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Tuesday, July 26, 2011

CSTB: Consider If You Will, What “A Movie About The YES Network” Might Possibly Entail

I’d tilt heavily toward Tom Woodruff Jr. myself…

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Wait, those are my choices?  Is this the moment where for the first time in human history, we actually wish to see Frank Caliendo doing something besides running from an angry mob?

Smug, bloated, ferociously unfunny.  But enough about Vince Vaughn…

Repoz Posted: July 26, 2011 at 12:20 PM | 17 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: announcers, media, television, yankees

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   1. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: July 26, 2011 at 01:50 PM (#3885622)
I think many were confused and thought the choice meant "A turd left by Vince Vaughn." That seems more appropriate.
   2. Dale Sams Posted: July 26, 2011 at 02:14 PM (#3885646)
Kiefer "How the eff did I get on this list" Sutherland.
   3. Shooty Is Disappointed With His Midstream Urine Posted: July 26, 2011 at 02:21 PM (#3885652)
This is the easiest movie in the world to cast.

The actors even have better eating habits than Michael Kay!
   4. The TVerik of Lordly Might Posted: July 26, 2011 at 02:29 PM (#3885659)
Nancy Newman can be played by Betty Rubble - she already has the wardrobe.

John Flaherty could be played by Keanu Reeves.

See, this is fun!

*EDIT*

How the hell can I not find a GIS of Nancy with a particularly thick necklace? She wears them every day!
   5. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: July 26, 2011 at 02:30 PM (#3885662)
Ted Knight as John Sterling--Andrea Martin as Suzyn Waldman
   6. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: July 26, 2011 at 02:43 PM (#3885675)
Lenny Clarke is a dead ringer for Michael Kay.
   7. Infinite Joost (Voxter) Posted: July 26, 2011 at 02:58 PM (#3885687)
Meryl Streep. She loves doing awful accents.
   8. RB in NYC (Now Semi-Retired from BBTF) Posted: July 26, 2011 at 03:25 PM (#3885700)
I believe Tori Spelling's joke of a husband once played David Cone in a Paul Sorvino-headed movie about the life of Joe Torre.
   9. Accent Shallow Posted: July 26, 2011 at 03:40 PM (#3885712)
Wait, there's two people you can get together where Tori Spelling isn't the joke?
   10. MFS Posted: July 26, 2011 at 04:00 PM (#3885725)
Kiefer "How the eff did I get on this list" Sutherland.


Shorter than his actual full name
   11. Drew (Primakov, Gungho Iguanas) Posted: July 26, 2011 at 06:11 PM (#3885798)
Shorter than his actual full name


What in the bleep? He must have a jolly time fitting it into official tax documents.
   12. valuearbitrageur Posted: July 26, 2011 at 10:29 PM (#3885934)
Wait, those are my choices?  Is this the moment where for the first time in human history, we actually wish to see Frank Caliendo doing something besides running from an angry mob?

Smug, bloated, ferociously unfunny.  But enough about Vince Vaughn…



Nothing funny about a humorless writer making humorless jokes about far more accomplished people.

I mean I'm not a fan of either guy (except for Vaughn in Swingers), but both have obviously pleased a large audience with their work.
   13. Leroy Kincaid Posted: July 26, 2011 at 11:49 PM (#3885977)
I hope it's a snuff film.
   14. The Id of SugarBear Blanks Posted: July 26, 2011 at 11:55 PM (#3885982)
I hope it's a snuff film.

American Parm.
   15. Infinite Joost (Voxter) Posted: July 27, 2011 at 12:06 AM (#3885992)
Shorter than his actual full name


I was going to write this off as being the son of hippies, but that kind of name is more often found on European royals. Weird.
   16. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: July 27, 2011 at 10:29 PM (#3887035)
In a movie about the YES Network, who would play Michael Kay?

Can the Ebola virus be trained to say "Who but W.B. Mason?"
   17. Tom Nawrocki Posted: July 27, 2011 at 10:38 PM (#3887045)

I mean I'm not a fan of either guy (except for Vaughn in Swingers), but both have obviously pleased a large audience with their work.


So has Cosloy.

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