Hey lady, I got some new tunes for you. It’s new release Tuesday and hitting the shelves for the very first time is Taylor Swift’s new one. No wonder her love life is suddenly all over the blogosphere. We’ve also got new jams from bluesman Buddy Guy, Warpaint, Ghostland Observatory, Elizabeth & The Catapult, and Andrew Bird. It’s a chill way to start your week, so get those headphones on if you want to max out. Keep reading »
“I definitely think [Lily and Rufus] need to have more sex. I think it’s nice when we don’t just show the intimacy between the kids. And what I like, even now, is that Rufus and Lily are affectionate. Not enough to gross out the kids—nobody loves seeing their parents do that—but I think we represent a couple that loves one another and shows it.”
“At first, I had a little crush on her. But then I was like, ‘No,’ because she plays my mom every day. So I said, ‘I’ll scrap that idea.’ My older friends—like the 15-year-olds—they go, ‘Yeah, your mom is—you know.’ I said, ‘No, I don’t know what you mean.’”
Lady Gaga just dropped $5K for a Ghostbuster machine to do a “spirit-seeking sweep” of one of the London venues on her Monster’s Ball tour. See, she believes that evil spirits are haunting her. We are serious. One of her aides had to buy the kit, which includes an electro-magnetic field reader. Owner of the “ghost-busting firm,” Dan Webb told the Sunday Mirror, “Her aide said the gear had to be robust as they were taking it on the road, so they must be doing this everywhere Lady Gaga is performing.” If I were a ghost, I would totally go on tour with a band! [Radar Online]
I guess that ghosts are just like us—celebrity-obsessed—since so many celebrities have had their own ghost encounters. More after the jump. Keep reading »
I have spent many an hour studying Jon Hamm’s raw, natural manliness. But is studying “Mad Men” in the ivy-colored halls of academia an equally frivolous pursuit? The University of California at Berkeley, a.k.a. a school with free-thinkin’ hippie roots, offers a two-credit class in which students analyze “Mad Men” like a work of literature. Keep reading »
There is a serious injustice happening on our televisions this week. Folks with DirecTV will start enjoying the final season of “Friday Night Lights” on Wednesday night, while those of us without will have to wait until … the freaking spring. Luckily, there is lots going on to temper this travesty—and most of it is going down live. First, catch Jerry Springer’s 20th anniversary special. Next, see Barack Obama on “The Daily Show.” And finally, witness the “Saturday Night Live” dream team—host Jon Hamm with musical guest Rihanna. Previews and more shows you need to see, after the jump.
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