• Ellen Page on Activism and Dealing with Critics
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    Ellen Page on Activism and Dealing with Critics

    I texted you right after I saw that. And I also texted Stephen. I just thought it was amazing. And I know– I think you– that didn’t– that wasn’t planned. I think it was just a conversation, and then, you just started saying that, right? Yeah. I mean, I think what people need to know is it’s life or death. People need to know that when you’re growing up in a society that makes you feel like there’s something wrong with you that something needs to be fixed. It’s extremely dangerous and harmful. I think you see that a lot, too. I think because you had a show where you’re…

  • Ellen Page on Coming Out
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    Ellen Page on Coming Out

    – I SAW YOU AT THE– AT GUY’S PARTY AFTER THE OSCARS, AND WE SPOKE FOR A LITTLE WHILE. AND I WAS CONGRATULATING YOU, BECAUSE I AM SO PROUD OF YOU FOR COMING OUT, AND I’M HAPPY FOR YOU. [cheers and applause] I KNOW WHAT A SCARY THING THAT IS. YOUR SPEECH WAS INCREDIBLE. I JUST THOUGHT IT WAS THE MOST BRILLIANTLY WRITTEN SPEECH. – THANKS. – I WANT TO SHOW– I WANT TO SHOW A LITTLE TINY BIT OF IT RIGHT NOW. – HERE I AM, AN ACTRESS REPRESENTING, AT LEAST IN SOME SENSE, AN INDUSTRY THAT PLACES CRUSHING STANDARDS ON ALL OF US, STANDARDS THAT, I HATE TO…

  • Jimmy Page on Going Back on Tour
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    Jimmy Page on Going Back on Tour

    – WHAT AN AMAZING BODY OF WORK. LED ZEPPELIN IS– I MEAN, LIKE, EVERY SONG– EVERY TIME ANY LED ZEPPELIN SONG COMES ON, IT’S JUST MAGNIFICENT. LIKE, EVERY SINGLE SONG. AND I’M SURE THE QUESTION COMES UP ALL THE TIME, BUT IT WAS JUST ANNOUNCED THAT I GUESS THERE WAS A TOUR OFFERED BY SOMEONE, AND ROBERT PLANT TURNED DOWN $800 MILLION TO REUNITE AND TOUR. IS THAT ACCURATE? – WELL, I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT IT. – UH-HUH. – I MEAN–NO, I REALLY DON’T. SO–SO THAT– IT’S QUITE– I’VE HEARD ALL MANNER OF DETAIL ON THIS, AND I TOLD–“WELL, I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THIS.” I DIDN’T KNOW ANYTHING…

  • Jake Gyllenhaal’s Hand Injury
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    Jake Gyllenhaal’s Hand Injury

    – YOU HURT YOUR HAND, DIDN’T YOU? DOING SOMETHING– YOU WERE SHOOTING, AND YOU GOT WAY INTO IT? – YEAH. – YOU WEREN’T SUPPOSED TO– WHAT DID YOU DO? – I–A MIRROR BROKE IN THE MIDDLE OF A SCENE THAT I WAS SHOOTING. YEAH, IT HIT A MIRROR AND IT BROKE, AND IT CUT MY HAND. – DID YOU BREAK THE MIRROR? WHAT DO YOU MEAN, A MIRROR BROKE? DID YOU PUNCH IT? – NO, I LOOKED AT IT REALLY HARD. – LET ME SEE YOUR HAND. – IT BROKE, AND THEN MY HAND WAS HURT. – SO YOU PUNCHED IT. – DO YOU WANT TO SEE IT? IT’S GROSS?…

  • Ellen’s Helping Out with Homework!
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    Ellen’s Helping Out with Homework!

    – SOME PEOPLE REALLY ENJOY THE HOLIDAYS. I’LL TELL YOU WHO DOESN’T: STUDENTS. BECAUSE THEY GET STRESSED OUT. MIDTERMS ARE HAPPENING. SO YOU KNOW ME, I’M ALWAYS TRYING TO HELP. I ASKED THEM IF THEY SEND ME THEIR HOMEWORK QUESTIONS, I’LL HELP ‘EM ‘CAUSE I HAVE A SEGMENT, HOMEWORKER HELPERER. – [singing] A, B, C. EASY AS ONE, TWO, THREE. AS SIMPLE AS DO, RE, MI. A, B, C. ONE, TWO, THREE. BABY, YOU AND ME, GIRL. EASY AS ONE, TWO, THREE. AS SIMPLE AS DO, RE, MI. – NO, NO TIME. NO TIME FOR FUN. RECESS IS OVER. HERE IS THE FIRST QUESTION I RECEIVED. THIS IS FROM JARED…