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  • We are back with the brilliant Meryl Streep,

  • who is up for an Oscar for August: Osage County

  • And, you really can do anything.

  • I mean if you look at your roles across all the films that youve done,

  • youre funny, youre sexy, youre dramatic,

  • Ellen:you know, you can doyoure drunk, youre everything. Meryl Streep:I’m boring.

  • Youre not boring. Youre never boring.

  • So, I thought I would prove it to everyone in case anyone question me on that.

  • This is an oatmeal recipe and I would like you to read it,

  • but I would like you to read it sexy.

  • In a small sauce pan, bring two cups of water to boil.

  • Over a medium high heat, stir in oats.

  • When oatmeal begins to thicken, reduce heat and simmer.

  • Stir it occasionally for 30 minutes.

  • 30 minutes!

  • (Ellen and people laughing)

  • Faster than at my house.

  • Alright!

  • This is a traffic report but youre gonna read it as a woman in labor.

  • (people laughing) Oh my God!

  • Yeah, that’s right!

  • Okay! A track report

  • A traffic

  • Okay.

  • But youre in labor.

  • Whew! Let’s take a look at your Tuesday drive.

  • (blowing sounds)

  • Happy to back up! Happy to back up as usual.

  • And then, ahh! Ahh ten and a.. oh my God!

  • At 7:10 into downtown. Okay… (blowing sounds)

  • Got a jack knife, big raid in the two lane.

  • (blowing sounds) 101 West found in bo… (shouts)

  • Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh!

  • I wouldn’t consider getting through there anytime soon!

  • (Meryl and Ellen laugh with the audience clapping their hands)

  • One last one, one last one,

  • This is Wikipedia but youre reading it as an annoyed teenager.

  • Youve said one of those?

  • How can I pull that up?!

  • Ugh! The first recorded instance of sand paper was in the 13th century, mother!

  • When crushed shell seeds and sand were bonded to parchment using natural gum.

  • Okay?

  • (Ellen laughs with the audience clapping)

  • Oh! August: Osage County is in theatres now!

  • We will be back with Vanessa Hudgens.

  • That’s Meryl Streep everybody!

We are back with the brilliant Meryl Streep,

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Meryl Streep Makes Everything Sound More Interesting

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    Halu Hsieh posted on 2014/02/22
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