Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Retweeted Links of the Day

All the best links that were worth retweeting today on @GotchaMedia.

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]

Michael Showalter Does Stand-up as Alan Shemper

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.

Cowboys and Aliens and Pirates and Zombies

Go behind the scenes of the Cowboys and Aliens sequel with LandlineTV.

HANNITY: Sarah Palin on Tea Party Terrorists

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.”

LETTERMAN: Ricky Gervais is a Grumpy Old Man

On the occasion of his 50th birthday, Ricky Gervais joins David Letterman in the Grumpy Old Man club.

CONAN: Shaq Gets Denied by White House

Shaq tells Conan about the three times he's shown up at the White House just to say hi to President Obama.

DAILY SHOW: Jon Stewart Censored in Great Britain

The Daily Show's Rupert Murdoch Parliament hearing segments were censored in England, but only because it was funny.