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Why Does Jerry Seinfeld Stay Away From Colleges?

6/9/2015 5:02pm EDT
Jerry Seinfeld Says College Students Are Too Politically Correct
Don't expect to see comedian Jerry Seinfeld giving a performance on a college campus anytime soon.

Seinfeld spoke to ESPN Radio host Colin Cowherd on an episode of The Herd with Colin Cowherd to promote the new season of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, the web series that Seinfeld produces and stars in.

Cowherd started the segment by mentioning that he had heard that comedians like Chris Rock and Larry the Cable Guy intentionally stay away from college campuses because of the politically correct climate.

"I hear that all the time," Seinfeld responded. "I don't play colleges, but I hea...
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Jason Alexander Apologizes To Actress Over TV Death

6/4/2015 8:30pm EDT
Jason Alexander
The hit 90s TV show Seinfeld is still widely regarded today as one of the best shows of all-time. While some of the stars of the show have moved on to other projects, it's understandable that when one of them does an interview even now, they are still asked about their experience on the "show about nothing".

And so it was this week for Jason Alexander, when he appeared on The Howard Stern Show. Alexander was asked by Stern about one of the most infamous moments in the show's history that concerned Alexander's character George Costanza and his character's fiance Susan, played by actress Hei...
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Are These Stars One-Hit Wonders?

5/25/2015 10:00am EDT
Hollywood Stars Who Were Total One-Hit Wonders
"One-hit wonder" tends to be a term for musicians only. Someone puts out a hit record. For a few brief moments, they bask in that sweet hit-record glow. Then they fade into obscurity forever (hopefully obscurity still comes with its share of royalty fees).

It's time we spread the "one-hit wonder" label around a little. You don't have be (briefly) musically inclined to be a one-hit wonder. One-hit wonders are just as common in Hollywood- actors, directors and such.

Click ahead to find ten of the one-hit wonder-iest.
Everyone on "Seinfeld" who isn't Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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Review Of Wale's Fourth Studio Album

4/7/2015 10:58am EDT
Review: Wale Impresses On ‘The Album About Nothing’
An artist must be bold and fearless to title an album The Album About Nothing. That’s exactly what MMG rapper Wale does on his fourth studio album. The rollout for The Album About Nothing was rather reserved and somewhat enigmatic. That enigmatic sentiment can be felt throughout the course of The Album About Nothing, an effort with notable differences from The Gifted. Adding to both enigma and concept – the use of Jerry Seinfeld vocal samples – go figure!

“The Intro About Nothing” sets the tone, with Wale spitting agilely, backed by soulful, production. He’s ‘stretched’ more on the c...
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Seinfeld Thinks He May Be Autistic

11/7/2014 5:07pm EST
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Jerry Seinfeld sat down with Brian Williams during Thursday's NBC Nightly News for a revealing interview, in which the famed comedian said he thinks he may be autistic.

Seinfeld, 60, said he struggles with social engagement and told Williams, "I thin, on a very drawn out scale, I think I'm on the spectrum."

Williams asked what some of those signs that put him "on the spectrum" are, and Seinfeld explained, "You are never paying attention to the right things.

"Basic social engagement is really a struggle. I'm very literal. When people talk to me and they use expressions, sometimes I don't ...
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10 Of The Biggest Emmy Snubs Of All Time

8/26/2014 12:05pm EDT
10 Of The Biggest Emmy Snubs Of All Time
The Emmy Awards are intended to honor excellence in the television industry. It is the only time that TV celebrities are given their just due. But, as with any awards show, there are always those who are the favorites and many who never get recognized. It's like high school all over again, except with stylists, designer clothing and lots of high-end jewels. Many of television's biggest stars have never won a golden statuette!

Think you know who made the list of The 10 Biggest Emmy Snubs of All Time? You'll be surprised at who you find on this list!

1. Steve Carell, "The Office"

Long co...
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'Seinfeld' Cast Reunites For Fake 'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee'

2/3/2014 11:03am EST
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Jerry Seinfeld told a little white lie when he said earlier this week when he said the upcoming Seinfeld reunion wouldn’t have anything to do with his web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.

Before the Super Bowl halftime show, FOX teased an episode of the show featuring Jerry and George Costanza (Jason Alexander) heading to the famous Tom’s Restaurant in a 1970s AMC Pacer to grab a cup of coffee during the break in the big game.

During the spot, the two guys argue over why they weren’t invited to the best Super Bowl party. Jerry blames George for his “over-cheering” at the last Su...
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Jerry Seinfeld Teases 'Seinfeld' Reunion That's 'Not A Commercial'

1/30/2014 4:03pm EST
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Jerry Seinfeld has teased a mini Seinfeld reunion - but don't expect it to be in the form of a Super Bowl commercial.

Jerry, Larry David, and Jason Alexander were spotted walking into the famous Tom's Restaurant featured in their show Seinfeld earlier this month. It was believed the three would film a spot for the big game, but Jerry has now said that's not the case.

He told Boomer & Carlton on WFAN Thursday morning that the secret project was long than a commercial but it wasn't an episode of his web series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee." He did say, however, that Jason was playing h...
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Jerry Seinfeld & Jason Alexander Spotted At Tom's Restaurant, Spark Reunion Rumors

1/14/2014 8:40am EST
Tom's Restaurant
On Monday, a "Seinfeld" fan spotted Jerry Seinfeld and Jason Alexander walking into the infamous Tom's Restaurant in New York City. Is the old crew getting back together?

The 90s comedy "about nothing" centered on stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld, his ex-girlfriend Elaine, his best friend George, and his next-door neighbor Kramer.

The fan who spotted Seinfeld and Alexander, Ali Philippides, posted an image on twitter with the caption: "just saw Jerry and George walking in to Tom's Restaurant."

Sitcom creator Larry David and a film crew were also present at the Broadway diner. The restaur...
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Jerry Seinfeld And Larry David Teaming Up Again For 'Huge' New TV Project

1/7/2014 4:58pm EST
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Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David have teamed up again for a new TV collaboration.

The comedian shared the news with fans during a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) session, revealing that he and the "Seinfeld" co-creator have a new project in the works that he's calling "huge."

When asked what the most "mundane" project he and David "obsessed over" was, Jerry responded, "We never obsess over anything that isn't mundane. Most recent was intentional mumbling. We wrote this script for this thing that you will eventually see but I can't reveal what it is at this time.

"All I can do is tell you is t...
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Celebrities With Insane Car Collections

3/29/2013 3:00pm EDT
Celebrities With Insane Car Collections
Celebrities have a lot of money, and many of them have more than just a few cars. Some celebs have become known for their out-of-this-world car collections, while others fly under the radar and feed their obsessions out of the public eye. Here are a few celebrities with the craziest car collections.

Jay Leno Owns More than 200 Cars and Motorcycles: Comedian and TV show host Jay Leno is so infatuated with wheels, he has to have his own storage warehouse to keep all of his two and four-wheeled possessions. Overall, he owns more than 200 cars and motorcycles, and it's quite the varied collect...
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Jerry Seinfeld Explains Collaboration With Rapper Wale

1/21/2013 9:36am EST
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Comedian Jerry Seinfeld's collaboration with rapper Wale came about because his wife loves the hip-hop star's music.

The pair joined forces to work on Wale's fifth record, The Album About Nothing, and Seinfield admits he didn't understand why the rapper wanted to work with him.

In an interview with DJ Omega, the open-minded star reveals that he discussed the project with his wife, Julia, and confesses that she was the driving force behind the musical pairing.

He says, "Wale called me, he came to my show and we hung out a little bit. He wanted me to do something with him. I didn't unde...
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Jerry Seinfeld Plans NYC Stand-Up Tour

7/26/2012 9:36am EDT
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For the first time in 14 years, Jerry Seinfeld is returning to his stand-up comedy roots in New York City. He last hit the New York stage in 1998.

The comedian has announced he will perform a full routine in each of the city's five boroughs from Oct. 4 until Nov. 8.

He announced, "I was born in Brooklyn, went to school in Queens and started out as a comedian in Manhattan. I feel like New York City taught me how to be funny. I'm so excited to perform a special series of shows for my beloved home town."

Fellow comedian Colin Quinn will join Seinfeld on the mini tour of New York City.

Sein...
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Jerry Seinfeld To Return To Television In New Reality Series

5/9/2012 2:30pm EDT
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Funnyman Jerry Seinfeld is returning to TV in a new reality series.

The actor and star of long-running sitcom Seinfeld will show off his love for the auto industry in upcoming program Comics and Cars.

The 58 year old will team up with his pals Alec Baldwin, Ricky Gervais, and former writing partner Larry David to test-drive cars from their youth and trade stories and laughs.

According to The Daily, the project has not yet been picked up by a network, but the news should come as no surprise to fans as the stand-up comedian has been dropping hints about the gig over the last several wee...
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Mel Gibson, Jami Gertz & George Lucas Give The Most To Charities

1/13/2012 1:00pm EST
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Mel Gibson, Meryl Streep and George Lucas have all been named among the most generous celebrities in a new poll of famous charity supporters.

Bosses at non-profit organization The Giving Back Fund have compiled their fifth annual Giving Back 30 list, which honors the stars who have handed out the largest donations to charity.

At the top of the poll is actress Jami Gertz, who has helped donate a huge $10 million through her husband Ressler Gertz's foundation.

At number three is troubled star Mel Gibson, with $6 million in charity handouts. Lucas is fourth and Streep is at eight, with $4.2...
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Regis Philbin Signs Off Live After 28 Years

11/18/2011 11:28am EST
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In the end, it wasn't just Regis and Kelly, or Regis and Kathie Lee ... it felt more like Regis and everybody. After some 16,000 hours in front of a television camera, Regis Philbin signed off Live! with Regis and Kelly Friday morning.

Ending a 28-year run, the "Farewell Special" began oddly ...

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Jerry Seinfeld Supports Daughter At Horse Riding Competition

9/5/2011 9:35am EDT
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Comedian Jerry Seinfeld beamed with pride on Thursday as he cheered on his daughter at a horse riding competition in New York.

The funnyman and his youngest son, six-year-old Shepherd, were in the audience at the Hampton Classic 2011 Horse Show in Bridgehampton, Long Island to support 10-year-old Sascha, who entered two competitions with her pony.

But Sascha just missed out on a ribbon for the top three places - she finished in fourth in one heat, while she came in seventh in another.
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Larry David Aggravated By 'Ridiculous' Money Gossip

8/22/2011 11:23am EDT
Larry David
Funnyman Larry David has played down his reputation as a multi-millionaire, insisting it's "ridiculous" his fans are "obsessed" with his personal wealth.

The Curb Your Enthusiasm star is rumored to have made a fortune from the rights to the hit show, which has been syndicated around the world.

Media commentators often compare him to his famously wealthy Seinfeld co-star Jerry Seinfeld, but David is frustrated with the ongoing gossip about his wealth because "half" of his earnings were handed to his ex-wife Laurie Lennard following their divorce in 2007.

He tells Britain's Observer mag...
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'Marriage Ref' Contestant Blames Jerry Seinfeld For His Divorce

6/27/2011 8:48am EDT
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A former contestant on Jerry Seinfeld's hit reality TV show The Marriage Ref has blamed the comedian and his popular series for allegedly wrecking his marriage.

Howie Kohlenberg, 47, from New York, appeared in the show's debut episode last year with his wife, Christine, in an attempt to save their relationship.

However, Kohlenberg is adamant their marriage crumbled following their appearance on the TV program, which saw them discuss their problems with a celebrity panel made up of Seinfeld, Eva Longoria and Tina Fey.

Kohlenberg claims producers fuelled Christine's desire for a new life...
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Jerry Seinfeld To Launch Comedy Website

5/5/2011 2:28pm EDT
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Jerry Seinfeld is to launch a comedy website, showcasing his material over the last 35 years.

The site, JerrySeinfeld.com, opens for business on Friday and will serve as the comedian's authorized archive, created to make sure his legacy lives on.

He tells the New York Times, "I really thought, ˜Where's my stuff going to be when I'm dead? Is it just gone for all time? Who could sift through it?'"

However, the website will not include all of Seinfeld's work just yet - he'll only post three videos a day as part of his portion-controlled plan to ensure the web isn't inundated with his work...
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Robert De Niro Calls Donald Trump's Presidential Bid 'Crazy'

4/25/2011 1:44pm EDT
Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro has waded into the debate over Donald Trump's political ambitions, launching a thinly-veiled attack on the businessman's "crazy" aim to run for office.

Trump is seriously contemplating challenging current U.S. leader Barack Obama for the White House next year and his potential presidential run has been a regular topic in the headlines over the last few weeks.

The property mogul has been vocal about his disapproval of the current president and has raised doubts over whether Obama was born in the U.S., and his comments prompted comedian Jerry Seinfeld to pull out of a plann...
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Bret Michaels Replaces Jerry Seinfeld In Trump's Golf Tournament

4/22/2011 9:30am EDT
Bret Michaels
Rocker Bret Michaels has stepped in to replace comedian Jerry Seinfeld after the comic upset Donald Trump by pulling out of his son's charity golf tournament.

Trump blasted Seinfeld after the funnyman dropped out of the upcoming benefit The Eric Trump Foundation, over the tycoon's ongoing questions about President Barack Obama's citizenship.

The real estate tycoon, who is considering a possible presidential run, fired off an angry letter to Seinfeld on Wednesday, telling him he ought to be "ashamed" for withdrawing from the gala, benefiting the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Sein...
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Donald Trump Slams Jerry Seinfeld For Benefit Cancellation

4/21/2011 8:20am EDT
Donald Trump
Donald Trump has sparked a war of words with Jerry Seinfeld after the comedian pulled out of an appearance at an upcoming charity fundraiser.

The funnyman was due to perform at a benefit for The Eric Trump Foundation, run by the mogul's son, in September, but cancelled after Donald began publicly questioning President Barack Obama's citizenship. The real estate tycoon, who is considering a possible presidential run, has been vocal about his disapproval of the country's leader and has raised doubts over whether Obama was born in the U.S.

A furious Trump fired off an angry letter to Seinf...
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Jerry Seinfeld Ridicules Royal Wedding: 'It's A Circus Act'

4/17/2011 2:00pm EDT
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Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has ridiculed the royal family and its traditions on British television, insisting Prince William and Kate Middleton "aren't special people."

During an appearance on breakfast TV show Daybreak on Thursday, the actor poked fun at the unnecessary media maelstrom surrounding the royal wedding.

Asked for his opinion about the big day at the end of the month, he said, "It's a circus act, it's an absurd act... It's dress-up. It's a classic English thing of let's play dress-up. Let's pretend that these are special people.

"That's what theater is. That's why the British h...
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Seinfeld's "Uncle Leo" Len Lesser Dies at 88

2/16/2011 9:34pm EST
Len Lesser, best known for playing Jerry Seinfeld's beloved Uncle Leo on Seinfeld, has died. He was 88.

The veteran character actor died on Wednesday from pneumonia related to cancer. He was surrounded by friends and family in his Burbank, Calif., home at the time of his passing.

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Comedy And Tragedy: Comedians Who Passed Away While Still In Their Prime

10/18/2010 2:07pm EDT
Greg Giraldo
Last month, the comedy world lost two great stand-up comedians – Robert Schimmel and Greg Giraldo. Schimmel was best known for his appearances on "The Howard Stern Radio Show" and several HBO specials, displaying his off-color humor. Giraldo was known for his appearances as a roaster on Comedy Central's annual roast of celebrities and as a judge on last season's "Last Comic Standing" on NBC. Both comedians died under unusual circumstances – Schimmel died from injuries suffered in a car accident, and Giraldo passed away from an accidental overdose of prescription medication. These two comedi...
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James Cameron, Jerry Seinfeld & Jay-Z To Be Billionaires By 2015

9/23/2010 9:15pm EDT
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Filmmaker James Cameron, comedian Jerry Seinfeld, hip-hop mogul Jay-Z and disgraced golfer Tiger Woods have all been tipped to become billionaires by 2015 in a new Forbes magazine survey.

The big businessmen have made the respected publication's list of 15 top entrepreneurs who are expected to up their net worths to break into the Forbes 400 - the countdown of the richest people in America.

TV star Seinfeld is thought to be worth $800 million, while Forbes estimates Cameron is worth $650 million and Woods $500 million.

Jay-Z's portfolio of music, clothing and sports investments places hi...
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Michael Richards Sued For Punching Paparazzo

9/12/2010 9:10am EDT
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"Seinfeld" star Michael Richards has been targeted in a new lawsuit over allegations he randomly attacked a photographer in a street.

In papers filed on Friday, photographer Brendon O'Neal claims the actor lashed out at him in Los Angeles last month, punching him in the face and knocking him to the ground before he "proceeded to kick (O'Neal) numerous times, directing the blows to (O'Neal's) arms, hands, and camera."

The photographer is seeking unspecified damages for "great mental, physical, and nervous pain and suffering" and medical expenses, according to TMZ.com

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Jerry Seinfeld To Unveil Real Identity Of Author Ted L. Nancy

9/6/2010 10:30am EDT
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Funnyman Jerry Seinfeld will put to rest long running rumors he's established a side career as a fiction writer under the pseudonym Ted L. Nancy when he unveils the true identity of the author in an upcoming U.S. TV broadcast.

Nancy has published a series of five books since 1997, in which he pens letters to businesses, celebrities and politicians around the world in the style of the actor's legendary Seinfeld sitcom character.

The comedian himself has written forewords to four of Nancy's five releases, but he has left fans confused about claims he is actually the author behind the storie...
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Lady Gaga Causes A Ruckus At Baseball Game

6/11/2010 9:14am EDT
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Lady Gaga stunned fans at a baseball game in New York on Thursday by stripping off to her underwear in full view of the crowd, swearing at photographers and making a series of rude hand gestures.

The Poker Face hit-maker attended the New York Mets' clash with the San Diego Padres at Citi Field stadium in Queens, arriving covered up in a leather jacket and taking a seat in the stands.

However, the singer soon became annoyed with the attention she was gathering in the general admission area and moved to Jerry Seinfeld's private box, where she shocked fellow baseball fans by casting off he...
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