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Conan O’Brien, Ellen DeGeneres Among Celebrity NFL Player Supporters | Deadline

Celebrities showed solidarity with NFL players, as derision and anger keeps building in reaction to the Tweets by President Donald Trump decrying …

Entertainment Industry

Ten Years - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

Just a few weeks into my eleventh year and this progress continues to amaze me. Israeli ground-breaking medical research has just discovered a …


Reality check: Foxtrot’ is one of the most authentic Israeli movies

Unlike Miri Regev, I have seen the award-winning Israeli film <i>Foxtrot</i>. This, I think you’ll agree, puts me in a slightly better position to critique …


Jake Gyllenhaal was shown a Twitter account that makes fun of his entire life

In case you’ve been tempted to search, just know that Jake Gyllenhaal is not on Twitter. In fact, he’s not on most social media sites. But that …

Jake Gyllenhaal

Why Jake Gyllenhaal isn't on social media

Actor Jake Gyllenhaal tells Conan O'Brien that he is not on social media because he isn't very tech-savvy.


Jake Gyllenhaal Reacts to @JakeActivities Twitter Account

<b>Jake Gyllenhaal</b> isn't keen on social media.<p>In an era where social media followers are currency in Hollywood, Gyllenhaal has eschewed self-promotion …

Jake Gyllenhaal

Comedian Conan O'Brien airs edited Israel travel special after controversy over contents

Viewers who watched Conan's Israel special before at a previewing were stunned to find a whole segment dedicated to the death of a Palestinian …


Conan's Israel special reportedly omits controversial West Bank scene

The American comedian Conan O'Brien's Israel special reportedly left out a controversial segment, allegedly featuring a grieving father in Bethlehem …


Conan O’Brien ‘Reveals’ Donald Trump’s 2020 Campaign Slogan

It doesn't promise to make anything great again.<p>Conan O’Brien has the (spoof) scoop on how Donald Trump plans to defend his presidency.<p>On Wednesday’s broadcast of “Conan,” the comedian “revealed” the slogan the Trump campaign would be using for 2020.<p>Hint: It has nothing to do with making anything …

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Nardwuar, the most mysterious man in music journalism

The Canadian man who has spent 30 years keeping interviews interesting.<p>Pharrell looks like he’s about to scream. The year is 2008, and he’s perched …

Long-form Journalism

Late-Night TV Jokes Were on Point During the 2016 Presidential Race

People have been making jokes about the presidential election for as long as the U.S. has been a republic. For comedians on late-night TV, Hillary …


Check Out the Highlights of Conan O'Brien's Trip to Israel

"You had me at 'Shalom.'" Conan O'Brien visited Israel for the latest edition of Conan Without Borders. He marveled at the complicated nation's …

Late Night Television

Conan O'Brien's Trip To Israel Was Hilarious -- And Heartbreaking

The host threw himself an impromptu bar mitzvah and visited a hospital on the Syrian border.<p>Conan O’Brien took his show to Israel, and on Tuesday night gave viewers quite the tour through the Holy Land.<p>As expected, the host’s antics resulted in lots of hilarious moments, from O’Brien drinking with …


45 sides to the conflict: Conan tackles Israel with most efficient Mideast history lesson

Conan O’Brien's special episode on Israel aired on Tuesday night and with it, if nothing else, the talk show host has given the world the most …


The Untold Truth of Stephen King's It

Stephen King's <i>It</i> has captured imaginations (and scared off pants) since its publication in 1986. The novel's unique structure—jumping between two …

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How Conan’s Israel episode confronted the country’s ‘polarizing’ political issues

Conan O’Brien’s trip to Israel, the setting of his latest “Conan Without Borders” special, found him sipping coffee (lots of coffee) with locals, floating in the Dead Sea and hilariously attempting to haggle with street vendors.<p>But the special, which aired Tuesday night, wasn’t all laughs: O’Brien …


Conan O'Brien stops by famed Alabama store in Old Jerusalem during 'Conan in Israel'

The late night host traveled to Israel where he spotted the Crimson Tide-themed store.

Late Night Television

Conan O’Brien Visits Jerusalem And Shares Trump’s Peace Plan | Deadline

When Conan O’Brien’s takes his show overseas, it’s more than likely we will get a fair share of laughs. His latest adventure brings him to Israel. …


Extra, Extra: Liam Gallagher Making Tea Is The Best Short Video Of 2017

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Late-Night Hosts Get Job Security in Trump Era With Long-Term Deals

Trevor Noah, John Oliver and Bill Maher are getting multiyear extensions from Comedy Central and HBO.<p>As the Trump administration continues to provide …

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Zach Galifianakis and Other Stars Swear By This Common-Sense Weight Loss Trick

Everyone from the Hangover star to Jonah Hill claims that cutting booze cuts pounds. But is that legit?<p>This weekend at the Emmys, we did a double take when 47-year-old Zach Galifianakis hit the red carpet. <i>The Hangover</i> actor showed up with a slim face and physique, squashing his “funny fat guy” …

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Netflix presents Seinfeld reruns of a different sort

<i>Here’s what’s up in the world of television for Tuesday, September 19. All times are Eastern.</i><p>Top pick<p><b>Jerry Before Seinfeld (Netflix):</b> In this hybrid …


Trevor Noah on the benefit of Trump's tweets

Trevor Noah, Jimmy Kimmel and Conan O'Brien poke fun at President Donald Trump retweeting an edited video of him hitting a golf ball into Hillary Clinton's back, causing her to fall.


Tuesday's TV highlights: 'Conan Without Borders: Israel' on TBS

SERIES<p><b>America's Got Talent</b> The top 10 acts compete for the last time in the final round of the competition. 8 p.m. NBC<p><b>The Vietnam War</b> In “The River Styx (January 1964-December 1965),” part three of the Ken Burns-Lynn Novick documentary series, Hanoi ramps up the conflict by sending troops to South …

Late Night Television

Conan Meets With Refugees, Chats With Gal Gadot in Israel Special

He also visited Ziv Medical Center, a hospital where Israeli doctors are treating wounded Syrians, during his trip.<p>Conan O'Brien recently took a trip …


James Corden Denies Kissing Sean Spicer — Then Apologizes, Sort of

<i>Welcome to Best of Late Night, a</i> <i>rundown that lets you sleep — and lets us get</i> <i>paid to watch comedy.</i> <i>What do you think of it? What</i> <i>else</i> <i>are you interested in? Let us know:</i> <i></i>.<p><b>‘In the Spirit of Sean Spicer’</b><p>The internet was ablaze on Monday with debate over whether the Emmys broadcast — …

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Jimmy Kimmel, Trevor Noah, James Corden, Conan O'Brien spice it up at the Emmys in Best of Late Night

Our top picks from last night's late-night lineup<p>Sunday night's Emmy Awards were full of firsts. But perhaps the most unusual first award should go to Sean Spicer — the first ousted Trump press secretary kissed by a late-night talk show host. James Corden explains himself in today's Best of Late …


’30 Rock’: The 25 Episodes You Need to Watch Before Tina Fey’s Iconic Comedy Leaves Netflix

There were so many unforgettable installments of "30 Rock," but here are some we'll miss the most.<p>Picking favorites when it comes to “30 Rock” is an …


The Hangover star Zach Galifianakis shows off dramatic weight loss

<i>The Hangover</i> star — known for playing unkempt, funny guys — flaunted his recent weight loss at the 69th Primtetime Emmy Awards yesterday. Arriving on …

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TV tonight: Seinfeld stand-up, Conan goes to Israel

<b>Jerry Before Seinfeld<br>Netflix</b><p>Jerry's back. The comedian is debuting an intimate stand-up special on Netflix, the future home of his <i>Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee</i> series. The nostalgic special was filmed at The Comic Strip, the New York club that helped launched his career, and mixes new and …