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Paul Blart: Inauguration Cop

January 20th, 2009 by Conor Lastowka · 18 Comments

Though my family and friends back home may be partaking in the inauguration festivities, they will miss out on the true way the event should be watched: on Hulu with a “Sponsored by Paul Blart: Mall Cop” tag onscreen at all times.

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Tags: RiffTrax · movies · politics

Go Gingerballs!

September 4th, 2008 by Conor Lastowka · 14 Comments

How come nobody told me that Flight of the Conchords manager Murray was now working as a correspondent for MSNBC?!

Murray, on his way to a band meeting

MSNBC analyst Chuck Todd calls a press conference to deny that he ever managed Flight of the Conchords

Murray at the New Zealand consulate, settling a dispute with [...]

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What is Patriotism?

July 4th, 2008 by Conor Lastowka · 14 Comments

CNN.com offers up an article exploring the question “What is Patriotism?”  Despite the seemingly random timing of such an article, it fits in perfectly with our latest short, “Patriotism.”  CNN provides quotes from a wide variety of anonymous users who provide online names such as Llambo, caligirl and hellcat, who all attempt to define what [...]

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Why The Heck Am I the Only One Who Catches These Things?!

May 28th, 2008 by Kevin Murphy · 15 Comments

I’m sure we’ve all heard about the kerfuffle caused by former White House Press Secretary Scott McClellan’s memoir about his tenure in the West Wing. Well perhaps the Administration should take a closer look at who it is they’re actually hiring next time!

Sure, now you make the connection.
By the way, I’m available to the [...]

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Tags: People Kevin Doesn't Resemble · RiffTrax · politics