April 2009

Regis Overload!

posted on Apr 28, 2009 | Comments (1)

Regis Philbin is on overload lately. First, he appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman, dressed as Shrek. Next, there was news that ABC will bring back Who Wants to be a Millionaire this August for a two week run.

YouTube – Regis as Shrek on David Letterman

Episode 129: Tuesday, April 21, 2009

posted on Apr 21, 2009 | Comments (5)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 129

In this episode:

  • different video file formats and YouTube,
  • an Eliza Dushku contest on MySpace (video),
  • people customizing their MySpace profiles to look stupid,
  • The Celebrity Apprentice starring Tom Green and Scott Hamilton,
  • the current state of TV,
  • our review of Nobel Son (2007) starring Alan Rickman and Danny DeVito,
  • Disney retracing its own animation (video 1, video 2),
  • and Rob finding $200 in his bedroom.

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Disney Reuses Its Own Animation

posted on Apr 15, 2009 | Comments Off on Disney Reuses Its Own Animation

“Disney only ever made one movie and they’ve been tracing it ever since.”

If you think Filmation’s technique of reusing stock footage in the 1980s was a bit excessive, this video demonstrates that Disney has been doing the same thing for decades. The difference is Filmation was producing daily cartoon shows for TV and Disney is producing big-budget theatrical films.

TodaysBigThing.com – Disney Reuses Its Own Animation

Billy Bob Thorton Is a Moron

posted on Apr 11, 2009 | Comments (3)

Billy Bob Thorton was a complete moron and extremely rude in this interview with Jian Ghomeshi on the Canadian radio show Q (April 8, 2009):

YouTube – Billy Bob Thornton’s rude interview on Q

Episode 128: Sunday, April 5, 2009

posted on Apr 5, 2009 | Comments (4)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 128

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