Category Archives: Mike Tee-Vee!

Ali Reza Farahnakian on 30 Rock

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Bob & Matt on 30 Rock

Matt Oberg & Bob Wiltfong on 30 Rock. Plus, Matt in the New York Times.

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Iwao Takamoto (1925-2007)

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Talk Show With Bob Wiltfong @ The PIT

Jan. 4, 2006

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pan.gi.mun

On a recent Daily Show, Jon Stewart stitched up the incumbent U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon by ranking the top U.N. secretaries’ general names in order of silliness. Here is that list: 1. Boutros Boutros Ghali 2. Dag Hammarskjöld 4. Trygve … Continue reading

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Introducing Samrat Chakrabarti

My former roommate & the hottest spoonful of brown sugar you’ll ever want to see … Samrat Chakrabarti ihas blowingn up.

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Steve Carell on improv

I’ve been circling back lately to watch the second and third seasons of the U.S. version of The Office. I’m kicking myself for being such a U.K.-version snob all this time. Last May, my friend Steve G., who I know … Continue reading

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More 30 Rock, Please

NYC improviser extraordinaire Tara Copeland on 30 Rock. And the list goes on … Jack McBrayer as “Kenneth”; Judah Friedlander as “Frank”; Scott Adsit as “Pete”; the incomparable Rachel Dratch; John Lutz as “J.D.” …

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Joseph Barbera (1911-2006)

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Unpleasant Stimuli

On Dec. 8, 1990, Chris Farley played a sweaty teenager named Kevin in a sketch called “Unpleasant Stimuli.” This was only Farley’s eighth episode of SNL, but  Tom Hanks’s fifth turn at hosting. In the skit — which he totally … Continue reading

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