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The KFC Famous Bowl: The enduring success of the ‘failure pile in a sadness bowl’

One food critic dubbed the dish ‘the kitchen sink of KFC goodies.’

On by Phil West

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Ted Cruz tries to go toe-to-toe with Patton Oswalt on Twitter—loses spectacularly

‘It is *amazing* how bad you are at this.’

On by Andrew Wyrich

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‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’ unravels the Golden State Killer—but women tell the story

The HBO series unpacks a horrific case with empathy and care.

On by Audra Schroeder

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‘Veronica Mars’ season 4 is the proper revival you’ve been waiting for

Here’s everything you need to know.

On by Eddie Strait

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John Cornyn tried to attack Patton Oswalt for his old tweets and failed miserably

It didn’t go over well.

On by Andrew Wyrich

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Patton Oswalt raises money for man who trolled him on Twitter

‘Aw, man. This dude just attacked me on Twitter and I joked back but then I looked at his timeline.’

On by Nahila Bonfiglio


The New Yorker Steve Bannon fracas is about much more than a festival

The New Yorker booted him from their festival. Here’s why.

On by Ellen Ioanes

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A suspect has been arrested in the Golden State Killer case

The 40-year-old cold case might finally be solved.

On by Audra Schroeder

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Patton Oswalt works through the void on ‘Annihilation’

‘It’s chaos. Be kind.’

On by Audra Schroeder

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Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger are engaged, and nerds are loving it

There were lots of ‘Star Wars’ references.

On by Audra Schroeder


‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ is going on tour

They’ll be watching a cheesy B movie in a city near you.

On by Michelle Jaworski

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Netflix and Amazon took home 5 more Emmys last night

They lost the biggest awards of the night, but their speeches are just as memorable.

On by Michelle Jaworski

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Patton Oswalt, Martin Shkreli wage epic Twitter war

Feel the burns.

On by Dahlia Dandashi

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Patton Oswalt opens up about wife’s death on Facebook

‘Lose your cool, and you’re saved.’

On by Audra Schroeder

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The most important comedy message board in the world

An oral history of A Special Thing.

On by Rick Paulas

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