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  1. ‘Spy’ Magazine Is Back for the Final Month of the Presidential CampaignSpy magazine has made a glorious but limited return to cover the election. Spy co-founder Kurt Andersen announced today that the magazine has […]
  2. bros on bros on bros
    Why Best Bars in America Isn’t ReturningPouring one out for Sean Patton and Jay Larson.
  3. Maria Bamford, Wyatt Cenac, Mike Birbiglia, and More Share Their Favorite […]Esquire has a fun new feature out today in which they ask 22 comedians – including Kumail Nanjiani, Maria Bamford, Joe Mande, Wyatt Cenac, […]
  4. Will Forte Reunites with Wally the ‘SNL’ Cue Card GuyHere’s a sneak peek from Esquire Network’s new series Car Matchmaker, in which comedian and former Seinfeld writer Spike Feresten uses his […]
  5. movies
    A Fond Look at When Magazines Ruled the WorldA documentary on new journalism and Esquire magazine by the son of one of its top editors.
  6. Jerry Seinfeld Tried to Convince Chris Rock to Take Over for Letterman“I was talking to Chris Rock the other day about taking the Letterman job. I was trying to convince him to take it. He says, ‘Absolutely no […]
  7. Mel Brooks Comments on the ‘Questionable Taste’ of Seth MacFarlane“It would be hypocritical of me to take issue with anything in questionable taste, seeing that I invented bad taste in films. I’m sure Seth […]
  8. Bill Murray Discusses Baseball and BoozeThe elusive Bill Murray did a rare interview with Esquire out today, but unfortunately, it’s entirely focused on his love of baseball and vodka […]
  9. Woody Allen Says He Has Nothing in Common with Mel Brooks But Is a Bob […]“I love Mel Brooks. And I’ve had wonderful times working with him. But I don’t see any similarities between Mel and myself except, you know, […]
  10. close reads
    Did You Catch Mad Men’s Not-So-Pretentious Muhammad Ali Nod?Stan’s not the only St. Sebastian.
  11. strange bedfellows
    G4 May Rebrand Itself As an Esquire ChannelThey’re looking at jumping into bed with the men’s mag.
  12. celebrity profiles
    The Ten Most Absurd Lines from Esquire’s Jon Hamm Profile“He is eagle poetry.”
  13. Ellie Kemper Explains the Importance of Proper Dental HygieneAs part of their Valentine’s Day coverage, Esquire asked some female comedians and writers to opine on the subject of romance. Included is this […]
  14. Albert Brooks and the Rise of ‘New Humor’As noted in my recent piece on Bob Einstein’s lost classic comedy book, the real comic genius in the Einstein family is little brother Albert, […]
  15. tv
    The Franco Brothers Are Adorable… In a five-part video series for ‘Esquire.’
  16. tv
    See a Misshapen But Clever Venn Diagram of Prime-time TVVery insightful. Also, colorful.
  17. books
    Read the Short Story James Franco Wrote for Esquire“Me and Joe, we just sit.”
  18. roger ebert
    Ebert Weighs InEbert weighs in on his ‘Esquire’ profile.
  19. spoilers
    Leonardo DiCaprio Promotes Shutter Island, Sort Of“I’m not going to talk about it in any detail because I don’t want to ruin it for anyone who’s going to watch it.”
  20. the take
    Our Undergrad Fiction Workshop Critiques the ‘Esquire’ Heath Ledger Story“Show, don’t tell!”
  21. the early-evening news
    Van Halen Reunites!Amy Winehouse, Harry Potter, and more!
  22. the weekend read
    Horror and Hope in a Russian School