each other but some of these recommendations are weak. I just got a recommendation that one of my former teammates wrote for me.<p>I’m …

Employment

The Believer Outside the Manson Pinkberry

On the second day I spent with the Manson Bloggers, we found a tongue hanging from a tree. This was in the northwestern fringes of Los Angeles …

Long-form Journalism

Dodgers’ Dave Roberts has no regrets, but did Astros seize momentum going into Game 3?

HOUSTON — Game 2 on Wednesday night was the kind of game you can’t help reliving.<p>“When I was getting off the plane with (Houston Astros veteran …

Kenley Jansen

The best comedies on Netflix this November

The funniest movies and stand-up specials you can stream in the upcoming month.<p>Everyone has bad days once in a while. If you could use a good pick-me-up, why not watch a good comedy? We've rounded up all the best comedy movies and a couple of stand up specials that are available on Netflix right …

Netflix

Live Vicariously Through These Modern Day Nomads With The 'Van Life' Book

Living in a van down by the river used to be a bad thing. Now, over two decades since Chris Farley’s SNL skit aired, calling your van a home is a …

Meet the pretentious millennials who romanticize living in vans

“My name is Matt Foley and I am a motivational speaker,” began Chris Farley in a classic “Saturday Night Live” sketch from 1993. “Let me give you a …

Lifestyle

Iran not feeling the love

(Scott Johnson)CBS News correspondent Elizabeth Palmer scored an interview with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Tehran to discuss …

Conservative View

The Hopeful Work of Turning Appalachia's Mountaintop Coal Mines Into Farms

Ready to challenge injustice and spark real change? So are we. Support Truthout's mission today by making a tax-deductible donation.On a …

Liberal View

Everything You Should Know About Improv

Every actor has seen it: “IMPROV TRAINING STRONGLY DESIRED.” If you’re in need of that training and know-how, you’ve come to the right place. Below, …

Comedy

Turning Appalachia’s Mountaintop Coal Mines Into Farms

By Catherine V. Moore<p>On a surface-mine-turned-farm in Mingo County, West Virginia, former coal miner Wilburn Jude plunks down three objects on the …

Farming

10 Top Salespeople's Favourite Sales Movies

<b>Sales Culture</b> • October 10, 2017<p>10 Top Salespeople’s Favourite Sales Movies<p>Some of the top salespeople around were kind enough to share there …

Success

Zac Efron’s Secret #VanLife Dreams

At this point, Zac Efron’s life seems almost completely public: he’s got a tabloid love life, he’s not shy about removing his shirt, and he’s fairly open about having been to rehab. But when Columbia Sportswear recruited him and his younger brother, Dylan—who is an Ironman triathlete and dedicated …

Campervans

The Interesting Stuff Is the Important Stuff

Some stories and ideas may not have any practical relevance at the exact moment that you’re consuming them, but they will very likely offer you …

Economics

How Modern Family’s Eric Stonestreet decided which roles he wouldn’t take as a heavier actor

“I never wanted my size to be the butt of the joke.”<p>For years, <i>Modern Family</i> star and two-time Emmy winner Eric Stonestreet’s most reliable work was in commercials. He starred in over 100 of them in the days when he was still grinding out a living as a working actor in Los Angeles, he tells me on …

Modern Family

12 Hilarious Times the Saturday Night Live Cast Couldn't Help But Laugh

Despite their best efforts, the professionals at <i>Saturday Night Live</i> find themselves laughing right along with us every now and then. It’s such a …

Comedy

In Defense of Frustrated Habs Fans

In a piece likely to amplify the very things he despises, Jack Todd in the Montreal Gazette takes on the rise of Habs “hate fans.” Todd calls the …

Ice Hockey

The 29 best 'Saturday Night Live' sketches of all time

'Ice Cream' (Season 39, 2013)<p><i>Hulu/NBC</i><p>'And, we're also going to need two ambulances to wheel us out of here when we're done.'<p>Two men working in an ice …

Comedy

Zumba For Babies Is Fun & I Don't Know Who I Am Anymore

Think of the words “mommy and me fitness,” and now picture the person likely saying them. Crumple that up and throw it away. Now, picture someone …

Fitness

Here Are the Must-Stream Movies of October 2017

It's going to be a busy month.<p>Hollywood is going to begin trotting out its major awards contenders this October, but the multiplex won’t be your only option for great movie watching. Like clockwork, the beginning of the month brings with it an abundance of new streaming titles, all of which should …

Terrence Malick

10 Things You May Not Know About Popular 2000s Movies

Sometimes, the small things about movies make them just that much more interesting and enjoyable. Like when you find a hidden Easter egg or a …

Movies

Stone Temple Pilots Break Down 'Core' Track by Track

Ahead of a 25th-anniversary reissue, brothers Dean and Robert DeLeo and drummer Eric Kretz share the stories behind every song on their smash …

Music

Check out the new cast members on ‘SNL’

“Saturday Night Live” returns this weekend with three new faces, hired to fill the spots left open by Bobby Moynihan, Sasheer Zamata, and Vanessa …

Boston

Disrupting diabetes and challenging convention

September 22, 2017<p>Following the lead of a patient researcher who created an artificial pancreas, ASU team is helping to transform diabetes care<p>The …

Arizona State University