First read at WordParty in San Francisco at PianoFight, 2/21/2017. This is the end of the known world so I step to the edge to the lights leaping off stage then I float on a cloud over the poisoned sea to reign truth down upon our heads there can be no more lies […]
She wasn’t even on my radar until “Damn I Wish I was Your Lover” hit it big and then she was all over magazines and MTV with that bugged out white girl hippie stare.
That’s what the headlines should have read. Love is the ultimate middle finger to the forces of evil gathering around us. Not many are left who remember the heady days of express institutional white supremacy so the idea of a lynching is by and large an abstract concept. It’s forgivable for our generation to mistake […]
One of these days Judd Apatow will have to face the reality that I’m here. Don’t get me wrong, I love Apatow’s entire cannon starting with Freaks and Geeks all the way to the present day orgy of thirty-somethings behaving like teenagers called Love (Netflix). I’ve been known to binge-watch them all over a weekend […]
As we reach the apex of our entertainment culture we find ourselves confronted with the stupid enemy and he is us.
HBO’s Vinyl is an uneven drama with high ambitions and something to say about whitewashing.
Creed is a film about an American epidemic. Hint: it’s not Sly Stallone’s dancing.