Rick Perry has somehow turned his disaster last night into a fund-raising asset. [Business Insider] Ricky Gervais wants you to know that he's open to replacing Eddie Murphy... [AVClub] And the Muppets make a strong play to be the Betty White of the Oscars... [Videogum] Until Billy Crystal ruins everything. [LaughSpin] It is a sad day when Ashton Kutcher relinquishes control over his Twitter account. [THR]
Thursday, November 10, 2011
Here are Gotcha Media's favorite links from around the web today.
Last night on the red carpet of the Stand Up for Heroes benefit, which kicked off the New York Comedy Festival, I talked to George Stephanopoulos, Jim Gaffigan, Rachel Ray and Kathy Griffin to find out which current presidential candidate makes them laugh the most. Given Rick Perry's performance at the CNBC debate, there are some fairly prescient answers here.
Today's WTF Podcast is live from the Steve Allen Theater in L.A. from back in August. In this exclusive backstage tour, Marc Maron talks to Molly Shannon, Neil Hamburger and Andy Kindler before the show. [Listen to Episode 226]
Jon Stewart reviews Herman Cain's progression from flat out denial to damage control press conference.