The Abbott and Costello "Who's on First?" standup routine is one of the more famous baseball comedy routines in history. On Thursday's episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, the routine was reprised by Fallon, along with cameo appearances from Billy Crystal and Jerry Seinfeld (playing the roles of "who" and "I don't know" respectively).
It's a classic routine, and while nothing can top the original as performed by Abbott and Costello, Fallon did a solid job at paying tribute to the original spirit of the act whle also adding a bit of his own spin with the introduction of the players being spoken of. I'm not a fan of his comedy at all, but I'll give him and his staff a B+ for this skit, even if the appearances by Crystal and Seinfeld took a bit away from the performance with the rousing ovations they got from the studio audience.
For those of you that ever wondered what Tyson Chandler would look like shooting a fruit cake at a basketball hoop, you don't have to wonder anymore.During Thursday night's episode of "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon", Chandler faced off against Fallon in a shooting contest using holiday-related items.Some of the items included a stuffed penguin and a stocking full...
Whoever said "you can't improve greatness" wasn't watching "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" Thursday night.Fallon and friends took on the classic Abbott and Costello routine and, well, knocked it out of the park. Yeah...I know.Enjoy.
Yesterday New York Giants star receiver Victor Cruz visited the hilarious Late Night With Jimmy Fallon show here in NYC. Victor chatted with Jimmy about his N.Y. Giants quest to make the playoffs, promoting his new book “Out Of The Blue”, and also shared his emotional story on his trip to Newton, Ct. after their recent tragedy. For the show Victor looked very dapper, decked out...
From ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,’ a show that is not afraid to bring on Billy Crystal, put him in some old-timey baseball clothes and have him reenact sports jokes from only 50 years after he was born:Fallon, Crystal, and Seinfeld revisit Abbott & Costello’s classic “Who’s On First?” routine, where we finally get to meet the team’s first-baseman “Who,” second...
In terms of great baseball comedy, Abbott and Costello's "Who's On First" routine is arguably the greatest for all-time.
Recently, late night host Jimmy Fallon decided to do a rather hilarious update of the routine with legends of comedy, Billy Crystal and Jerry Seinfeld:
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Jimmy shares some of New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler’s photographs from a trip to Africa and Jimmy petitions for fans to vote Tyson to his first All-Star game on Thursday night’s Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.
Knicks star Tyson Chandler appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Thursday. Chandler shares the unigue thing he does following a dunk, his photographs from a trip to Africa and more. Tyson was also recently voted one of the best dressed NBA players along with Russell Westbrook and Dwyane Wade. It’s best that I just [...]
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