Entertainment Weekly


Stay Connected


Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content


Sound Bites: the week's best TV quotes

TV’s funniest lines from November 21 to 27

Posted on

”MTV made the decision to cancel TRL when they realized that it occasionally featured music.”
—Conan O’Brien on Late Night

”I can’t believe you’re out of the game. It’s like Picasso not painting, or Bruce Willis not combining action and rock harmonica.”
—Jack (Alec Baldwin), to retired business mogul Gavin Volure, on 30 Rock

”He’s got a lovely spirit, a confidence, if you will, that you rarely find in a fat man.”
—Bryn (Rob Brydon), discussing Smithy, on Gavin & Stacey

”It’s a part of my New Year’s resolution to see more theater. I was doing pretty good until I saw the Blue Man Group while I was taking cough medicine. Hideous nightmares for weeks!”
—Kelly (Jennie Garth), after seeing Brenda’s stage performance, on 90210

For weekly video recaps of all the best Sound Bites, go to ew.com/soundbites