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That Time Julia Roberts Taught Phoebe Robinson How to Swim

In this week’s Good One podcast, Phoebe Robinson reads from her new book Everything’s Trash, But It’s Okay and explains her writing process.
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The Long, Intertwined History of Paul Simon, Lorne Michaels, and SNL

Paul Simon and Lorne Michaels go way back.
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Ellie Kemper Is a Rooster and a Warrior

An excerpt all about SoulCycle from Kemper’s new book My Squirrel Days.
  1. good one podcast
    That Time Julia Roberts Taught Phoebe Robinson How to SwimIn this week’s Good One podcast, Phoebe Robinson reads from her new book Everything’s Trash, But It’s Okay and explains her writing process.
  2. snl
    The Long, Intertwined History of Paul Simon, Lorne Michaels, and SNLPaul Simon and Lorne Michaels go way back.
  3. book excerpt
    Ellie Kemper Is a Rooster and a WarriorAn excerpt all about SoulCycle from Kemper’s new book My Squirrel Days.
  4. last night on late night
    SNL Tries to Scare You Into Caring About Climate ChangeYou might lose your yarn, white women!
  5. last night on late night
    Seth Meyers Resurrects ‘Really!?!’ to Mock Kanye and Trump a Little Bit Longer“It is so rare that you can see black people and white supremacists betrayed in the exact same moment.”
  6. last night on late night
    Seth Meyers’ SNL ‘Emotional Breakdown’ Played Out Like a Friends EpisodeThe One When Seth Leaves for Late Night.
  7. overnights
    Saturday Night Live Recap: Seth Meyers Has a Question for Kanye and TrumpThe former SNL head writer returns in a strong, goofy episode.
  8. snl
    Your Boy Jonah Hill Set to Host Saturday Night Live on November 3With Maggie Rogers as musical guest.
  9. snl
    Hannah Gadsby Says She Probably Won’t Host SNL: ‘They’re Not So Fond of My Work’“I am not a friend of them.”
  10. vulture lists
    Every Saturday Night Live Movie, RankedParty on.
  11. follow friday
    Ginny Hogan’s Tweets Are an Accurate Reflection of Her MindTalking Twitter with the New York–based stand-up and writer.
  12. vulture lists
    The Best Hidden Jokes and Easter Eggs in The Good Place Season 3Prepare yourself for a tremendous number of puns.
  13. departures
    Adam McKay Confirms He Left Funny or Die Earlier This YearMcKay launched the website with Will Ferrell and Chris Henchy in 2007.
  14. vulture lists
    A Rundown of Rachel Bloom’s Best Pre–Crazy Ex-Girlfriend VideosWatch out, Ray Bradbury.
  15. stand-up
    Ted Alexandro Wants His Viral Louis C.K. Stand-up Set to Speak for Itself“Trust is earned. If you’re talking into a microphone in front of hundreds or thousands of people, it’s because your point of view is trusted.”
  16. snl
    Seth Meyers, Paul Simon and Aidy Bryant Are All Giggles in This Week’s SNL PromoMeyers makes his hosting debut.
  17. snl
    Seth Meyers’s Best Saturday Night Live Writing and PerformancesAhead of his hosting debut this weekend, take a walk down Seth Meyers memory lane.
  18. last night on late night
    Jaboukie Young-White Reminds Trevor Noah That He’s Old — As Is Our Voting System“Can’t you just Postmates the election to me? Like, oh, Tony will be here in 20 minutes with my ballot and my seaweed salad? Dope.”
  19. late night
    Jaboukie Young-White Joins The Daily Show As a CorrespondentHe’ll make his debut during tonight’s episode.
  20. behind the scenes
    How Big Mouth Created the Shame WizardHe’s the “mortal enemy” of the Hormone Monster, and he’s key to Big Mouth’s biggest lesson about puberty.
  21. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Tompkins, Lapkus, and Aukerman’s ThreedomTake a break with these delightfully funny comedy podcast episodes.
  22. book excerpt
    How Phoebe Robinson Hustled Her Way Out of $65,000 in DebtShe calls it the “seven‑year‑debt saga.”
  23. casting
    Issa Rae to Find Love in London As the Star of American PrincessPaul Feig will produce.
  24. tv review
    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Season 4 Beats the OddsShows like CXG rarely get onto mainstream TV, much less sustain their concept over the long haul.
  25. snl
    Taran Killam Says SNL Became ‘Less of a Happy Place’ After Seth Meyers Left“[Seth Meyers] was the last person there who I witnessed really collaborate with Lorne, as opposed to just kind of do what Lorne says.”
  26. interview
    Jonah Hill and Michael Cera Get Real About Love, Superbad, and Their Teen Years“I have this footage of us from the Superbad press tour and even watching that and looking at myself when I was like 19, it’s really disturbing.”
  27. renewals
    Jim Carrey’s Kidding Renewed by Showtime for a Second SeasonJim Carrey’s sad Mr. Rogers will return for ten more episodes.
  28. wishes
    Saturday Night Live Should Start at 11 p.m.A reasonable request.
  29. this week in web videos
    Meet SNL’s New Video Directors: Hannah Levy and Adriana RoblesGet to know the women behind the camera of SNL’s digital shorts this season.
  30. trump
    Alec Baldwin Says ‘Black People Love Me’ Since Playing TrumpHe also reflects on #MeToo.
  31. snl
    The Story Behind Kate McKinnon’s Debette Goldry SNL CharacterTalking with writer Anna Drezen about one of SNL’s best recurring characters.
  32. in development
    Kal Penn to Star in Mike Schur–Produced Immigrant Comedy in Development at NBCMike Schur is involved, so it’s got to be good.
  33. vulture lists
    A Handy Guide to Mike Schur’s Favorite ActorsFrom Kristen Bell to Adam Scott. And more!
  34. book excerpt
    Eric Idle on the Enduring, Powerful Legacy of the Song He Wrote As a JokeHow Monty Python’s “Always Look on the Bright Side of Life” took on a life of its own.
  35. in development
    Adult Girl Scouts Comedy Coming to NBC, With Seth Meyers Tagging AlongThe show centers on an adult Girl Scout troop.
  36. easter eggs
    Wait, Do The Good Place and Parks and Recreation Exist in a Shared Universe?Pawnee’s famous Paunch Burger makes it to Australia!
  37. underrated
    Jessi Klein on the Offbeat, Anarchic Humor of The Young Ones“Mainly this unbridled expression of emotion on something that was technically a silly sitcom really tickled me.”
  38. in development
    Zoe Lister-Jones, Liz Meriwether, Jason Winer Developing Woman Up ABC ComedyThe show follows two former teen moms trying to make up for their lost youth.
  39. good one podcast
    How Nick Kroll Wrote His and John Mulaney’s Big Mouth Dirty TalkOn a new episode of Good One, Nick Kroll talks about writing Big Mouth season two and how the show reacted to the #MeToo movement.
  40. assault
    Busy Philipps Claims James Franco Assaulted Her on Freaks and Geeks SetShe said Franco was a “fucking bully.”
  41. new yorker festival
    Rachel Bloom Calls Out the ‘Male Condescension’ of Family GuyBut she’s not offended.
  42. new york comic con 2018
    Good Omens’ Jon Hamm, David Tennant, and Michael Sheen Perform Dueling HamletsWell, one of them had to be Ophelia.
  43. new york comic con 2018
    Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi Reveal Their Vampire Origin StoryIt involves stand-up comedy.
  44. new yorker festival
    Mike Birbiglia Doesn’t Think ‘Just Having White Dudes’ in Comedy Is GoodAudience member Judd Apatow also had something to say.
  45. new york comic con 2018
    Nick Kroll Reveals Which Kroll Show Character Should Have Their Own MusicalWell, it might end up being a live sex show.
  46. new yorker festival
    John Mulaney Doesn’t Understand Why Brett Kavanaugh Brags About High School“That’s the sign of a demented person.”
  47. new york comic con 2018
    Jason Mantzoukas Hosts ‘Serious Talk’ for VultureThis is some serious jibber-jabber.
  48. new yorker festival
    Jim Carrey Received a Very Bad Omen Right Before His SNL Audition“I went, that’s not probably a good sign.”
  49. last night on late night
    SNL Managed to Find the Most Depressing Place in America: A Ted Cruz RallyTexas has a fever. And the only prescription is more Beto O’Rourke.
  50. last night on late night
    SNL’s Susan Collins Believes Women, Until It’s Time to Stop“I also believe that I’m a guys’ girl, okay?”
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