Update: Still No Late Night Obama HumorYeah yeah, Mr. Boring. Who gives a shit?
by Tim Slagle
In the short span between my last review and today, we’ve seen the President sign a stimulus package so full of pork that Obama’s father would have been forbidden to touch it, along with a
Posted Feb 19th 2009 at 5:16 am in Media Criticism, Political Humor | Comments (74)I see. Moving on...
Eat Yer Peas, Drink Yer MilkHey, Reasonable Person! How'd that go?
by Mike Long
Surely many gay Americans have seen Gus Van Sant’s Milk through tears of joy because it marks a long-hoped-for arrival. For the first time in mainstream entertainment (at least, this is the picture that got all the fanfare), the history of the gay rights movement is presented as an elemental and welcome part of the story of the U.S., and not as a sidebar or novel supplement to the Great Historical Narrative.
Gays deserve equal rights. As a human being, that’s the only position I can possibly hold. However, you can be in complete solidarity with the cause of gay rights and not care much for Milk.
Posted Feb 19th 2009 at 5:19 am in Reviews | Comments (0)Huh. Well I can't believe that the normally lively and jumping Big Hollywood would suddenly get an intertube crammed by some kind of technical...oh here we go:
10,000 Violent Women and One Screenwriter, Part VSo what, you're a perv. Anybody care?
by Robert J. Avrech
Note: Links to previous chapters are found at the end of this post.
EXT. PRISON - DAY
The Screenwriter, alternately known to the inmates as Mr. Hollywood, Mr. Screenplay Writer and Mr. Clueless, sits with Eden, an attractive prisoner who is
Posted Feb 19th 2009 at 6:25 am in Entertainment | Comments (16)Well, back to normal I guess.