Posts tagged "amy poehler"

Hitched: Getting Through The Rough Patches

I woke up last Sunday morning — well, I don’t know that I was truly awake, but at least I wasn’t in bed any more — and stumbled to the kitchen for a giant glass of water with which to defuzz my thoroughly whiskey-fied mouth. In my hangover haze, I glanced across the living room…

Andrea Grimes / September 11, 2012

The 5 Stages Of Amy Poehler And Will Arnett Breakup Grief

Where were you when you heard Amy Poehler and Will Arnett were breaking up? I was absentmindedly checking my Facebook, when all of a sudden everyone in my feed started posting NOOOOO! and There’s no hope for any of us! and Love is a crock of shit! We weren’t just being melodramatic (no, never!): Amy…

Jessica Wakeman / September 7, 2012

Amy Poehler And Will Arnett Are Separating

NOOOOOOOOO!!!  Amy Poehler and Will Arnett have confirmed to Us Weekly that they are separating after nine years of marriage. They have two big serious babies together, Abel and Archie Arnett. Our faith in love’s endurance is forever shattered. If these two crazy kids can’t make it, who can? I guess this means the

Jessica Wakeman / September 7, 2012

Amy Poehler Feels Your Embarassment

Is there something wrong with me that I totally relate to “Ask Amy,” Amy Poehler’s video advice series for teen girls? Because I still tuck my dress into my panties all the time and embarrass myself in front of everyone, like, every week. When Amy Poehler gives a gentle lecture about needing to learn how…

Jessica Wakeman / August 17, 2012

Check Out Amy Poehler’s Advice To A Teen Girl Who’s Not Allowed To Wear Makeup

We love Amy Poehler’s website Smart Girls At The Party, which aims to inspire and empower teen girls, so we’re super excited for the launch of Smart Girls’ new series, “Ask Amy.” In the series, Amy answers reader emails while lounging on the bed like the cool aunt we always wished we had. The first…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 12, 2012

Amy Poehler Reveals What Makes Will Arnett Cry

Amy Poeher, comedy goddess that she is, can’t not say funny stuff at all times. During a recent talk at the 92nd Street Y, Poehler answered a few questions from Tumblr users, like “What makes Will Arnett cry?” and “What’s the first time you remember making people laugh?” Also, Poehler recommends we all make out…

Julie Gerstein / June 26, 2012

Amy Poehler Is Having A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Remember Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day? Well that’s Amy Poehler’s life, according to this hilarious interview on the new IFC show, “Comedy Bang Bang.” Created by one of the guys who invented “Between Two Ferns With Zach Galifianakis,” “Bang Bang” features host Scott Aukerman and musician/comedian Reggie Watts, who i…

Julie Gerstein / May 28, 2012

Hot Links: Archie Arnett Is Already Hilarious!

Obviously, my favorite celebrity baby is Abel Arnett, but big bro Archie sounds pretty awesome too. Amy Poehler told David Letterman that her eldest son is turning into a “possessive husband” and that he once told her, “Don’t do anything I wouldn’t do.” He’s three. [Celebrity Baby Scoop]
Some people don’t like the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 1, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The Meh At The 2012 Comedy Awards

This weekend, politicians and D-list celebs like Caroline Manzo hobnobbed at “nerd prom” aka the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, but if I could have had my pick, I would have gone to the Comedy Awards instead. Tons of funny and fine-lookin’ ladies were in attendance; we know they brought the jokes, but did they bring…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 30, 2012

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Leslie Knope

It’s no secret that Leslie Knope is one of our favorite characters on TV. She’s smart, funny, ambitious, loyal, and endlessly committed to her town, her friends, and her job. Her wardrobe of grey suits, tie-front blouses, simple jewelry, and sensible shoes isn’t exactly high fashion, but it’s actually a pretty cute style equation for…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 10, 2012

Abel Arnett Continues His Reign As My Favorite Celebrity Baby

When I see a photo of Abel Arnett, the adorrrrrable son of Amy Poehler and Will Arnett, all I can think of is that scene from “So I Married An Axe Murderer,” where Mike Myers plays the old Scottish dad. “I’m not kidding, it’s like an orange on a toothpick. That’s a huge noggin. That&#8217…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 5, 2012

Maya Rudolph Kills It On “Saturday Night Live,” Justin Timberlake Nails Bon Iver Impression

Look, I am not one of those people who is nostalgic for the good ol’ days of “Saturday Night Live,” when the Coneheads and Pat were making everyone laugh. No, I like “SNL” now. But that doesn’t mean it always cracks me up. Usually I watch the show on Sunday mornings, with my coffee and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 20, 2012

Abel Arnett: My New Favorite Celebrity Baby!

Meet Abel Arnett, the young son of Amy Poehler and Will Arnett. I am totally in love with his chubby little belly and fat little hands and swirl of ginger hair. He’s like a little old Irish man in a baby’s body, like a Benjamin O’Button. Ugh, my ovaries can’t handle it.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 11, 2012

A “Weekend Update” Reunion On “SNL”

Did you catch Jimmy Fallon hosting “Saturday Night Live” this weekend? I’m not the hugest Jimmy fan, but I thought he did a great job hosting — after all, he was a fulltime cast member for years. And he didn’t do it alone! It was a full blown reunion of past cast members, including Tina…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 19, 2011

Amy Poehler Makes A Speech, Proves How Awesome She Is Yet Again

What’s not to love about Amy Poehler? She’s smart, sassy, and oh-so-funny. Here, Amy accepts the Variety Power of Comedy Award from Will Farrell and shows the world why she’s managed to earn so much acclaim and adulation. []…

Julie Gerstein / November 23, 2011

Yay! Broad City May Move To The Small Screen

Fresh off the news that women are getting the short shrift when it comes to representation in film, we hear that our fave YouTube comediennes, Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobsen — aka the funny chicks behind “Broad City” — are in talks to produce their very own pilot for FX. So maybe things are changing…

Julie Gerstein / November 23, 2011

Watch Amy Poehler Review Candy

Wouldn’t it be awesome to sit around with “Parks and Recreation” stars Amy Poehler, Aubrey Plaza and Rashida Jones and eat a bunch of candy? Well now you can! Watch as the ladies try out a bunch of snacks. (Pro tip: avoid the Pulparinos.) [RookieMag]…

Julie Gerstein / October 8, 2011

Amy Poehler Thinks Television Is The Best Place For Female Characters

“I think films are kind of catching up in a way to where television has been for a long time. Television is still, in my opinion, the best place for female characters. I’m so down with TV right now. Everything I watch is on TV and I love everything on TV and I think most…

Kate Torgovnick/ / October 3, 2011

Amy Poehler Strongly Encourages Hand Holding

“No one is here today because they did it on their own…You’re all here today because someone gave you strength. Helped you. Held you in the palm of their hand. God, Allah, Buddha, Gaga—whomever you pray to … When you feel scared, hold someone’s hand and look into their eyes. And when you feel brave,…

Ami Angelowicz / May 27, 2011

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler & Rachel Dratch Reunite At The “Jersey Shore”

Last night on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” Tina Fey and Amy Poehler joined Jimmy in a “Jersey Shore” spoof. Both of the ladies looked pretty hot with their mega-extensions and bustiers as they rolled into a club and started dancing with the guys. Tina’s opening line? “I wanna make babies wit’ you.”…