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  1. Emo Philips starts laugh riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Portland Tribune

    ... both in America and in the United Kingdom. He has appeared in films (most notably as the table-saw demonstrator in 'UHF') and has lent his distinctive voice to such animated TV shows as 'Slacker Cats,' 'Doctor Katz,' 'Adventure Time,' and 'Home ...


  2. Picks of the Week: Aug. 13 - 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Vancouver Courier

    ... perform the halftime show at the next Super Bowl. And on top of that the Rio Theatre screens his zany 1989 comedy UHF, co-starring a pre-Seinfeld Michael Richards, as part of its Throw Back Thursday programming, Aug. 14, 7 p.m. Details at ...


  3. Petition Wants "Weird Al" Yankovic For Super Bowl XLIX Half-Time ShowRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Escapist

    ... of specific songs, artists and genres to another level. In 1989 he co-wrote and starred in the feature film comedy UHF. In a career first, his most recent album, Mandatory Fun, debuted on the Billboard Music Charts at #1, featuring the Robin Thicke ...


  4. Fans want Weird Al for the Super Bowl Halftime ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | CNET News.com

    ... charts . His celebrity-packed music videos are a hit with die-hard fans and fickle teens alike. His cult favorite film "UHF" is about to get the Blu-ray treatment for its 25th anniversary. And now fans are demanding the prince of parodies headlines ...


  5. 'Weird Al' Yankovic's 'Mandatory Fun' album is now out on vinylRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Examiner.com

    ... two weeks. At the just concluded San Diego Comic Con, Shout Factory! announced it would be releasing his movie "UHF" on Blu-ray. The long out-of-print "The Compleat Al," only released on VHS up to this point, is also being released for the first ...


  6. podcast: Trade deadline reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | True Blue LA

    ... to Albuquerque, along with Weird Al Yankovic's 'Albuquerque.' That wasn't the only Weird Al mention on the podcast, as UHF was featured promnently in the answers to the many questions sent in by listeners. You can send any and all questions to us at ...


  7. Throwback Thursday: 30 Years of Being 'Weird Al' YankovicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... views since its July 15 release. Little-known fact: Yankovic, 54, also wrote and starred in the 1989 cult classic UHF . "It's flattering that fans are asking for a UHF 2 ," says Yankovic, who lives in L.A. with his wife and 11-year-old daughter. ...


  8. Title: Weird Al Yankovic Celebrates First Number One Album, "Mandatory...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | PRWeb

    ... is nobody too sacred for my parodies." Another milestone this week for Yankovic is the 25th anniversary of his film, "UHF", and the musician reveals, "there is something happening with UHF... but it is not a sequel". Setting the rumors straight ...


  9. 'Weird Al' Yankovic Talks About EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... knowledge and every answer leaves multiple alleyways to explore. Ahead, the topics covered include ' Star Wars ,' 'UHF,' Charlie Kaufman, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Springsteen, ' The LEGO' Movie , his favorite movie of all-time, Joe Piscopo, 'The ...


  10. 16 (5) Things We Learned After a Day at 'Weird Al' Yankovic's HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... End and Even Worse are on the walls, along with an incredible fan-created painting of Al in his Big Edna uniform from UHF. 11. He's a voracious reader. Here are just some of the books we noticed: Brain Droppings by George Carlin, Kink by Dave ...


  11. Q&A: Weird Al sticks to the shtickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Globe and Mail

    ... I've met a mother and daughter who have matching Weird Al tattoos on their ankles. There is a line in one of my movies, UHF -"What better way to say I love you than the gift of a spatula?" I met a boyfriend and girlfriend who had matching spatula ...


  12. Weird Al Recalls Conversation With Kurt CobainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KZBB-FM Fort Smith

    ... you may not realize how Smells Like Nirvana revitalized Weird Al's career. In 1989, Weird Al released a movie called UHF and an album that served as the film's soundtrack. Both the movie and the album flopped. Many thought it was essentially be the ...


  13. Rule 34 In Action: There Is Now A Porn Parody Of "Weird" Al Yankovic's "UHF"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | ContactMusic.com

    ... a rather hilariously titled website, specializing in porn parodies, has released one of Weird Al's 1989 comedy UHF. Well, it's just a picture gallery at this point, but there's bound to be someone willing to take that idea and run with it to wildly ...


  14. 'Weird Al'-Themed Porn ExistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Spin

    ... that explains why porn/comedy site WoodRocket posted a nude photo shoot inspired by the musical wisecracker's film UHF : Yankovic's most recent LP, Mandatory Fun , is the first comedy album to top the charts in about four decades. Part of its ...


  15. The Inevitable, Unfortunate Porn Parody of 'Weird Al''s 'UHF' ArrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | RollingStone

    ... own work. Unfortunately, the latter comes in the form of new porn gallery that spoofs "Weird Al"'s 1989 cult comedy film UHF . The new stills come courtesy of WoodRocket.com, a website that's been in the porn parody game for some time, ruining all ...


  16. ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Is Finally No. 1 On The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... only is his popularity booming thanks to last week's onslaught of media coverage, but it is also the 25th anniversary of UHF (something we will be celebrating tomorrow). It would seem that Yankovic is going to have a lot to digest in celebration of ...


  17. A Brief History of 'Weird Al' and RhymeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... much more notable hits. "Isle Thing" 1989 The third single from the soundtrack to his cult classic motion picture UHF , "Weird" Al's first official parody of a rap song came from Tone Loc's "Wild Thing." Rewritten about "Gilligan's Island," "Isle ...


  18. Weird Al Yankovic Thrills Graham Nash With 'Instant' Crosby, Stills And Nash Parody [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... reactions was from Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits," he recalled. "I did a parody of ' Money for Nothing ' in my movie ' UHF ,' and when I asked him for permission, he said, 'Well, yeah ... but you have to let me play GUITAR on it!' So ... he did!" ...


  19. 25 hidden secrets in "Weird Al's" "Word Crimes" videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Duncan Banner

    ... the user into deep negative points, is written by "George Newman" - the name of the character Yankovic portrayed in "UHF." 0:37: Wait, does one of those diplomas declare Al a "bachelor of writing good?" Shouldn't it be "well"? Yankovic will address ...


  20. 'Weird Al' Yankovic Thrills Graham Nash With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... reactions was from Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits," he recalled. "I did a parody of 'Money For Nothing ' in my movie 'UHF,' and when I asked him for permission, he said, 'Well, yeah but you have to let me play GUITAR on it!!' So. he did!" Yankovic's ...