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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 Sep 21, 2023 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 Sep 9, 2021 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 Jun 29, 2020 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 May 5, 2019 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 Apr 23, 2019 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 Jan 25, 2019 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 Sep 7, 2018 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 Apr 25, 2018 by Audra Schroeder

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Patton Oswalt works through the void on ‘Annihilation’

'It's chaos. Be kind.'

On Oct 17, 2017 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 Jul 6, 2017 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 May 15, 2017 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 Sep 19, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski

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Patton Oswalt, Martin Shkreli wage epic Twitter war

Feel the burns.

On Sep 6, 2016 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 Aug 2, 2016 by Audra Schroeder

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The most important comedy message board in the world

An oral history of A Special Thing.

On Jan 17, 2016 by Rick Paulas