• 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…

  • 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…