About Collin Gossel

Collin Gossel is a writer and comedian living in Brooklyn, New York, but there are nights when he looks up at the stars and wistfully thinks to himself “there’s got to be more out there…” You can catch Collin improvising new musicals every Tuesday night at the Magnet Theater’s Musical Megawatt, or follow his unfiltered thoughts on Twitter and Instagram @CollinGossel.

Articles by Collin Gossel


Chris Evans Just Went To His 20-Year High School Reunion—And He Dorked It Up In The Best Way Possible

Chris Evans has spent so long portraying Captain America that it’s begun to bleed into his real life. The same weekend Avengers: Endgame became the second highest grossing movie of all time, Evans made a surprise visit to his 20-year high school reunion in Boston, Massachusets. And, just in case there were some old friends … Continued


The Most Pressing Question After ‘Game Of Thrones’ Is WTF Was With That Horse?

*Warning: Game of Thrones spoilers ahead!*   The penultimate episode of the final season of Game of Thrones saw death and destruction reign down upon King’s Landing at the merciless hands of Daenerys Targaryen and, more literally, her dragon Drogo. Down amongst the burning common folk and crumbling buildings, however, was none other than Arya … Continued


Man’s Emotional Viral Thread About The Loss Of His Dog Is Resonating With Everyone Who’s Said Goodbye To A Beloved Family Pet

Gregg Favre took to Twitter on May 10 to write an emotional Twitter thread eulogizing his dog Bella. Bella recently passed away. Twitter users rallied around Favre, offering him support and kind words during this difficult time. 11 yrs ago I rescued puppy while on duty at an #StL firehouse. Over the next decade+, we … Continued

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Trump Just Tried To Compare Pete Buttigieg To A ‘Mad’ Magazine Character, And It Backfired Big Time

President Donald Trump recently gave an interview to Politico where he spoke about some of the world’s more pressing issues as well as some of the frontrunning Democratic Presidential hopefuls. When asked about South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the youngest politician running, President Trump mockingly said: “Alfred E. Neuman cannot become president of the United States.” … Continued


Judge Grants Britney Spears’s Request For A Restraining Order Again Sam Lufti

After several years keeping quietly out of the headlines, Britney Spears has had a flurry of recent activity that’s left some fans reeling. This week, Spears was granted a restraining order from the Superior Court of California County of Los Angeles against Sam Lufti, a former member of her inner circle. The order requires Lufti … Continued

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Someone Called AOC’s Boyfriend A ‘Bin Raccoon’, And Twitter’s Defense Of Him Morphed Into Its Own Meme

The new Netflix documentary Knock Down The House captures the story of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s historic primary campaign against ten-term incumbent Joe Crowley. Along the way, the film gave the public one of its first real looks at AOC’s longtime boyfriend, Riley Roberts, who was revealed to be a sensitive, supportive, engaged partner. He also happened … Continued


Emilia Clarke Reveals How She ‘Ruined’ Meeting Beyoncé For The First Time

Meeting Beyoncé isn’t easy for anyone, even if you’re the star of one of television’s most popular shows. Emilia Clarke, who plays dragon queen Daenerys Targaryen on Game of Thrones, got the once-in-a-lifetime chance to meet the singer at an Oscars afterparty and, sadly, things didn’t go that well. She told Jimmy Kimmel the story. … Continued


Halle Berry Opens Up About Breaking Three Ribs During Rehearsal For ‘John Wick: Chapter 3’

Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry has reportedly long been a fan of the John Wick series, so when she got the offer to play an important role in John Wick: Chapter 3, she knew she wasn’t going to go halfway with it. In a Friday interview with Extra, Berry revealed she was injured during rehearsal for … Continued

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After Backlash From Parents, A Canceled School Musical Portraying Two Gay Dads Is Now Back On

A Maryland Middle School is reversing its decision to cancel their production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee after backlash from parents called the school out on perceived homophobia. If it walks like a duck… Students at Hyattsville Middle School in Maryland had been rehearsing the musical for three months when they were informed … Continued

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Guy Who Sent Hate Email In All Caps Gets Epically Trolled, And His Response Is Bizarrely Considerate

In our modern, hyper-partisan political age, internet haters and trolls are a fact of life. If you’re expressing a strong political opinion, you’d better believe someone’s going to send their vehement disagreement your way. Rarely, however, do you encounter someone who’s simultaneously intolerant of your political beliefs and surprisingly accepting of your made-up handicaps. Twitter … Continued

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Woman Begs Acquaintance To Take In Dog She’d Otherwise Have To Take To A Shelter Only To Then Demand A Ton Of Money For It

With cat and dog shelters perpetually overcrowded, any pet that can avoid being abandoned to a shelter is already in a better situation. Reddit user u/DreamsAndChains likely knew this when she received a tearful message from an acquaintance begging her to adopt a 7-year-old dog. When DreamsAndChains reluctantly agreed, however, the acquaintance revealed her motives … Continued

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Someone Created A Mashup Portrait Of All The Longshot White Dudes Running For President In 2020—And He’s Already Appealing To Middle America

So far, 20 Democrats have entered the 2020 Presidential race. Perhaps after Donald Trump won the office in 2016, many realized that truly anyone could be President. Or perhaps many Democratic politicians are simply eager to contribute to removing Trump from the White House as soon as possible. Whatever the reason, it’s hard not to … Continued