BuzzFeed gives Hobbit names to the Teabaggers. [@BuzzFeedFeed]
The White House is just RickRolling people on Twitter now. [@whitehouse]
Herman Cain is the winner of the most segments on Fox News in the last two months contest. [@politico]
Mental Floss looks back at the last time the U.S. defaulted on its debt. [@mental_floss]
Jenny Slate and the Big Terrific crew make the GQ comedy issue. [@videogum]
Patricia Clarkson (not Oprah) will be playing Tammy 1 on Parks and Rec. [@vulture]
Thursday, July 28, 2011
All the best links that were worth retweeting today on @GotchaMedia.
In this clip from his keynote address at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Marc Maron pays tribute to the comics we've lost over the last year.
After CNN's Don Lemon failed to ask his guest Patrick Roberts about his vampire teeth, Stephen Colbert and Dan Rather track Roberts down and ask, "What's with the teeth?"
Ben Stiller and Eddie Murphy are the new Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker in Brett Ratner's Tower Heist.
Jason Alexander wants you to donate money to help the victims of the worst tragedy to happen to white people in years.
In Jon Favreau-directed, Cowboy and Aliens-promoting episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Harrison Ford settles a long-running score with Chewbacca, and even gets in an "I want my wife back" reference.
"Daniel Craig's my wookie bitch now!"
It took Jon Stewart a little bit longer than Stephen Colbert to find the comedy in Norway's tragic attacks from last weekend. But when he did, we were exposed to Bill O'Reilly's unique brand of religious hypocrisy.