Weird Al Yankovic has First Number One Album

Thirty-Five years in to a career that some people didn’t believe would last Thirty-Five minutes, Weird Al Yankovic has his first number one album. ‘Mandatory Fun’ which was released last week is at the top of the sales charts.

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Video: Star Wars Rebels Extended Trailer

As we get closer and closer to the fall debut of ‘Star Wars: Rebels’ the anticipation has been built up with videos online introducing the characters from the series.

Well, today that gets kicked up to another level with the debut of the extended trailer for the series.

Watch it after the jump.

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Video: “Weird Al” Premiers Video for ‘Sports Song’

Yesterday I wrote that if I were a betting man, I would bet that today’s “Weird Al” video would be for ‘Inactive’.

This is why I do not gamble…often.

Today’s video premier off of Al’s new album ‘Mandatory Fun’ is for “Sports Song” which is a “Weird Al” original and I was hoping there would be a video for this song. Sports is not a topic that often comes up in a “Weird Al” song and so I was happy to see one.

You can check it out by clicking here.

In other news, Al was on Conan last night performing ‘Tacky’ live with his band. If you missed that performance, you can watch it here.

Forbes Unvails 2014 List of the World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Franchises

Forbes has released their annual ranking of the 50 most valuable sports teams in the world.

Out of the top 50 teams, 30 belong to the national football league. Only the Jacksonville Jaguars and Oakland Raiders failed to make the top 50 from the NFL. The Raiders were ranked in the top 50 in 2013 and were one of 3 franchises to fall off the list this year.

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Something All Fans of Old School Pro Wrestling should be Checking Out

I’ve told the story of how this website wouldn’t exist if not for the influences of a few people. One of those people is Karl Stern who hosts a podcast dealing with classic professional wrestling over at WrestlingObserver.com.

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CBS Boss Expresses Confidence that ‘Big Bang’ Deals Will Get Done

Production on the eighth season of the number one scripted show on all of television, CBS’ ‘The Big Bang Theory’ is scheduled to begin on July 30. However, there could be a delay to the start of the season due to the fact that the show’s five original cast members do not have contracts for the upcoming season.

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CBS Boss Talks Final Season of ‘Two and a Half Men’

Speaking at the summer gathering of the Television Critics Association, CBS Entertainment chairman Nina Tassler revealed some details about the main plot for the final season of the long-running sitcom ‘Two and a Half Men’.

If you want no spoilers at all, stop reading right now.

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Video: Weird Al Premiers Music Video for ‘Handy’

Another day and another new video from Weird Al Yankovic’s new album ‘Mandatory Fun’ hits the internet.

Today he premiered the music video for ‘Handy’ which is a parody of ‘Fancy’ by Iggy Azalea.

If you want to watch the video, click here.

If I were a betting man, I would wager large sums of money that tomorrow’s music video is for ‘Inactive’ which is a parody of ‘Radioactive’ by Imagine Dragons.

“Weird Al” premiers Video for ‘Foil’

Eight videos in eight days containues as “Weird Al” debuts the video for ‘Foil’ which is the third song off of his new ‘Mandatory Fun’ to have a video premiered this week. ‘Foil’ is a parody of ‘Royals’ by Lorde.

This one and ‘Word Crimes’ rank very closely as my favorite songs off of ‘Mandatory Fun’.

Video: “Weird Al” presents ‘Word Crimes’

“Weird Al” continues his 8 videos in 8 days campain with the music video for his song ‘Word Crimes’ which is a parody of ‘Blurred Lines’ by Robin Thicke. This is the second video for a single off of Al’s new album ‘Mandatory Fun’ which was released today and so far I am enjoying it very much.

This joins his video for the song ‘Tacky’ which is a parody of ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams.

Weird Al Premiers New Music Video for ‘Tacky’

Weird Al Yankovic’s new album ‘Mandatory Fun’ is released on CD and digitally tomorrow. In preparation for the big day, Al has released the first of 8 music videos from the album. The other seven will be released one per day, starting tomorrow.

If you want to watch the music video of ‘Tacky’ which is a parody of Pharell’s ‘Happy’ Click Here.

Star Wars Rebels: Meet Agent Kallus, Imperial Enforcer

The video above is the first introduction to agent Kallus, an Imperial Enforcer in the upcoming TV series, ‘Star Wars Rebels’.

Agent Kallus is voiced by David Oyelowo. Rebels will premier on Disney XD this fall.