Great Job, Internet!: The Lonely Island compliment the shit out of each other

With the release of their debut feature, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, mere days away, the men of The Lonely Island decided to go head-to-head-to-head in an all-out, no-holds-barred compliment battle, likely the first and last of its kind. Vanity Fair, sponsor of the event, has posted a video of the battle to its YouTube channel. Against a stark white backdrop, Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone, and Andy Samberg praise each other without mercy for four solid minutes. “Hey, yo, Andy,” says a pugnacious Taccone, “you’re handsome. But it’s not just a surface level thing. It’s your insides. You’re very attractive.” Sick burn. But Samberg is quick to retaliate: “Jorm, you’re so cute, you’re cuter than Nermal, the world’s cutest kitten.” And so it goes. The men pause between rounds to declare everyone the champion. Never have mutual respect and admiration been so aggressive …

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