Following last week’s news that local gal, Amy Poehler was named 2015 Woman of the Year award from Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals. Yesterday, her hunky co-star, actor Chris Pratt, was named as Hasty Pudding’s 2015 Man of the Year.
The Man of the Year festivities will take place on Friday, February 6, 2015 and include a celebratory roast at Farkas Hall, the Hasty Pudding’s historic home in the heart of Harvard Square since 1888. A press conference will be held at 8:30 p.m., following the roast. Afterward, the Pudding will stage the opening night performance of its 167th production, ¡Oops!… Madrid It Again!
HBO’s hit series, Looking, starts its second season tonight at 10PM. Don’t forget to set your DVRs.
About Looking: Three best friends living in San Francisco share the nuances and complexities of contemporary gay relationships as they explore a variety of options, both in love and in life.
Burlington, MA native and Boston College graduate, Amy Poehler, will be returning home at the end of this month to receive the 2015 Woman of the Year award from Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals. The celebration is scheduled for Thursday, January 29th and will include (as is the custom) a parade through Harvard Square with Hasty Pudding men in drag and a roast. No word yet who the Man of the Year will be. Last year’s winners were Helen Mirren and Neil Patrick Harris.
Normally I ask you to caption a photo for me, but last night on Top Chef New England Patriots player said it all and Eater Boston was there to tell us all about it.
Yesterday Eater Boston provided a sneak preview of a the episode that aired last night. Their title was inspired by the popular New England Patriots player who actually said “I’d eat a big sausage”. Thanks for the tip from BosGuy reader Jordan Grossi. You can read the article here.
I’m not much of a fan of holiday television specials but I could
stare at listen to Michael Bublé all night.
The special, which was filmed this past October at Radio City Music Hall in New York City in on NBC at 8pm ET and will include Barbra Streisand, Ariana Grande and my personal favorite, Miss Piggy.
Apparently I’m one of the few (24% according to Rasmussen’s Presidential Tracking Poll), who strongly approve of President Obama’s performance. My only real ongoing beef with Obama is in the realm of foreign policy – but even that is all relative when I think back to his predecessor’s foreign policy.
I love this clip from The Colbert Report and if you’ve not had a chance to see it perhaps you should. It is not only very savvy of him when you think about the demographic he is reaching but also very self-deprecating; something I appreciate.
Earlier this week HBO issued another teaser for the second season of Looking, which returns Sunday, January 11, 2015. I’m not a fan of the 30-minute format for dramas, but I eventually did get hooked on the series. Do you plan on watching Season 2 of Looking?