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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria drive-in gives birth to 'splatter' moviesturned to gore, in part to duck censors. “They had regulations against nudity,
Peoria drive-in gives birth to 'splatter' movies
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 hours ago
turned to gore, in part to duck censors. “They had regulations against nudity,” Lewis told the entertainment website The A.V. Club in 2002. “There was no nudity. They had regulations against obscenity. There was no obscenity. They had no... Read more
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MLive.com
A classic Kanye West rant, 200,000 lbs. of equipment and a show for the record bookshorizontal monolith lowered, spun on the X-axis and lit up sections of lights i
A classic Kanye West rant, 200,000 lbs. of equipment and a show for the record books
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
horizontal monolith lowered, spun on the X-axis and lit up sections of lights in an obvious homage to the finale of "Close Encounters of the Third Kind." Other acts drop in stultifying drum solos to break up a set; Kanye indulges his a.v.-club... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria birthed 'splatter' movies, thanks to gore director who took a chance on local drive-inturned to gore, in part to duck censors. “They had regulations against nudity,
Peoria birthed 'splatter' movies, thanks to gore director who took a chance on local drive-in
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
turned to gore, in part to duck censors. “They had regulations against nudity,” Lewis told the entertainment website The A.V. Club in 2002. “There was no nudity. They had regulations against obscenity. There was no obscenity. They had no... Read more
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New Now Next
PWR BTTM Covers Counting Crow's "Mr. Jones"Last week, queer punk band PWR BTTM graced the A.V. Club office with a dazzling
PWR BTTM Covers Counting Crow's "Mr. Jones"
New Now Next / Posted yesterday
Last week, queer punk band PWR BTTM graced the A.V. Club office with a dazzling cover of the Counting Crows classic “Mr. Jones.” The Brooklyn-based band, normally composed of just Ben Hopkins and Liv Bruce, was joined by Petal vocalist Kiley Lotz... Read more
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Salon.com
Who’s the real insane clown posse? Trump fans give Juggalos a run for their money in “7 Days in Ohio”George Carlin once explained that when “you’re born you get a ticket to the fre
Who’s the real insane clown posse? Trump fans give Juggalos a run for their money in “7 Days in Ohio”
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
George Carlin once explained that when “you’re born you get a ticket to the freak show, and when you are born in America, you get a front row seat.” Nathan Rabin, former head writer at the Onion A/V Club, cultural critic and author of “The Big... Read more
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USA Today
Univision taps Raju Narisetti to run Gawker's sitesnews and content sites to broaden its reach, particularly to younger readers. I
Univision taps Raju Narisetti to run Gawker's sites
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
news and content sites to broaden its reach, particularly to younger readers. In recent months, it bought The Onion, A.V. Club and Clickhole, which feature humor and satire; The Root, an African-American news site; and Flama, a... Read more
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Variety
Univision Hires News Corp’s Raju Narisetti to Oversee Sites Acquired From Gawker Mediainclude Fusion, the Root, Flama, Univision Digital, Univision Music, as well as
Univision Hires News Corp’s Raju Narisetti to Oversee Sites Acquired From Gawker Media
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
include Fusion, the Root, Flama, Univision Digital, Univision Music, as well as Univision’s interest in El Rey Network, the Onion, The A.V. Club and ClickHole. FMG also includes Story House, a content development and production unit.Fil... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Sklar Brothers performing at Brewsky'sthey recorded their second half hour Comedy Central Presents in November 2009 a
Sklar Brothers performing at Brewsky's
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
they recorded their second half hour Comedy Central Presents in November 2009 and it premiered in March of 2010. The Onion A.V. Club named their third comedy CD, Hendersons And Daughters in their Top 10 Comedy albums of 2011. In April of 2014, they... Read more
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Business Wire
Univision Communications Inc. Names Raju Narisetti CEO of Gizmodo Media GroupThe Root, Flama, Univision Digital, Univision Music, as well as Univision’s int
Univision Communications Inc. Names Raju Narisetti CEO of Gizmodo Media Group
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
The Root, Flama, Univision Digital, Univision Music, as well as Univision’s interest in El Rey Network, The Onion, The A.V. Club and ClickHole. FMG also includes Story House, a content development and production unit. “It is a privilege to be... Read more
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News.com.au
Oscar-winning director Hanson dies’50s, because that’s where I grew up, and it was the city of my childhood memor
Oscar-winning director Hanson dies
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
’50s, because that’s where I grew up, and it was the city of my childhood memories,” Hanson said in a 2001 interview with A.V. Club. “I wanted to deal with that and also pursue this theme that interested me, which is the difference between... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fall 2016 concert guide for Phoenix: Adele, Black Sabbath, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Mumford & Sons, Disturbeddebuted at No. 2 on Billboard's R&B charts earlier this summer, making it their
Fall 2016 concert guide for Phoenix: Adele, Black Sabbath, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Mumford & Sons, Disturbed
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 days ago
debuted at No. 2 on Billboard's R&B charts earlier this summer, making it their highest entry on that chart to date. The A.V. Club responded to the new release with: "Overall, this is undeniable rap therapy. Like the rest of us, Slug and Ant are... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The real reason 'Chef' star Isaac Hayes quit South Park: ScientologyCloset aired that poked fun at his religion, Scientology. At first Hayes didn'
The real reason 'Chef' star Isaac Hayes quit South Park: Scientology
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Closet aired that poked fun at his religion, Scientology. At first Hayes didn't seem that bothered by the episode, telling A.V. Club at the time: "They (Trey Parker and Matt Stone) didn't let me know until it was done. "I said, 'Guys, you have it... Read more
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News.com.au
The Church of Scientology allegedly forced Hayes to quit South ParkCloset aired that poked fun at his religion, Scientology. At first Hayes didn’
The Church of Scientology allegedly forced Hayes to quit South Park
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
Closet aired that poked fun at his religion, Scientology. At first Hayes didn’t seem that bothered by the episode, telling A.V. Club at the time: “They (Trey Parker and Matt Stone) didn’t let me know until it was done. “I said, ‘Guys, you have it... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Onion President and CEO Mike McAvoy: “Chicago has been a great town for us”online, how he manages a creative staff, the importance of collaboration, the n
The Onion President and CEO Mike McAvoy: “Chicago has been a great town for us”
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
online, how he manages a creative staff, the importance of collaboration, the new food vertical that is part of the A.V. Club, the challenges of coming up with comedy during this current election season, staying on top of the latest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Elahe Izadi: The most memorable comedy moments of the Obama presidencyto Jay Pharoah (September 2012) "Saturday Night Live gives job of playing Bara
Elahe Izadi: The most memorable comedy moments of the Obama presidency
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
to Jay Pharoah (September 2012) "Saturday Night Live gives job of playing Barack Obama to actual black man," was how the A.V. Club put it. Pharoah's take on Obama is much closer to the man himself, including exaggerated mannerisms, a scrunched up... Read more
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Washington Post
The most memorable comedy moments of the Obama presidency from SNL to ‘Luther the Anger Translator’correspondents dinner, April 2012 “Saturday Night Live gives job of playing Ba
The most memorable comedy moments of the Obama presidency from SNL to ‘Luther the Anger Translator’
Washington Post / Posted 25 days ago
correspondents dinner, April 2012 “Saturday Night Live gives job of playing Barack Obama to actual black man,” was how the A.V. Club put it. Pharoah’s take on Obama is much closer to the man himself, including exaggerated mannerisms, a scrunched up... Read more
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Billboard
Who Should Host 'SNL' in Season 42? Vote!and we’re sure that she would have us rolling on the floor laughing as a host.
Who Should Host 'SNL' in Season 42? Vote!
Billboard / Posted 28 days ago
and we’re sure that she would have us rolling on the floor laughing as a host. Fun fact: In a 2007 interview with The A.V. Club, Kaling revealed that she turned down a job writing for the show because she was already writing for The... Read more
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FOX News
6 things you didn't know about Food Network's 'Chopped'what? More from The Daily Meal 4. Each Contestant Needs a Story Accordin
6 things you didn't know about Food Network's 'Chopped'
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
what? More from The Daily Meal 4. Each Contestant Needs a Story According to a former contestant who spoke with A.V. Club, each contestant needs to have a story that emerges during the interview process, so they can have a “narrative”... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
September concerts in Phoenix: Drake, Black Sabbath, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Demi Lovatowith "Painkillers," an album that effortlessly lives up to the promise of the G
September concerts in Phoenix: Drake, Black Sabbath, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Demi Lovato
The Arizona Republic / Posted 30 days ago
with "Painkillers," an album that effortlessly lives up to the promise of the Gaslight Anthem's most inspired work. The A.V. Club responded with "The secret to 'Painkillers' is that Fallon doesn’t overcomplicate things or second-guess himself,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they getplace entirely underwater, was the subject of a very passionate Reddit thread a
Five great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they get
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
place entirely underwater, was the subject of a very passionate Reddit thread and rave reviews from Vulture, Vox and the A.V. Club. Continued below. Related ContentStranger Things star shares head shaving videoMatt Heath: Stranger Things is the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
5 great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they getplace entirely underwater, was the subject of a very passionate Reddit thread a
5 great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they get
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
place entirely underwater, was the subject of a very passionate Reddit thread and rave reviews from Vulture, Vox and the A.V. Club. - "Younger" (TV Land) What it's about: A 40-something divorcee pretends to be 26 to land an entry-level job in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
5 great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they getplace entirely underwater, was the subject of a very passionate Reddit thread a
5 great TV shows that deserve way more buzz than they get
Houston Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
place entirely underwater, was the subject of a very passionate Reddit thread and rave reviews from Vulture, Vox and the A.V. Club. - "Younger" (TV Land) What it's about: A 40-something divorcee pretends to be 26 to land an entry-level job in... Read more
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