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  • Maurice Sendak gives an amazingly grumpy interview to Stephen Colbert

    I imagine children’s book authors to conform to particular stereotypes. Dr. Seuss is an old crotchety man, reading to children gathered around him in a warmly lit library. Inexplicably, he is wearing a Santa costume. Mother Goose has her silly hat. In addition to the circle of children around her in the library, there are… More ▸

  • Grandma Joan is maaaaaaad at Chelsea Handler

    In one of the stranger turf wars in Hollywood history, Chelsea Handler, the blonde young’n (who I personally have always felt was “meh” on the comedy spectrum) began a feud with Joan Rivers. In an interview with Howard Stern, Handler rolled her eyes, imitated the old lady’s squeaky voice, and asked honestly, “What the f**k… More ▸

  • Jerry Seinfeld is bashful about his fame

    Contrary to popular belief, Seinfeld did not crawl under a rock after his show ended and forgot he was famous. It was, in fact, on purpose. In a recent video posted on The Huffington Post, Seinfeld admits he just didn’t like “being a thing:” I left LA and I tried to break back into the… More ▸

  • Jason Segel is Harvard’s Man of the Year

    In what might be the most pretentious comedy honor ever, Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals named Jason Segel their Man of the Year. Claire Danes was named Woman of the Year. While both actors will be bestowed with an official Pudding Pot, Segel will get the extra special honor of being roasted. Not Danes though, maybe… More ▸

  • Daniel Radcliffe: 10 points. Saturday Night Live: 0

    Legendary (and recently dried up) late-night sketch show “Saturday Night Live” ushered in 2012 with a bang. And by “bang,” I mean hardcore suckiness. With English wizarding legend Daniel Radcliffe hosting and newcomer Lana Del Rey, producers thought the show would be a hit. Unfortunately, they forgot about their crappy writers and past musical disasters…. More ▸

  • Brangelina at the U.S. Holocaust Museum

    On a recent trip to Washington, D.C., Brad Pitt and  Angelina Jolie decided to swing by the United States Holocaust Museum to promote Angelina’s directorial debut, “In the Land of Blood and Honey.” They specifically went to tour the “From Memory to Action” exhibition on genocide, which includes the massacre in Srebrenica featured in her… More ▸

  • Judah Friedlander for President!

    Sure, Alec Baldwin might SEEM like the most “presidential”30 Rock character, but Judah Friedlander definitely would be the most awesome. Apparently, he thinks so as well. On a recent episode of “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” Friedlander officially endorsed himself for president. Some of the platforms he would run on include karate-kicking the vice president… More ▸

  • David Cross thinks the new Alvin movie is a total ‘Chipwreck’

    You know it’s true hate when an actor begs people to stay away from his movie. In a recent appearance on “Conan,” David Cross strongly warned the audience not to see his new Alvin and the Chipmunk movie “Chipwrecked.” He called the movie “a big commercial for Carnival Cruise Lines” and the executive in charge… More ▸

  • Jason Segel dates a fan

    I can’t tell if this is totally awesome or heartbreaking. Awesome because Jason Segel actually went on a date with a fan, which gave all us wee folk hope. But on the other hand, it’s totally heartbreaking that he went on a date with a fan and gave all us wee folk hope. The story… More ▸

  • Isaac Mizrahi says ‘I do’

    Isaac Mizrahi is officially a married man. The volatile fashion designer confirmed his new non-bachelor status on “The Wendy Williams Show,” jokingly flaunting his ringed finger until the host questioned him about it. “We were terrified and decided to just elope at City Hall,” Mizrahi explained. He admitted that he and Arnold Germer, his boyfriend… More ▸