Emmy-Winning Songwriter, Fountains Of Wayne Cofounder Adam Schlesinger Dies From Coronavirus

With Schlesinger playing bass and singing backup and Collingwood playing guitar and singing lead, and the two men co-writing songs, the band known for its sunny harmonies and synthesis of pop, rock punk and comedy would have hits in 1996 with “Radiation Vibe” and 2003 with “Stacy’s Mom.” The latter was nominated for a Grammy.

How Amy Schumer’s Real Life Struggles Helped Inspire

While honing her act in New York City comedy clubs, Schumer tried working the incident into her set. “People were like, ‘Nooooo, too dark,’” she told EW with a laugh. “In my family no one has ever laughed that hard at anything.”

Neil Patrick Harris Is Count Olaf in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events

Lemony Snicket’s a Series of Unfortunate Events tells the story of three orphaned children. Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire are constantly battling their evil uncle Count Olaf, who is only out to inherit their family fortune. Brad Silberling, who directed the movie, has been asked to return to helm this new series. Though it isn’t […]

Depression, Depression Books, Do-Gooders…and Willie Nelson’s 70th Album | Opinion

Recession or Depression? Well, it was inevitable, I guess, given the way things have been going that the words “depression” and “economy” would come up. “For the first time in my life, I think a depression is conceivable,” writes Washington Post economics columnist—and former Newsweeker—Robert Samuelson. Bob is a very smart guy and not one […]