Stunt Icon Vic Armstrong Won’t Fall Down A Flight Of Stairs For Your Amusement Unless He’s Drunk or Getting Paid

By |2019-05-10T12:21:30-07:00September 1st, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

Even as a kid, I always kind of knew that Harrison Ford didn’t do his own stunts in any of the Indiana Jones movies. Whether he was being chased by a boulder in Raiders of the Lost Ark or leaping from a horse to a Nazi tank in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, it [...]

Pam Grier, B-Movie Icon, Wants Her Female Fans To Stop Getting “Stretched Out” By Professional Athletes

By |2019-05-10T12:21:30-07:00August 25th, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

Pam Grier made quite the splash last year with the release of her memoir, Foxy: My Life in Three Acts. Even if you didn’t read the book, you probably saw her onOprah, talking about how Richard Pryor ejaculated cocaine into her hoo-ha. […]

Mickie Wood, Mother of Controversial Child Pageant Star Eden Wood, Responds To Her Critics With Fart Noises

By |2019-05-10T12:21:30-07:00August 18th, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

If you missed last week’s season finale of Toddlers & Tiaras, the TLC network docu-series about child beauty pageants, you missed a doozy of an episode. It was the final appearance on the show by Eden Wood, the 6-year-old wunderkind from Arkansas who’s like a Baby Jane Hudson for the 21st century. […]

Michael Ian Black on Encouraging His Twitter Hecklers and Visiting Strip Clubs with Meghan McCain

By |2019-05-10T12:21:30-07:00August 11th, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

“Looking back on my career, I made a realization,” Michael Ian Black once tweeted. “I am TV AIDS.” That’s not false modesty. Despite being one of the most consistently smart and funny comics working today, his presence in a television cast almost guarantees a speedy cancellation. […]

Jane’s Addiction Guitarist Dave Navarro Isn’t Nostalgic About Punching Perry Farrell

By |2019-05-10T12:21:31-07:00July 21st, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

The first time I saw Dave Navarro playing with Jane’s Addiction, at the ’91 Lollapalooza Festival in Chicago, he looked like a drug-fueled lunatic—a character come to life from an R. Crumb comic. […]

True Blood’s Kristin Bauer Probably Won’t Bite You, Especially If You’re Wearing a Cape

By |2019-05-10T12:21:31-07:00July 14th, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

It’s difficult enough making it as a working actor, but it’s even trickier if you’re an actor on the HBO vampire-fetish drama True Blood. The show has a Cannonball Run–sized cast, with storylines competing, like a gang of prepubescent boys with a stick and a dead frog, to see which can be the grossest. [...]

David Wain on Wet Hot American Nostalgia and the Inevitable Rockin’ Knights of Summer Reunion

By |2019-05-10T12:21:32-07:00July 7th, 2011|Awkward Question Time|

When I came up with the idea of interviewing David Wain for the 10th anniversary of Wet Hot American Summer — the 2001 cult comedy he directed and co-wrote (with Michael Showalter) about a 1980s summer camp — I sincerely believed that I was being unique. […]

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