Check this: a love story for the tech age! Winner of the Nokia Shorts Competition 2011, director JW Griffiths takes us on a split-screened love story from one end of the globe to the other in this short video—all in search of that special someone. Shot entirely on the Nokia N8 mobile phone, the two-sided tale (literally) follows a boy and a girl on their parallel journeys in Paris and New York, hoping for some geometric magic to occur in London. The beautifully symmetrical aesthetic and happy, oh-so-worth-it ending of this short are sure to tug on those weary, Hump-Day heart strings of yours.
No character may ever match Jerri Blank in weirdness, but Amy Sedaris' new role in Netflix's BoJack Horseman comes pretty close. Or, maybe it's the show's premise itself: A washed-up '90s actor (played by Will Arnett), who also happens to be a horse, believes he's still entitled to all the glory of his heyday. Sedaris read
In 2013, Seth MacFarlane opened the Oscars with a song called "We Saw Your Boobs." In it, he jokes about all the actresses whose bare breasts we've seen in films, from Halle Berry to Nicole Kidman. In the midst of his list, he notes that, "We haven't seen Jennifer Lawrence's boobs at all." At that point, the camera cuts read