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To Fart or Not to Fart: The Obvious Question of Obvious Child

Jon Eig | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Eig

A successful screenwriter might say "don't set your sights on writing marketable crap. Aim a bit higher." I was reminded of this as I watched Gillian Robespierre's new comedy Obvious Child. I don't mean to suggest the movie is crap. Far from it.

Jenny Slate Has The Best College Story Ever

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.22.2014 | Comedy

Jenny Slate stopped by "Late Night" on Thursday and told Seth Meyers one of the greatest college stories of ALL time. While in school, the "Obviou...

Jenny Slate On SNL: 'It's Not Everything'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 06.18.2014 | Comedy

When a featured player leaves "Saturday Night Live" after just one season, people tend to think that their careers have taken a huge hit, but the only...

ReThink Review: Obvious Child: Abortions In Movies Shouldn't Always Be Tragedies

Jonathan Kim | Posted 06.06.2014 | Women
Jonathan Kim

Obvious Child, in addition to being funny, well-acted, and touching, feels so important. There will be over two and a half million unplanned pregnancies in America this year, and those women (especially those who are young and frightened) need to know that they have a choice.

Emma Gray

Why This Abortion Rom-Com May Be The Most Revolutionary Movie Of The Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 06.06.2014 | Women

People have been declaring the “death of the rom-com” for years now, but it’s actually alive and well -- and about abortion. “Obvious Child...

Christopher Rosen

'Obvious Child' Is Not For People Who Hate Farts

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment

Romantic comedies have become so rare that when the trailer for "What If" with Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan premiered last week, Vulture's Amanda Do...

Watch The Awesome First Trailer For 'Obvious Child'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment

Here's a great movie you're going to love this summer: "Obvious Child," a comedy about what happens when a comic (Jenny Slate) gets pregnant following...

Jenny Slate and Gillian Robespierre Talk "Obvious Child"

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.10.2014 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

Director of Obvious Child Gillian Robespierre, and star Jenny Slate join What's Trending at the Samsung Blogger Lounge to discuss their feature. T...

Jenny Slate's Reasons For Starring In 'Obvious Child' Are The Best

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.13.2014 | Entertainment

Gillian Robespierre's "Obvious Child," which stars Jenny Slate as a comedian who becomes pregnant after a one-night stand, grapples with two topics t...

Mike Ryan

Mitt Romney Appears Human At Sundance

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

Three days of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival are now complete, but something is different from years past: the vibe is strange. There’s no obvious ...

These Are Truly Cheesy Movie Puns

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

The Comedy Central Twitter-based game show "@Midnight" came back this week, and on Wednesday's episode, comedians Thomas Lennon, Jenny Slate and Ike B...

Michael Cera Is Just Having Some '90s Fun

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 09.30.2013 | Comedy

If you have some retro camcorders lying around, why wouldn't you make a video for '90s song "Bitch" by Meredith Brooks with Michael Cera and Jenny Sla...

This Is Why There's No Sex In 'The Lion King'

Posted 08.29.2013 | Comedy

Jenny Slate and Gabe Liedman are back with a new "Bestie X Bestie," their series about being best friends. In this episode, Gabe and Jenny talk th...

'Girls' Episode 6: 'It's Your Duty As A Man'

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 04.19.2013 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

HIGH-LOW Margaret Wheeler Johnson: So this was the second episode this season about writing, for one thing. Lori Fradkin: Right, after Jazzhate. Emma ...

WATCH: Nick Kroll's Spoof Of PR Girls Totally Nails It

Posted 12.27.2012 | Comedy

PR makes the world go round, but unfortunately it's a profession that can attract the, how shall we say, those who can be less than understanding abou...

Jean-Ralphio's Twin Sister Is Headed To 'Parks And Rec'

Posted 12.21.2012 | TV

Jenny Slate is on her way to Pawnee! The former "Saturday Night Live" player will appear on an episode of "Parks and Recreation" as Jean-Ralphio's...

The Best Tweets From Women This Week

Posted 11.15.2012 | Women

It's been a big month for Jenny Slate. Last weekend, the former "SNL" actress married Dean Fleischer-Camp, her co-creator of the very popular "Marcel ...

They're Back! Former 'SNL' Star Hired For 'Looney Tunes' Reboot

Posted 09.20.2012 | Entertainment

That's not all, folks. According to THR, actress and comedian Jenny Slate has been hired to write a new "Looney Tunes" movie for Warner Bros. The unti...

'Scrubs' Reunion Alert

Posted 08.14.2012 | TV

There will be a "Scrubs" reunion on "The Exes." "Scrubs" alum Zach Braff will appear in an episode of the TV Land sitcom alongside his former co-star ...

The Best Tweets From Women This Week

Posted 11.15.2012 | Women

As enthusiastic viewers of "Girls," we've been rooting for Lena Dunham's continued success, but this week Jenny Slate tweeted about a dream that went ...

WATCH: Best Cell Phone Prank Ever

Posted 05.15.2012 | Comedy

Dean Fleischer-Camp is one half of the brains behind "Marcel the Shell" (along with "SNL" alum and fiancee Jenny Slate), so he's no stranger to viral ...

'CSI: Miami' Star Books New Gig

Posted 03.23.2012 | TV

Does one star of "CSI: Miami" may already have a foot out the door? With the CBS series on the bubble, Eva LaRue has joined ABC's untitled Mandy Mo...

WATCH: Celebrities Give Creepy Valentine's Day Messages

Posted 02.14.2012 | Comedy

During the last few weeks at "Conan," the show has been recording testimonials from various guests for a very special compilation. Testimonials for yo...

The Best Late Night Clips of the Week

Matt Wilstein | Posted 04.04.2012 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

This week saw two major endorsements in the ongoing battle for the GOP nomination. First, Herman Cain did very little to help Newt Gingrich by endorsi...

WATCH: Jenny Slate Talks Marcel The Shell

Posted 04.04.2012 | Comedy

"Saturday Night Live" alum Jenny Slate stopped by "Conan" Thursday night to talk about how Marcel the Shell with Shoes On went from being a video she ...