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Jamba Blue?
posted by zachlipton at 4:53 PM on February 18, 2016


OMG, Ellen's bizarre, uncontrollable giggle noise made me bust out laughing!

I loved this!
posted by MoxieProxy at 5:28 PM on February 18, 2016


This was delightful, and everyone involved deserves props. Ellen for being Ellen, Adele for selling it so well, Jamba dude for being so chill and professional, right down to "you have knives and twizzlers," and the two other Jamba employees in the back dying but trying to hold it together.
posted by phunniemee at 5:54 PM on February 18, 2016 [1 favorite]


Seriously, every time I think "I have reached the maximum level of liking Adele - there is no way I can like her more," she does something like this and I like her even more. She's like cheesecake for my brain.
posted by Joey Michaels at 6:37 PM on February 18, 2016 [10 favorites]


I agree with everything everyone said. This is great and Adele is great.

Super tiny detail at the very last moment that I enjoyed: Adele takes the wheatgrass out of her mouth in a clump. The Jamba Juice guy offers to take it from her. She reaches forward to hand it to him, thinks better of it, then manages to put it in a napkin all by herself.

It seems like a no-brainer and a low bar, but a lot of rich people totally would have handed someone a chewed clump of wheatgrass expecting the help to figure out how to deal with it.
posted by jragon at 6:52 PM on February 18, 2016 [12 favorites]


So, has Adele taken classes at Groundlings or is she just an utter natural? She's just so great and so game for anything. Quick on her toes and just commits fully. Also, I've always liked how good-natured and almost child-like Ellen's pranks are like, scaring Taylor Swift.
posted by mhum at 7:03 PM on February 18, 2016 [4 favorites]


Adele is the best, even at making voice messages
posted by greenhornet at 8:36 PM on February 18, 2016 [3 favorites]


mhum, she actually went to the BRIT school, though I think what we see really is just natural Adele - she is lovely and smart and fun.
posted by Megami at 9:22 PM on February 18, 2016


I loved her Carpool Karaoke as well. Clearly the "hello from the outside" line is too strong not to re-use.
posted by rongorongo at 2:22 AM on February 19, 2016 [3 favorites]


Man, she committed with that wheatgrass. I don't know how anyone could munch on that with such a blase expression on their face. It's awful stuff.
posted by R a c h e l at 6:56 AM on February 19, 2016 [3 favorites]


Now I'm trying to think when I can say You have knives and Twizzlers in a regular conversation.
posted by tuesdayschild at 9:15 AM on February 19, 2016


Ellen is a magic being from another dimension. I'm starting to believe that she must at some point have portalled Adele through as well.
posted by 256 at 12:16 PM on February 19, 2016 [1 favorite]


My nephew ambushed me a while back, totally belting out the lyrics: Why did Adele cross the road? To say HELLO FROM THE OTHER SIIIIIDE!

This made my day. I love Ellen's pranks.
posted by xedrik at 5:26 PM on February 19, 2016 [1 favorite]


Her mastery of impervious entitled richlady face at 1:21 is brilliant.
posted by Ambrosia Voyeur at 11:54 PM on February 19, 2016


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