The writers of this juicy show on the E! network absolutely adored the legendary comedy star who hired them, especially because the star was a TV comedy writer herself. But when they asked for basic benefits, she just flat-out shut down. To me, that’s not funny, cool, or in fashion. Read more: http://upworthy.com/not-a-good-look-a-notoriously-loudmouth-celeb-all-of-sudden-goes-silent

 

This is harsh…but I laughed. Jimmy Kimmel suggested that parents tell their kids that all the Halloween candy was gone because the parents had eaten it. A bunch of people did this and posted the results to YouTube. Here are the highlights… Read more: http://twentytwowords.com/sad-but-funny-parents-telling-their-kids-that-they-ate-all-the-halloween-candy/

 

Less than a week after Facebook‘s big announcement about hitting 1 billion users, all anyone can remember are the chairs. Facebook celebrated hitting the milestone with its first ad campaign, an inspired effort that compared the social network to chairs. The Internet’s response has been swift. Mashable has tried its hand at lampooning the ad…

 

Ariel just wants to be, like, part of our world, y’know? News broke earlier this year about Sofia Coppola adapting the Hans Christian Anderson classic The Little Mermaid for the big screen. But how will Coppola reimagine the fishy tale? Funny or Die has a few ideas. The parody pokes fun at Coppola’s most often…

 

If there’s one takeaway from Verizon’s newest phone ad, it’s probably that Edward Norton needs to do more karaoke. The actor stars in the Droid Maxx commercial that is a mini-movie about Norton’s adventure-packed 48 hours. He sings karaoke, meets a girl, crashes a plane and almost dies at the hands of a really creepy…

 

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