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Afternoon Links: There’s Nothing Funnier Than Cracking Up at a Cannibal Dinner Party

HannibalFresh from a screening at Comic-Con, the Hannibal gag reel hit the Internet today. That old saying that we memorized in first-grade media studies — “The more serious the project, the funnier the gag reel” — is only reinforced by watching Laurence Fishburne get the giggles in front of the drama lens (cannibal filter). How the cast doesn’t bust up more often with all of those audible chewing scenes is beyond me. Smack, smack, smack. Crunch, crunch. “This is possibly the finest salad I’ve ever eaten in my life. Shame to ruin it with all that meat.” [Beat.] “Shut up, [bleep].”