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'Special' Celebrities and Hollywood stars who make you laugh and smile by being overly pampered, out-of-touch, eccentric, or hilariously delusional.

The Batch is an impressionist

Sarah Posted by Sarah at November 14, 2014 16:01:16 November 14, 2014 16:01:16
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There’s something about good actors also being good mimics. There’s some connection between being good at one and also being good at the other. It makes a certain kind of sense, especially given accent work and how being able to mimic would make mastering an accent easier. So when you tell me that Benedict Cumberbatch is good at impressions, it’s like—well of course he is, he’s a super good actor. Full Story

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Potter on the mic

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 29, 2014 15:28:24 October 29, 2014 15:28:24
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If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know how I feel about Daniel Radcliffe. I’ve been interviewing him for almost 10 years. And while he might disagree, in my mind it’s practically a relationship. You’d be crazy not to want a relationship with him. Goddamn he’s so nice. Full Story

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Amy’s date with John Stamos

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 28, 2014 15:26:54 October 28, 2014 15:26:54
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Amy Poehler’s book, Yes, Please, comes out today. Have you bought it yet? I’m halfway through and so far, I love it. I think it’s her self-awareness. It’s the way she’s all like, f------ck my divorce suuuuuuucked. And, Jesus, I must be the only person who’s ever felt so defeated. Full Story

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Bradley Pitts Between Two Ferns

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 23, 2014 13:37:48 October 23, 2014 13:37:48

Brad Pitt really wants you to see Fury. The small details are what get me initially. Like how they Scotch tape the microphones on this show. It’s a slow build. The first two minutes aren’t all that exciting. But then. Zach Galifianakis goes for it. I mean, sure, it’s not hard to go for it when both of you are in on it. Full Story

Coming soon

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 21, 2014 15:28:12 October 21, 2014 15:28:12
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were at the ELLE Women in Hollywood event last night. And that reminds me… We’re inside 3 months until the Golden Globe Awards. Tina and Amy are returning as hosts. You remember what happened when they hosted last year? Last year during their opening monologue, they took a shot at George Clooney. Full Story

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Let your Lange out

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 8, 2014 20:10:21 October 8, 2014 20:10:21
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Duana and I are working old school today at the library, sitting at a table across from each other by a window, fascinated by the regulars who hang out here. People still come to the library to use the computer – I’m a f-cking asshole for being surprised by this. The librarian overdraws her lip liner and wears her skirt barely past the ass. Full Story

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A hoarse butterfly

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 6, 2014 20:00:51 October 6, 2014 20:00:51

Mimi, our Elusive (but omnipresent) Chanteuse, kicked off her tour in Tokyo the other night. Mimi’s been in the news a lot lately because she and Nick Cannon have separated. And she and Jermaine Dupri broke up too. And no one who isn’t a lamb cared about her new album. So it was time for a good headline. Full Story

Amy IS amazing

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 6, 2014 17:18:23 October 6, 2014 17:18:23
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Beware spoilers… Rosamund Pike delivers. Amy Dunne is the best part of Gone Girl. But… Amy is F-CKED. She is a psychopath. A sociopath. She is sick, she is twisted, she is evil. Is she? And if she is… so what? We glorify anti-heroes all the time. Michael Corleone is a cultural icon. Full Story

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The Carters: home video up close

Lainey Posted by Lainey at September 23, 2014 19:37:40 September 23, 2014 19:37:40

If you had tickets to On The Run, these videos that Beyonce has been releasing will be familiar to you. Problem is, when you’re in the arena, it’s hard to pay attention to every detail. They were on stage. The lights were all over the place. There are people in front of you. It’s not like when you’re watching it on your own personal device, picking apart every detail. Full Story

Anna's 73 answers

Lainey Posted by Lainey at September 11, 2014 16:19:42 September 11, 2014 16:19:42
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The Devil Wears Prada set designers got it pretty close, non? Anna Wintour's 73 questions is basically an opportunity for her to show you: A. How people kiss her ass: - her staff - Karlie Kloss - Oscar de la Renta B. How she's the boss of everyone - her staff - Karlie Kloss - Oscar de la Renta C. Full Story

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