La weekend! Instead of deferring to the current jam I’m listening to, a little comedy. Been a fan of this brother as long as he’s been on my radar. In general, I’m not crazy about the ‘nano impression’, but hey, if you’re going to do it, get the best. Enjoy!
I’m here for more biopics moving in the direction of ‘A Day in the Life’ over trying to capture a person’s whole story in 120 minutes. ‘Southside With You’ is the better of the two features that came out about President Obama last year. Already a big part of their mythology, the movie dramatizes […]
KIMMEL: And here to present tonight’s final award, from ‘Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later’ Malik Aziz, and the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama. (Malik and Obama walk on to the stage. There’s a fifteen minute standing ovation, shattering Chaplin’s record.) OBAMA: Thank you. West Texas outlaws. An African-American homosexual […]
Where do I begin? Consoling my mother who thought she would vote a woman into the Oval Office in her lifetime? Trying to find something to say other than ‘I’m sorry’ to my friends who have children and have to try to explain to them (especially the girls) what happened and why? Pretending I have […]
Today is normally reserved for ‘love/sex’ tunes I know, but this more than earned the spot to start the weekend. Among many conversations about ‘how do actors of color get to the A-list if they can’t even get a chance to have a ‘breakthrough’ film?’ and the ever present ‘but it won’t sell overseas’, comes […]
Caught this clip over the holiday break and (like the live audience) fell in love with it. Aretha shows up and pays tribute to the writer of one of her iconic songs. Prez cries hearing that soulful voice. Wow. Enjoy!