Video of the Day – ‘Cry Me A River’

  Whatever we feel about Timberlake (the Boondocks joke: Michael Jackson is not a genre of music comes to mind), this song goes. Thank you Timbaland. And this video!  Man.  Bill Simmons called this ‘the white people’s Hit Em Up’, and he wasn’t wrong.  I mean, he got a straight Britney clone… Enjoy!  

Song of the Day – ‘Rock Your Body’

  By Sunday night, I’ll have already started my month long journey, so tomorrow I’ll be introspective. Which means ‘the weekend’ song comes a day early. And I spent alot of today contemplating what the most sinful (but not X rated) thing I could put up here tonight since it’s almost certainly going to be […]

Song of the Day – ‘Love Never Felt So Good’

  I’m sure I don’t have to tell you I campaigned a little harder than normal when the opportunity to be in this video came up on my radar. And I’m only half joking when I tell you the thought crossed my mind, if I would’ve booked it… ‘You’re singing along to Mike in one […]

Song of the Day – ‘Suit & Tie’

  Came out of my first network call back a little while ago.  Had my full ‘TV Star’ confidence going, nailed the scene in one take…and now we move on.  Not always possible and not everyone’s method, but it’s just the reality: even when you’re getting some ‘yes’s like I do, it’s still 98 percent […]

Song of the Day – Pop

  I know your boy Justin Timberlake is hosting SNL this week and he’s got a hot record again so he’s in a nice spot to make another step up the ‘legend’ ladder.  Justin is one of those handful of guys my hypercompetitive ass always keeps an eye on.  Not that I could have (or […]

At The Movies

Spent quite a bit of time this past week staring at the big screen.  Let the awards season begin!  Real quick wrap ups of three films I’ve seen the past week: N Secure is a film about abusive relationships, set in the upper/middle class black community.  The film buff in me thought this movie had […]