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Linkdown: Get Well Soon, Dignan edition by Barbecue Bros
August 27, 2007, 4:00 pm
Filed under: movies, music, tv

– Slashfilm has 4 behind-the-scenes videos from The Darjeeling Limited

Entourage last night: Deus Ex Kanye!

No Country for Old Men red-band trailer, though I can’t view it right now because it doesn’t recognize me as being 17 or older. Don’t they know I’m a grown-ass man?

Superbad was #1 for the second week in a row, topping $68MM and becoming the third top grossing comedy after 10 days this year, after Wild Hogs (uh) and I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (uhhh)

Jen’s exit interview after being expelled from Big Brother

– An oral history of The State (pdf file – via Pop Candy)

– Spin has a video of a recent performance by The Rentals, who incidentally I am seeing later this week

– And finally, hopefully Dignan’s doing alright

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Im not sure if it was a suicide attempt or what….but the more I read about it the more I was reminded of Richie’s attempt in Tenanbaums. Just a thought…

Comment by Susong

That was Luke Wilson, dude.

Comment by Kenny

And Happy Rentals week!

http://dcist.com/2007/08/28/the_rentals_930.php

There’s a pretty decent review of a recent show at the 9:30 club that includes a set list. Unfortunately, it looks like they largely ignore most of my favorite tracks from Seven More Minutes, not to mention the new version of Sweetness and Tenderness, which I love.

Comment by Kenny

Right, Richie Tenenbaum.

Comment by Susong

Who was played by Luke Wilson.

Comment by Kenny

Linkdown, Rentals edition:

Happy Rentals Day!

Gotriad piece on the return of The Rentals (pun intended):
http://www.gotriad.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070822/GTCOM01/70822025/1069/GTCOM0228

Wiki entry about “Songs from the Black Hole,” the Weezer rock opera that never was. It apparently turned into both Pinkerton and Return of the Rentals, two of my top 20 favorite albums of all time. My what could have been… http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Songs_from_the_Black_Hole

Friends of P video (sorry for the subtitles) – http://youtube.com/watch?v=1jqsgVtcC6E&mode=related&search=

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