British singer Lily Allen has released "Hard Out Here," her first single since 2009, and the accompanying video is quite the piece of work, in an extreme "WTF, DOG" way.
It starts out promising enough: Lily's lying on an operating table being liposuctioned by rough doctors with American and British accents. They prod her and marvel at the amount of fat she must have removed. Her manager stands bedside, reporting to her which late-night hosts have rejected her services. "How can somebody let themselves get like this, you know?" he complains. She responds sweetly, "Well I've had two babies!" The manager shakes his head. It's all good, winking commentary on [...]