David Carr discovers a "microeconomic portrait of macroeconomic problem". [@carr2n]
Alec Baldwin escalates his ongoing war with Steve Martin by landing the coveted SNL 37th season premiere hosting gig. [@HuffingtonPost]
CNN carries live (accidental) coverage of man jumping the White House fence. And no, it wasn't Shaq. [@americablog]
Dan Castellaneta (the voice of Homer Simpson) is headed to Pawnee, Indiana. [@vulture]
Bon Iver played a sick show at D.C.'s 9:30 Club last night. [@nprfreshair]
This is what would happen if Ben Bernanke got wasted. [@TheOnion]
Hulu joins Netflix in the original content front, with a little help from Morgan Spurlock. [@mediadecodernyt]
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
All the best links that were worth retweeting today on @GotchaMedia.
In one of the many highlights from last night's Wet Hot American Summer 10th anniversary celebration, Michael Showalter performs a short stand-up as Catskills comedian Alan Shemper.
Sarah Palin gets in a killer zinger about members of the Obama Administration supposedly calling Teabaggers "domestic terrorists."
“If we were really domestic terrorists, President Obama would want to be palling around with us.”
The Daily Show's Rupert Murdoch Parliament hearing segments were censored in England, but only because it was funny.