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Who’s On First- The Sequel

(YouTube Link) Old time comedy routines don’t come much more recognizable than that old chestnut “Who’s on first?”, and lovers of classic funny are always waiting for a chance to put their own personal spin on the tried and true routine. Join fellow funny fans Jerry Seinfeld, Jimmy Fallon and Billy Crystal as they take a crack [...]

The History Of TV Theme Songs

(YouTube link) Jimmy Fallon and the cast of the new show Guys with Kids sing your favorite TV theme songs. Yes, you can sing along! (via Metafilter)

I Didn’t Remember Reading Rainbow’s Song Rocking So Hard

(Video Link) Somehow the song is actually perfectly suited to The Doors’ music style. Who knew it would take Jimmy Fallon to let the world realize that? Via BoingBoing

Pee-wee Herman’s The Dark Knight Rises

(Video Link) For this clip from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Paul Reubens voiced over all of the dialogue using the many tones of Pee-wee Herman. But that’s just a taste of the entire film, which is excellent, except for Chairry’s horrible, horrible death scene. -via Nerd Approved

History of Rap Part 3

It happened again: Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon have thrown down another hip-hop medley on Fallon’s show Late Night, backed up by The Roots. It’s just as fun as the previous two, with a nice bit in the middle regarding whether Fallon has, or has need of, an AK. Although I haven’t verified it [...]

History of Hip Hop (Part 2)

In late 2010, Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon performed a medley of hip-hop songs starting with Sugar Hill Gang and ending with Jay-Z and Alicia Keys. Last night it happened again, this time starting with Kurtis Blow’s “The Breaks” and featuring a rousing ending on Biz Markie’s classic “Just a Friend.” Again, I take issue [...]

If You Want to Succeed in Yacht Rock, You’ll Need a Ridiculous Name

Sparked by a popular online video series by the same name, Yacht Rock, the genre of music produced by artists such as Christopher Cross and Kenny Loggins during the late 1970s and early 1980s, has enjoyed a renaissance of sorts over the past several years. The term yacht rock comes from the nautical references that [...]

Mental Floss on Jimmy Fallon

Last night a young gentleman from Deal Park, New Jersey, appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to show off his amazing memory. Wearing our Simple as 3.141592… shirt, he recited the first 86 numbers of pi and showed off some of his wacky notebook doodles. It’s like I always say, wear mental_floss t-shirts and you’ll [...]

10 Things You Don’t Know About Tina Fey

I don’t know about you guys, but I have a serious girl-crush on Tina Fey. It’s hard not to when the woman in question is unbelievably talented, smart, funny and beautiful. That’s why I’m so happy to get to write this Neatorama article about one of my biggest idols, who will be celebrating her forty-first [...]

The Quick 10: Everybody’s Looking Forward to the Weekend, Weekend

It’s Friday, Friday, gotta get down on Friday. If you don’t hate me just for even typing those words, you will when you go through today’s Quick 10. There have been so many spoofs of Rebecca Black’s disaster-slash-smash hit that I decided to round up some of the best ones in one convenient spot for [...]