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Liam Cunningham addresses that damned coffee cup on ‘Game of Thrones’

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Forget all the fan theories, all people can seem to talk about is that damned coffee cup which mistakenly appeared on Game of Thrones.

While the cup has now been digitally removed by HBO, actor Liam Cunningham, who plays Sir Davos Seaworth on the show, brought it up again in an interview with Conan O’Brien on Tuesday.

“These things happen, it’s a big job, people run in, and Emilia [Clarke] probably drinks too much coffee,” Cunningham joked.

While the actor brought O’Brien a Starbucks…

George Clooney launches a PSA against ‘dumbf**kery’

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In light of the UN’s dire warning about the Earth’s accelerating extinction rate, George Clooney has stepped up for a PSA against people and their “dumbfuckery.”

“Dumbfuckery is highly contagious, affecting the minds of even the most stable geniuses,” the actor joked on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday night.

Focusing his attention on climate change, vaccinations, and the dinosaurs, it’s the kind of reminder that we shouldn’t need — but unfortunately do. Read more…

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George Clooney launches a PSA against ‘dumbf**kery’

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In light of the UN’s dire warning about the Earth’s accelerating extinction rate, George Clooney has stepped up for a PSA against people and their “dumbfuckery.”

“Dumbfuckery is highly contagious, affecting the minds of even the most stable geniuses,” the actor joked on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday night.

Focusing his attention on climate change, vaccinations, and the dinosaurs, it’s the kind of reminder that we shouldn’t need — but unfortunately do. Read more…

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Stephen Colbert throws water on Trump’s fire extinguishing advice

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In the midst of the Notre-Dame blaze in Paris, Donald Trump suggested on Twitter that fire authorities use “flying water tankers” to douse the flames.

We know now that wasn’t good advice, with French authorities explaining such a tactic would compromise the building’s entire structure, as Stephen Colbert highlighted on Thursday in his opening monologue.

“For firefighters, they really know how to give a sick burn,” Colbert joked. 

The late show host also paid tribute to the cathedral’s…

Stephen Colbert throws water on Trump’s fire extinguishing advice

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In the midst of the Notre-Dame blaze in Paris, Donald Trump suggested on Twitter that fire authorities use “flying water tankers” to douse the flames.

We know now that wasn’t good advice, with French authorities explaining such a tactic would compromise the building’s entire structure, as Stephen Colbert highlighted on Thursday in his opening monologue.

“For firefighters, they really know how to give a sick burn,” Colbert joked. 

The late show host also paid tribute to the cathedral’s…

Trevor Noah’s inspirational quote at the Oscars was actually superb trolling

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Trevor Noah used his stage time at the Oscars to honor his South African roots – and to poke a little healthy fun at white people while he was at it. 

The Daily Show host shared a Xhosa proverb while introducing Best Picture nominee Black Panther. Except that it wasn’t an inspirational quote, but Noah saying, “White people don’t know I’m lying.”

“Growing up as a young boy in Wakanda, I would see King…

Seth Meyers tears into Trump’s latest military threats

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Donald Trump has been president for two years now, and in that time one thing’s become clear: he’s not afraid to make threats that don’t seem all that thought through, both on Twitter and in real life.

On Late Night, host Seth Meyers tore into Trumps latest threats of military intervention in the country of Venezuela, after Trump told a reporter who asked about it: “all options are on the table.”

“He doesn’t know what the options are,” Meyers joked. “He knows military and that’s it….

Stephen Colbert was pretty bored with Trump’s presidential address

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Given Donald Trump’s presidential address happened after Stephen Colbert had taped his show on Tuesday, The Late Show host was only able to respond the next day.

It’s still as searing an analysis as ever, with Colbert saying the 19-day shutdown has lasted longer than his new year’s resolution, and that the address was boring.

“Sorry, the national crisis put me to sleep. Why was he so calm if there’s a crisis?” Colbert joked, before suggesting that the president had been…

Stephen Colbert unpacks Trump’s dramatic meeting with Pelosi, Schumer

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House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer met with Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Tuesday, and uh, the meeting did not go smoothly.

So, naturally, Stephen Colbert unpacked the whole thing, hardly containing his delight and running videos of cat boxing to represent the encounter with the president.

The Late Show host ran through the highlights of the tempestuous meeting, in particular, Trump’s threat to shut down the government in order to fund his…

Ken Jeong is literally desperate to host the Oscars

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Since Kevin Hart stepped down as the host of the 2019 Oscars, there’s been much chatter online about who will replace him — or if the show will be hostless.

But, if the Academy is in fact going to keep the 91-year tradition of having a host alive, they need not look any further than Ken Jeong.

Speaking to Seth Meyers on Late Night, the Crazy Rich Asians star said that he’s actually desperate for the gig. 

“If I do not become the host of the Oscars, I will consider not only my career…