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The (Gaga) Saga Begins

Celebrity gossip site TMZ has an article: Lady Gaga is adamant … she did NOT ban Weird Al Yankovic from parodying her hit song “Born This Way” — despite Al’s accusation that the pop star shut him down hard recently. … Continue reading

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A really fine jelly bean and pickle sandwich

For what it’s worth, a new documentary film on the founder of the Jelly Belly brand jelly bean is just being released. To you, this news probably doesn’t amount to a hill of beans, but if you watch the trailer … Continue reading

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An interview for English, baby!

So Al has been doing all sorts of interviews to promote his new book When I Grow Up. It seems like things are going pretty well, and here’s another interview from the folks over at English, baby. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shyY1BNWWiA[/youtube]

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Al’s wants your setlist suggestions.

After years and years of playing the same songs on stage, Al is going to let YOU suggest some songs he add into the setlist of his next concert tour. Continue reading

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Michael Jackson

Al once said that the one song that changed his life the most was “Eat It” because it let him buy a house. No other song had let him do that before. Of course, “Eat It” would not have been … Continue reading

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Virus Alert!

You’d better back up your hard drives and protect your backups. There’s been a lot of talk recently about the Conficker worm virus that’s going to wreak havoc on the world on April 1st. It’s rumored to do all sorts … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary and Birthday!

Hey would ya look at that! Today is Al and Suzanne‘s eighth anniversary! Big congrats to them from EVERYONE on the Internet. Yes, that even means Leroy Finkelstein over there hiding in the corner. We see you. But the good … Continue reading

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10 Questions

Hey, check this out! MSN Video found Al, threw him down into a chair and said “Now that we have you’re attention, we want you to answer these ten questions!” Al said “uhhhh, k?” You’ll learn his views about Hawaii, … Continue reading

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Al Takes A Riff To Jurassic Park

In the not-too-distant future, next Sunday, A.D., there was a guy named Al. He was weirder than you or me…. And the folks at Rifftrax asked him if he’d like to add some commentary to their upcoming version of “Jurassic … Continue reading

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Surprise! It’s Al!

If you are in the Hollywood area this weekend, you may want to wander over to the Steve Allen Theater for their holiday sing-a-long show. It promises to be fun and entertaining with some extra special guests. The Steve Allen … Continue reading

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