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Five Years Later, ‘The House’ Is Still the Great Will Ferrell Misfire

Both a critical and commercial dud, his pairing with Amy Poehler didn’t work at all. But this comedy’s portrait of middle-aged mediocrity and economic anxiety is so intriguing that you can see the terrific satire it could have been

Steve Carell Has Always Just Wanted to Blend In

Beloved by his peers, adored by audiences, the unassuming film and television star doesn’t hog the spotlight or have much interest in showy roles. But sometimes that modesty can be a limitation

TikTok’s Kyle Prue Knows Exactly What to Say to Piss Off Men

From ‘Do you cut your own hair?’ to ‘You’re just like James Cordon,’ Prue knows exactly what to say to disarm, disorient and possibly destroy the male species

My Ridiculously Disastrous Attempts to Get a Fake ID as a Teen

After my first try, I was immediately arrested. For my second, I constructed an elaborate scheme that involved identity theft and a Bob Evans line cook. It didn’t fare much better