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Bill Simmons

  1. podcasts
    Larry Wilmore Is Taking His Talents to Podcasting With Black on the AirThe first episode is slated to drop this Thursday.
  2. cancellations
    HBO Gives Up on Bill Simmons’s Any Given WednesdayNo more Wednesdays given.
  3. Bill Hader Talks ‘SNL,’ Panic Attacks, and His Upcoming HBO Show on ‘Any […]Here’s a fun clip from HBO’s new series Any Given Wednesday, where two Bills – host Simmons and guest Hader – chat about everything from what […]
  4. bless his heart
    Ben Affleck Blows a Fuse on Any Given WednesdayGood f*cking thing he was on HBO.
  5. bill simmons
    Simmons’s HBO Show Gets a Title and Release DateAny Given Wednesday will debut June 22 on HBO.
  6. game of thrones
    HBO Announces Game of Thrones Recap ShowAs part of Bill Simmons’s deal with HBO.
  7. Robert Smigel Talks About How Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Got That Accent Former SNL and Late Night With Conan O’Brien writer Robert Smigel sat down with Bill Simmons over at Grantland to talk about the origins of […]
  8. chat room
    Bill Simmons, ‘the Sports Guy,’ Saw Talkshowgate Coming, and Now He’s Got Advice for ConanThe ESPN columnist called this whole debacle back in March. So maybe he should change his name to “The Talk Show Guy.”
  9. late shifting
    Rumor Mill: Is Next Week Conan’s Last As Host of the Tonight Show?That’s the rumor that ESPN’s Sports Guy, Bill Simmons, is spreading.
  10. vulture reading room
    The Vulture Reading Room Says Good-bye to Bill SimmonsAnd to awesome invented terms like the “Last Great White American Player Syndrome.”
  11. mad men
    Jon Hamm Talks Emmys, Mad Men Season Three, and The Wire With the Sports Guy“If I win two Emmys, which I’m not going to, it will be just another thing I have in common with Kathy Griffin.”
  12. apropos of nothing
    Who Belongs on Mount Rapmore?In the past week or so ESPN.com’s Bill Simmons — “The Sports Guy,” a massively popular columnist who’s ostensibly a sportswriter but would better be described as the National Commissioner of Bar Arguments — has started writing about “Mount Rapmore,” a hypothetical rap version of Mount… well, yes.