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Dan Harmon Admitted Treating a Female 'Community' Writer 'Like Garbage'

"I’m disgusted and sorry that I stained our show and your talent with my selfish, childish shit."


The Mockumentary Is Dead, Long Live the Mockumentary

The comedic subgenre used to be ubiquitous—then, it wasn't. What happened?


Sofia Vergara Is Being Sued by Her Own Embryos

The lawsuit, which was filed in Louisiana yesterday, lists female embryos "Emma'' and "Isabella" as plaintiffs. The suit is the latest move by Vergara's ex-fiance to gain custody of the embryos—and could also have huge implications for abortion rights.


Lori McKenna Strips Down to Acoustic for the Video for "The Bird & The Rifle"

"The Bird & The Rifle," the titular track off the superstar songwriter's sixth studio album, is a beautiful and haunting song about a relationship of fear.


I Don't Watch Any Comedy—Why Does That Make Me an Imbecile?

I'd rather watch a pigeon pooping into a dude's mouth for seven seconds than an episode of "The Office."


What 'Explicit' Gay Sex Scenes Is Billy Crystal Talking About, Exactly?

"Sometimes I just feel like, ah, that's too much for me," Crystal said during a recent interview. Only, there's not really a lot of gay sex on TV, so it's hard to know what he's talking about.


The Celebrity Dogs Who Are More Powerful than People

Last weekend, I attended America’s Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa, California. This massive annual pet expo attracts thousands of people for a host of reasons. One of the biggest draws, though, was the celebrity pet event—a showcase of trained dogs who...