This is what it looks like when you’re not in the Present Moment. Too bad Letterman isn’t around to make it funny. The Whole Joaquin Phoenix interview. Video.

Via on Feb 16, 2009

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“Joaquin, I’m sorry you couldn’t be here tonight.” ~ Letterman.

This ain’t a talk show, this is a performance piece.

Things got a little weird. Then a lot weird. Then funny. Then a little vague. Then a little tense.

I’ll come over to your house and chew gum. ~ Letterman.

Edited version that’s got over 2 million views in first week, the others got way more and have been removed I guess:

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2 Responses to “This is what it looks like when you’re not in the Present Moment. Too bad Letterman isn’t around to make it funny. The Whole Joaquin Phoenix interview. Video.”

  1. rusty says:

    i feel bad for him. looks like he’s on some serious drugs, even if the whole rap thing is one big prank.

  2. Shamma Lamma Ding Dong says:

    I’m pretty sure it’s all an Andy Kaufman – style act.

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