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I know I don't have any talent, and I know all I have is a body, and I am doing my bust exercises. Senior Editor at BuzzFeed News. louis.peitzman@buzzfeed.com

A Guide To All The Reality Show References On "The Comeback" Season Premiere

buzzfeed.com — Reality television has come a long way since the first (and for years, only) season of savagely satirized the genre in 2005. The Season 2 premiere, which aired Nov. 9, is about playing catch-up with Valerie Cherish (Lisa Kudrow), but also with the type of series The Comeback mocks.

The Definitive Ranking Of The "Nightmare On Elm Street" Movies

buzzfeed.com — By the time Freddy's Dead hit theaters in 1991, Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) was more comic relief than terrifying slasher villain. Rather than attempt to return him to his horror roots, the "final" Nightmare on Elm Street sequel opted to go all out with an absurdly over-the-top clusterfuck of a movie: cartoonish kills, unnecessary backstory, and celebrity cameos - including then-married couple Roseanne Barr and Tom Arnold as two frenzied Springwood residents desperate for new children.

The Baker's Wife Finds Another Moment In The Woods

buzzfeed.com — Musical theater nerd rage hit an all-time high in June, when composer Stephen Sondheim mentioned changes that had been made to Into the Woods, for which he wrote the music and lyrics, in its long-awaited adaptation to a feature film.

The Definitive "Hedwig And The Angry Inch" Makeup Tutorial

buzzfeed.com — Before each performance of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, now running at New York's Belasco Theatre, hair and makeup designer Mike Potter and assistant hair and makeup designer Nicole Bridgeford turn the show's leading man into glittery rock goddess Hedwig Schmidt.

How To Survive As A Reality Television Family

buzzfeed.com — On an October Monday afternoon at Little Town, New Jersey, a restaurant venture from Albie and Chris Manzo on Sinatra Street in Hoboken, the Manzo family, of The Real Housewives of New Jersey-fame, is gathered around a table. With an array of appetizers spread before them, the conversation flows freely.

The Curious Incident Of Adapting Challenging Novels Into Ambitious New Plays

buzzfeed.com — "I find people confusing," says Christopher in his narration of Mark Haddon's 2003 novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Christopher has reason to be confused: People are walking contradictions who say things they don't mean, which is especially troubling to Christopher.

Danny Pudi Is Preparing For A Career Beyond "Community"

buzzfeed.com — In less than a month, Danny Pudi will be flying from New York to Los Angeles to begin work on Season 6 of Community, which was canceled, then resurrected by Yahoo earlier this year. He's excited for the opportunity to make another season of the series for which "six seasons and a movie" went from farfetched rallying cry to real possibility.

How "New Nightmare" Changed The Horror Game

buzzfeed.com — When Wes Craven made his directorial debut in 1972 with The Last House on the Left, the film's ad campaign proudly proclaimed, "To avoid fainting, keep repeating, 'It's only a movie.'" But 1994's New Nightmare, which he wrote and directed, completely disrupted that notion.

Katharine McPhee Is Reintroducing Herself

buzzfeed.com — Katharine McPhee has a cold. "I'm a little under the weather, I'm sorry," she confesses after her third or fourth cough one September morning. "My voice is low, like three octaves lower than normal." At the suggestion that she could somehow use her unusually husky tones in her performance, McPhee laughs politely before adding, "I sound like a 50-year-old smoker today."

Katherine McPhee Is Reintroducing Herself

buzzfeed.com — Katharine McPhee has a cold. "I'm a little under the weather, I'm sorry," she confesses after her third or fourth cough one September morning. "My voice is low, like three octaves lower than normal." At the suggestion that she could somehow use her unusually husky tones in her performance, McPhee laughs politely before adding, "I sound like a 50-year-old smoker today."
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Nov 24, 2014

This episode of Goosebumps is about a killer sponge. It holds up.

Nov 24, 2014

Made a note to myself to watch Goosebumps on Netflix. I'm 28.

Nov 24, 2014

Catching up on Getting On, which is fantastic. @BettyBuckley was unreal on last week's episode.

Nov 24, 2014

@diablocody So funny and subversive. Caught me completely off-guard.

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