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  1. farleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    THIS DAY IN 1997: Comedian Chris Farley was found dead in his apartment in Chicago of a cocaine and morphine overdose. He was 33. 1964: Funeral services were held in Chicago for singer Sam Cooke, who had been shot and killed in Los Angeles.


  2. Noted movies from a random year: 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 |

    When we get this recent in our movie lists, the number of interesting films gets shorter and the list of the deceased gets longer. Tommy Boy may be Chris Farley's only good movie .


  3. Talbot: With nothing to lose, Red Raiders put up fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... lose - much like if they were living in a "van down by the river," as the old Saturday Night Live sketch with Chris Farley constantly repeated. No matter what happened, the seniors' careers would end early. There was no bowl game on the line and ...


  4. BWW Reviews: This Year's Entry in the Santaland Diaries at...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 |

    ... come off, no matter who does it. I didn't like it when Jason Alexander was asked to do it on Seinfeld , or Chris Farley on Saturday Night Live , and I felt uncomfortable watching someone as talented as Darius Pierce (who, to his credit, plays the ...


  5. 'Joe Dirt' to 'Black Sheep': David Spade's 6 Most Memorable RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... emorable roles, from recent ensemble comedies to a beloved animated voice role to his partnership with the late Chris Farley.


  6. Is Sleep Deprivation the Key to Boosting Creativity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KCOL-AM Fort Collins

    ... kinds of work comes out." Michaels says when creative types like the talent he developed (Will Ferrell, Chris Farley, and Eddie Murphy, among others) are tired, they lose their filter: "Someone takes a chance that they would never, if they were ...


  7. Watch Jennifer Lawrence Do Chris Farley's Fat Guy In A Little CoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    Jennifer Lawrence has just reminded us why the whole world is in love with her. During an interview with David Letterman on The Late Show the actress sported a teeny tiny jacket that restricted her movement but then inspired her do a stupendous impression of Chris Farley's "Fat Guy In A Little Coat" dance.


  8. Jay Mohr's mojo working at EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 |

    ... He opened the night describing a hilarious, if disgusting, bet he and fellow "SNL" writer Dave Attell made with Chris Farley. The result was a crazy "Scooby-Doo" chase scene inside the show's 17th floor office at Rockefeller Center in New York -- ...


  9. Move Over Super El Nino, Here Comes the Tasmanian DevilRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... back down to "borderline neutral." For Andy Revkin, the big fade-out brought to mind the departed comedian Chris Farley, who in 1997 did an hysterical Saturday Night Live skit satirizing El NiA o. (Check it out here .) Well, with the polar vortex ...


  10. McLaren confirms 'pure' Sport Series model positioned below 650SRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Digital Trends

    ... would have. I doubt the British brand wanted a carbon fiber "pure McLaren" sports car to be associated with Chris Farley. The film starts with the allegory of the black swan, a rare, oft misunderstood-creature that changed the perception of the ...


  11. Blood thirsty livestock delight B-movie fans in 'Black Sheep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    "There are 40 million sheep in New Zealand , and they're pissed off!" reads the tag-line of the rollicking horror-comedy "Black Sheep." Once seen, the viewer will be unable confuse this 2006 title with the 1996 Chris Farley comedy of the same name.


  12. 5 Election Comedies to Get You Ready for the PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Time

    ... the disappointment of your candidate's certain defeat, and find yourself instead enveloped in the warmth of Chris Farley's glow. Either way, here are five election comedies to motivate you, console you, and get you ready for the polls on Election ...


  13. Chevy GuyRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Watersblogged

    ... have picked up on Nervous Chevy Guy 's uncanny resemblance to late Saturday Night Live performer Chris Farley ... Source: --- Thursday, October 30, 2014 Madison Bumgarner has won ...


  14. 13 Second City Alums Before They Were FamousRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Refinery 29

    ... of Tina Fey and her longtime pal Rachel Dratch doing their best Boston accents. Wicked pissah. Years before Chris Farley brought Matt Foley to Saturday Night Live , he debuted the character in a sketch on stage at Second City, alongside Tim Meadows ...


  15. Reasons I never registered to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... so I felt it necessary to spite him and America by never registering? Have you ever seen "Black Sheep" with Chris Farley? The idea of getting trapped in one of those voting booths is terrifying. I'm still mad about that whole eight years with George ...


  16. Brad Pitt Squirms 'Between Two Ferns': VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Deadline

    Brad Pitt , out promoting The Fury , is the latest celeb to suffer interviewer Zach Galifianakis in his Funny Or Die interview series Two Ferns . This series seems to have been borne out of that wonderful skit done by the late Chris Farley, where he interviewed the likes of Martin Scorsese and Paul McCartney on Saturday Night Live .


  17. Making HooeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    A Load of Hooey by Bob Odenkirk Reading at Powell's City of Books, 1005 W Burnside, Sat Oct 25, 12:30 pm T HINK YOU KNOW Bob Odenkirk best as an actor, maybe from his now-infamous portrayal of Saul Goodman on Breaking Bad and the upcoming Better Call Saul , or his role in the excellent, Oscar-losing Nebraska ? You don't. Odenkirk's comedy writing has insidiously, invisibly made its way into popular culture, notably in two of the most memorable Saturday Night Live sketches of all time: "Superfans," which he co-wrote with Robert Smigel , and "Motivational Speaker," in which Chris Farley lived in a van down by the river.


  18. college weekWe Started the Crusade for Affirmative Consent Way Back...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | New York Magazine

    ... show hosted by Phil Hartman ("the dean of intergender relations") in which two Antioch students, one played by Chris Farley, a nose-tackle, frat guy (as if we had neither sports nor fraternities), and Shannon Doherty, a junior in "Victimization ...


  19. Famous Quotes from the Shrek SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 |

    ... quotes mentioned in the following article. As most of you know, before Mike Myers became the voice of Shrek , Chris Farley had recorded more than half of the titular character's dialogs. In the first installment, we see Shrek doing air quotes which ...


  20. "Urinetown the Musical:" You Gotta GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | FunCity Finder

    ... hilarious in "Cop Song." And Tim Allen as Mr. McQueen gave a performance that had my daughter comparing him to Chris Farley on the Saturday Night Live news. As Officer Lockstock said, "It's not a happy musical." (Spoiler: Not exactly a happy ...