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Why Andy Samberg’s ‘Popstar’ Flopped Over the Weekend 

Scott Baumgartner | June 6, 2016 - 1:30 pm

We’re trying to figure out why the SNL alums’ new music parody bit the dust over the weekend.

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Instant Follow Friday: Andy Samberg and The Lonely Island Go Full Mockstars for ‘Popstar’

Kaitlyn Laurie | June 3, 2016 - 7:30 am

Leave it to Berkeley-born comedy trio The Lonely Island to write, direct and produce one of the most accurate (and funny) social commentaries on pop stars in recent times.

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The 2016 Summer Movie Guide

Scott Baumgartner | May 23, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Here’s all the movies you don’t wanna miss!

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TBT: 5 Emmy-Worthy GIFs from Andy Samberg’s 2005 YouTube Video ‘The Backseatsman’

Mia Lardiere | September 17, 2015 - 11:15 am

He’s just a man in the backseat of your van.

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The Lonely Island Dudes are Making a Movie, Y’all

Peggy Truong | August 8, 2014 - 9:00 am

Can you imagine: “Motherlover,” “Semicolin” and “D*ck in a Box” on the big screen?

We can’t either, but here’s the next best thing: The Lonely Island guys are making a movie.

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