The Friday Five

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Hello and welcome to this week's Friday Five!

To kick things off, here's Chuck Palahniuk, author of Fight Club and the just-released Pygmy talking with actor Brad Pitt about a great practical joke:

Mother's Day is this Sunday! If you haven't gotten anything for your mom yet, the New Yorker Book of Mom Cartoons is sure to be a hit! Here's a sample that we were laughing at here in the office:

Here's a funny little language mixup that we saw on Jeopardy recently..

And finally - today is the birthday of the great and mysterious novelist Thomas Pynchon - here are a couple videos that we thought we great for celebrating him, because just like Pynchon, they are funny and wierd!

Have a great weekend everyone, see you on Monday!

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