Jack Antonoff Is In A Great Indie Flick You May Have Ignored Because Your Mom Said She Wanted To See It.

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Maybe you can’t relate to an older lady who falls in love with a younger dude at work scenario but I’m pretty sure we can all relate to the painful awkwardness of falling in love with someone who is seemingly out of your league for one superficial reason or another…so if you can relate with that, you’ll love Hello My Name Is Doris. Some of us relate with it a little too well :/

You get Sally Field (Americana movie perfection for basically the last 50 years), Max Greenfield (New Girl charmer extraordinaire) and surprise! Jack Antonoff, who you might know as the former Fun guitarist? Bleachers frontman? Perhaps Taylor Swift’s 1989 writing ace? Or Lena Dunham’s boyfriend? That’s okay too. He has a bit part as a the frontman of a band called Goya Baby and the Nuclear Winter. You’ll recognize some other actors too but I don’t feel like looking up all their names.

Your mom is right! This movie is hopelessly precious and I’m embarrassingly behind.

Consequence Of Sound has a far more eloquent synopsis and here is the proper trailer. Let me know what you think.

Chance The Rapper & Steph Curry Perform Classic Jingle For The Best Business Venture Since Wine At A Hair Salon.

Chance The Rapper had the daunting task of not only performing an original tribute song for “The Greatest” at The 2016 ESPY Awards, but keeping it together while singing…

Naturally he nailed it.

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Afterwards he celebrated with Steph Curry by doing the “Jones BBQ Foot Massage” jingle.

It’s become Steph’s signature dance of late. Here’s the backstory and take a moment to watch the glorious original…just know you’re not getting the song out of your head anytime soon. It’s on loop on my brain as I type.

Jones BBQ Foot Massage! Jones BBQ Foot Massage!

Red Hot Chili Peppers Narrowly Avert Starring In A “Locked Up Abroad” Episode Thanks To Metallica.

We were called into customs officials office at an airport in Belarus and they asked us to sign a bunch of Metallica cd's and photos. We tried to explain to them that we weren't Metallica but they insisted that we sign anyway. They had the power. Well I did play fight fire with with with Metallica once. I love Metallica anyways but I'm no Robert Trujillo.

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As someone who gets pulled out of line by TSA on a regular basis, I can’t imagine the anxiety of getting pulled aside by customs in BELARUS. Now I don’t know a lot about Belarus but my gut says you don’t f*ck with Eastern European officers of any sort. Mall Cops, crossing guards, Belarus babies dressed in cop costumes, etc. So Red Hot Chili Peppers roll thru customs and the officers start insisting they’re Metallica…Flea said they tried to tell them they were not Metallica but Belarus customs wouldn’t take no for an answer. The Chilis soon realized that they should just probably go ahead and sign some swag as Metallica…

Because when Eastern European Custom Officers think you are Metallica, YOU SAY YOU ARE METALLICA.

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Snoop Dogg Just Raised The Bar For Retirement Parties.

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Super Laker Fanboy/Rapper Snoop Dogg hooked up a custom Laker-themed convertible for Kobe Bryant’s 20yr retirement. Which is incredible. Who would do that for you? However, doesn’t that seem a little over the top? Snoop did make sure his picture was the largest on the hood of that car and as far as I know, Snoop never played for The Lakers.

Ugh what if Snoop is to Kobe what Mel is to Jemaine and Bret?

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We may never know but that car certainly beats the retirement party norm of a spray centerpiece/cupcake in the breakroom.

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Slightly Easier To Forgive An Embarrassing Dad When He Has This Kind Of Pull.

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President Obama was able to parlay performances by Kendrick Lamar and Janelle Monae into birthday entertainment for his daughter Malia who happens to be born on July 4th. Not too shabby for an 18th birthday considering the highlight of mine involved warm beer and a stolen street cone.

He also took time to remind everyone about those who sacrifice to protect our freedom. Speaking of which, please take a moment to listen to Frontline Radio, a station featuring songs and stories dedicated to our servicemen/women. It’s pretty special and far easier on the ears than Obama’s singing voice. Aww JK Mr. Prez!

Don’t forget to check out Kendrick’s performance too.

Jordan Peele Recreated A Cringe-Worthy James Brown Interview And The Awkwardness Is Palpable.

Source: Uproxx

Hard to believe this actually happened on live TV but it did.

Jordan Peele (Key & Peele) puts on his best James Brown in this recreation of a painful 1987 interview. Click here for the original.

Although it is equal parts hilarious and sad, Jordan absolutely nails it.

DANKE SHOEN!

Pharrell Performs On The One Street You Wish You Could Find On Airbnb.

Source: Rollingstone

Pharrell, Cookie and Elmo team up to sing about the other perfect escape from reality.

“B Is For Book!”

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Rihanna Announces Her Love For Star Trek. Nerds Simultaneously Orgasm/Pass Out.

Rihanna not only revealed the video for her Star Wars And Beyond song, “Sledgehammer”, she also revealed her unbridled passion for Trek Lyfe in this trailer!


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AND NO SHE IS NOT LYING.

COULD SHE DO THIS IF SHE WERE LYING? OF COURSE NOT.

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