First lady Michelle Obama was asked by a presidential impersonator during a Tuesday Twitter Q&A, “On average, how many calories do you burn every time you turn up?” Her response, posted on Vine, quickly became a social media sensation: #TurnipForWhat.
— Anthony Bourdain’s advice for how to motivate people (via Men’s Journal)
Billy Eichner and other comedians have accused Burger King of stealing Eichner’s act in its latest commercial. Eichner is known for his “Billy on the Street” bit, in which he stops people on the street to ask a question and screams at them. The fast-food chain hired an actor to do something similar in a spot promoting chicken nuggets.
Hey @BurgerKing-thanks for stealing my act for ur new commercial!! Except its not as funny & everyone knows u stole it. GET YOUR OWN IDEAS.— billy eichner (@billyeichner) October 13, 2014