Links arrived in everyone's inbox, and the obscenity-laden tune inspired numerous online parodies.
Much more than that, though, the video riled up the vengeful side of Silverman's boyfriend, Jimmy Kimmel.
The morning after comedian Sarah Silverman's "I'm F---ing Matt Damon" video — the supposed couple's duet about their affair — first aired on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!
" late last month, the clip was deemed a bona fide viral-video sensation.
I don’t know about you, but I prefer the Jimmy Kimmel Live version!
Never were there a pair of frenemies quite like Jimmy Kimmel and #Matt Damon.
In a new clip where Kimmel takes his pregnant wife to the doctor, a brand new twist occurred that shows their feud isn’t going to improve anytime soon.
Kimmel and his wife Molly Mc Nearney are keeping the sex of the baby a surprise, which can be extremely difficult to do.
We are very separate from him, which is pretty good because he has to remain focused. We really liked each other as friends, and then it just kind of turned. Shortly after, he had invited me to his house, and I was very nervous. I walked in, and there was a pizza, a BLT, crab claws, cheeseburger, and gnocchi. I couldn't believe it, and I realized how incredibly thoughtful and generous he really was. Molly: Even last night, we had friends over, and they commented on our salt and pepper shakers. Molly: I don't know, and here I know his schedule. Glamour: How did you go about telling the other writers you two were dating, while also trying to protect your work relationship?
But this footage proves that Molly might have yet another secret for her husband.
But even though they're no longer a couple, it's great to witness how comfortable and friendly they are with each other years after their breakup.
) In fact, the most interesting aspect of their relationship is that technically, Jimmy is Molly's boss—she's co-head writer for . Usually the writing staff is no more than "just down the hall" from the host.
Molly, who started on the show 10 years ago as a writer's assistant and rose through the ranks, and Jimmy haven't shared much about how they got together before, but now Molly opens up to us about her first impression of Jimmy (it wasn't great), working with his ex Sarah Silverman, and why he's the most thoughtful man in the world. Molly Mc Nearney: The writing staff is in the building next door, and Jimmy's office is in the theater. Molly: At one of the writers' meetings—because Jimmy is always thinking about food—he asked us what our five favorite foods were.