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Adam Scott and Scott Aukerman Are Launching a U2-Themed Podcast Next Week

Adam Scott and Scott Aukerman have combined their love for U2 into the ultimate superfan Adam Scott Aukerman and are launching a new U2-themed podcast on Earwolf. The podcast, called U Talkin' U2 To Me?, will see Scott and Aukerman discussing all things U2 in correlation with the band's newest album due out this summer. The show will be released every Wednesday beginning next week, but you can listen to a nearly two-minute preview over on the Earwolf website now, in which Adam Scott tells the tale of going to the 1983 US Festival at just 10 years old and meeting Steve Wozniak, who Scott insists was "pretty [...]

A Funny Thing: Ophira Eisenberg Beds Half a U2 Cover Band

Our story this week: Ophira Eisenberg, host of NPR's Ask Me Another, is torn between two members of a highschool U2 cover band called B4. How does it end? In blood and humiliation of course. Oh Ophira, how long must we sing this song?

Ophira Eisenberg is a comedian, writer, and actress in New York City and the host of NPR's new game show Ask Me Another which tapes live at the Bell House in Brooklyn (tickets here). She told her story at My Highschool Boyfriend was Gay, a great storytelling show at the UCbeast. Grab your tickets for future shows here.

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Jimmy Fallon's First 'Tonight Show' Guests Are Will Smith and U2

Yesterday at TCA, Jimmy Fallon announced that Will Smith and U2 will be his first Tonight Show guests when he takes over for Jay Leno on February 17. No word yet whether or not Fallon and Smith will do another 1920s radio show, Fallon and Bono will pair up for a duet, Justin Timberlake will make an appearance (he was a guest on Fallon's first Late Night episode back in 2009), or Tina Fey will show up for a Weekend Update reunion, but who better to kick off The Tonight Show than The Fresh Prince and Amy Poehler's Golden Globes lover?

The Vine 5 Film Festival: The Bono Outtakes

Vine is the cool new toy from Twitter that challenges users to make the most profound work ever committed to video in exactly six seconds. Or at the very least, challenges comedians to bring a little more laughter into this world. Every Tuesday we showcase five of the funniest shorts of the past week.

Your RSS feed might be difficult and not show the videos, but trust us – they are there.