Janeane Garofalo

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    The 15th Anniversary of The Old 97's Too Far to Care and Rhett Miller's Solo Album: Does Anyone Still Care?

    Fifteen years ago this month, the Old 97's released their major label debut, Too Far to Care. Last week, frontman Rhett Miller released his latest solo record, The Dreamer. Darryl Smyers and Eric Grubbs sat down and talked about the legacy of Too Far to Care, and whether or not it's a bigger deal th ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 3, 2011
  • Calendar

    July 16, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 5, 2009

    In Rockwall, Gov. Rick Perry Spills Some Tea

    National Public Radio's Wade Goodwyn headed out to Southfork Ranch yesterday for America's Tea Party -- alas, no Janeane Garofalo, though. Or Rick Perry either, though the governor did put in an appearance at a tea party out in Rockwall (hope he had time to grab a bite at the Culpepper Steak House). ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    Look, Dallas Tea Party, Janeane Garofalo Probably Has Other Plans for July 4, That's All

    For weeks, the Dallas Tea Party has been calling out Janeane Garofalo in the hopes of getting the star of Wet Hot American Summer and The Truth About Cats & Dogs and noted Tea Party-crasher to attend Saturday's America's Tea Party at Southfork Ranch. Alas, it hasn't worked -- Garofalo hasn't eve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    Blogaroo 3: Preaching To The Converted at Bonnaroo

    Music aside, one big part of the fun at Bonnaroo is just experiencing the interaction of strangers who would never have anything to do with each other outside of such a frenzied environment. This is true everywhere, from the open-air drug markets along "Shakedown Street" to the campgrounds to the sw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2008
  • Film

    June 28, 2007

    Incredible, Edible

    Brad Bird does it again with the delicious Ratatouille

  • Summer Guide

    May 24, 2007

    Flick It

    Your guide to summer's hottest films

  • Calendar

    May 4, 2006
  • Music

    September 2, 2004

    Get Your Wild On

    Behind the scenes of E!'s Dallas shoot

  • Calendar

    July 1, 2004

    Happy Campers

    Summer lovin' with Wet Hot American Summer

  • Culture

    November 6, 2003

    Painful With Drawl

    Just OK, Tulsa Lovechild sags under TV gimmicks; DTC's Glass Menagerie goes limp with Southern angst

  • Film

    October 23, 2003

    Five Golden Reels

    The Deep Ellum Film Festival grows up--nicely

  • Culture

    February 27, 2003

    Steal This Movie

    Studios don't get the Upright Citizens, which isn't funny at all

  • Film

    February 6, 2003

    Hudson Hawked

    Kate gets the hard sell in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

  • Calendar

    January 16, 2003

    A Swinger and Four Drunks

    Jon Favreau serves up Dinner for Five

  • Culture

    November 28, 2002

    Richter's Scale

    Andy Richter deserves to control the universe, if only Fox would let him

  • Culture

    July 4, 2002

    Ice Ice Maybe

    A decade after Vanilla Ice melted down, he's back with the man who made him

  • Film

    April 4, 2002

    Barry Bad

    Sonnenfeld's comic caper is no Trouble at all

  • Film

    September 20, 2001

    Gimme Swelter

    Are you ready for the Summer? Don't be. It's all wet.

  • Film

    August 16, 2001

    The Bitch of Kitsch

    Terry Zwigoff and Daniel Clowes trap us with a raptor in Ghost World

  • Calendar

    August 9, 2001

    Mohr or Less

    Jay Mohr is this far from hitting it big

  • Film

    September 21, 2000

    Chicago Bull

    Abbie Hoffman goes two-dimensional in the '60s biopic Steal This Movie!

  • Film

    June 29, 2000

    Squirrel meat

    Animated duo return in a very Rocky road movie

  • Film

    June 15, 2000

    Crash of the Titan

    Disney-esque characters and anime stylings don't mix, but at least the battles are cool

  • Film

    April 27, 2000

    Fest intentions

    USA Film Festival: Amargosa, Committed, The Devil's Swing, Dropping Out, Hamlet, Lush, The Natural History of the Chicken, Split Decision, The Target Shoots First, Steal This Movie

  • News

    April 6, 2000


    Those magic bridges; Baby Buddha; Duh; The happy snob

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    Best Case scenario

    Rhett Miller makes Wilonksy's shit list

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    SXSW Diaries

    A thousand bands + a dozen parties + one cigarette lighter = average South By Southwest

  • Film

    September 23, 1999

    Drink up

    Better off dead? The Minus Man thinks so.

  • Film

    August 5, 1999

    Super zeroes

    Heroes without powers, the Mystery Men fight crime with laughter

  • Film

    February 25, 1999

    Square to be hip

    Coolness and a cast of dozens can't save 200 Cigarettes

  • Film

    October 1, 1998

    Your fiends and neighbors

    Clay Pigeons pokes and pries at country discomforts

  • Film

    April 9, 1998

    Travels with Mikey

    Michael Moore's ego is The Big One in his new documentary

  • Film

    October 2, 1997

    Local zero

    Janeane Garofalo and romantic comedy area match made in hell

  • Film

    August 14, 1997

    Shoot the sheriff

    Stallone seeks, but doesn't find, redemption in Cop Land

  • Film

    June 20, 1996


    The Cable Guy spoofs TV culture; Moll Flanders spooks a classic novel

  • Film

    November 3, 1994

    I'm not okay, you're bored

    Clerks turns dysfunctional lives into 80 minutes of tedium