Over the weekend, the internet was abuzz with news of a new Los Angeles coffee shop called "Dumb Starbucks," a near-fully functioning Starbucks that 1) was blatantly not affiliated with the company and 2) used the company's name and logo "for marketing purposes" but adds the word "dumb" in front of everything to protect the business under parody laws. Dumb Starbucks, which had its windows tinted to prevent passersby from looking inside, didn't charge money for coffee and pastries, instead giving away free cups of coffee featuring the Dumb Starbucks logo.
Since it opened Friday afternoon at 1802 Hillhurst Ave in LA's Los Feliz neighborhood, the legally questionable establishment attracted [...]
Cult heartthrob Nathan Fillion will be joining the Greendale Community College this year. Deadline reports that Fillion will guest star on Community as "the politically savvy head custodian who’s not afraid to get his hands dirty but is smart enough to wear rubber gloves." He'll be going up against Annie and guest star Jonathan Banks as professor Professor Hickey. Fillion has long been a fan of the show, visiting the set last year and posting this picture of him with the show's cast.
Nathan Fielder, star of Comedy Central's Nathan For You, gained a lot of media attention last month when he asked his Twitter followers to "mistakenly" send a text about a drug deal to their parents. He's at it again with a new Twitter "experiment" aimed to ruin people's romantic relationships instead this time around. Yesterday, Fielder tweeted, "Experiment: text the person ur dating "I haven't been fully honest with you" then dont reply to them for 1 hr (& tweet pic of thr response)," and he already has dozens of followers who listened to what he said. Fielder had another one of these prior to the drug one, [...]
Nathan Fielder, star of Comedy Central's excellent Nathan for You, is getting a lot of attention this week after a Twitter experiment in which he asked his followers to prank their parents by pretending to accidentally send them a text about selling drugs. This is not Fielder's first foray into this sort of thing. He previously asked his followers to text their fathers "Will dollar store condoms work the same as regular brands?"
Check out some of the best responses below (via Comedy Central's Tumblr):