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


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

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Trump’s Condolence Tweet About The Sri Lankan Bombings Somehow Overstated The Death Toll By Millions

On Easter Sunday, Sri Lanka suffered horrible losses as terrorists bombed a series of unsuspecting churches and religious sites. In what has become a standard step in international relations, the President reached out on Twitter to offer his condolences to the grieving nation. But, knowing that President Trump is far from an ordinary president, he … Continued

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Videos Of Florida Sheriff’s Deputies Slamming Unarmed Teen’s Face Into Pavement And Punching Him Ignites Outrage

Activists across the country are calling for the firing of a pair of sheriff’s deputies in Broward County, Florida after video emerged of the deputies pepper spraying an unarmed 15 year-old black child before throwing him to the ground, punching him in the head and slamming his face into the pavement leaving the teen’s face … Continued


Jason Momoa Hit Someone So Hard Playing ‘The Slap Game,’ He Sent Them To The Hospital

As Game of Thrones airs its final season, it seems all of the cast and crew’s behind the scenes tales are coming out of the woodwork. In a new animated series called Backstories, the show’s creators, David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, share previously unknown tales of what happened during the making of the show. One … Continued


17-Year-Old Music Sensation Billie Eilish Had To Take A Moment To Compose Herself When She Met Justin Bieber At Coachella

Billie Eilish, the 18-year-old singer behind hits like “Ocean Eyes” and “You Should See Me in a Crown,” also happens to be a massive Justin Bieber fan. She’s been following him on social media since she was a youngster hoping one day to become a famous songwriter just like him. Now, years later, she’s making … Continued

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Tomi Lahren Equates Liberals Supporting Ilhan Omar To Backing The ‘Stoning Of Gays’—And Twitter Is Having None Of It

Islamaphobes have been piling on to Congresswoman Ilhan Omar in droves recently, with even President Trump sharing a video of out-of-context snippets of a speech she gave intercut with footage of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. As attacks on the Congresswoman escalate in incidents of clear bigotry like the one described above, it’s becoming increasingly clear … Continued


Cersei’s Disappointment In The Season 8 Premiere Of ‘Game Of Thrones’ Is Our New Favorite Meme

Game of Thrones made its triumphant return to the air last Sunday, and revelations were flying left and right. From the huge news concerning Jon’s parentage to several long-awaited reunions between fan-favorite characters, fans were left with everything they hoped for plus some unexpected twists. One such reveal occurred during a meeting between Cersei, Euron … Continued

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This Guy’s ‘Star Wars’ Cosplay Should Win An Award For Just How Niche It Truly Is

The 2019 Star Wars Celebration was filled to the brim with Star Wars superfans showing off their love for and dedication to George Lucas’s immortal stories. Just how dedicated were these fans? So incredibly dedicated that Twitter user Lisa Zimmer saw MULTIPLE people cosplaying as the boom mic operator from several well-known behind-the-scenes photos from … Continued