Comedian and actor Seth Rogen presented a heartfelt and personal plea for Alzheimer’s research before a Senate hearing Wednesday. The actor’s mother-in-law suffers from the disease and in his brief remarks he tackled the stigma associated with the disease, as well as the lack of funding and support for families who are trying to cope. [...]
|By: Sara Haile-Mariam Sunday March 2, 2014 3:00 pm|
|By: Suzanne Friday February 28, 2014 10:00 pm|
|By: Tony Bartolone Saturday January 25, 2014 1:59 pm|
Author Larry Getlen gives a comprehensive account of a great man and his unique set of values. Conversations with Carlin feels intimate, but is broad in scope and even dense in certain areas. However, Carlin’s relaxed tone and verbal dexterity make reading it seem as if you are having some immortal yet casual exchange with the man himself.
|By: Suzanne Friday January 10, 2014 10:00 pm|
|By: Sara Haile-Mariam Tuesday January 7, 2014 2:45 pm|
It’s official, SNL has added Sasheer Zamata to their cast.
|By: Suzanne Wednesday December 25, 2013 10:00 pm|
Bohemian Rhapsody: Star Wars Edition. Be sure to press the cc on the player for the lyrics.
|By: Tom Engelhardt Friday December 20, 2013 4:20 pm|
Not being Navajo, there were no “first laugh” ceremonies in my household. But who could forget their child’s first laugh? It’s like having one of the mysteries of life presented to you out of nowhere, right in your own house. That laugh comes from some unknown place deep inside. It may be a response to surprise (peekaboo… now, I’m here, now I’m gone, now I’m back again!) or who knows what, but it’s granted to us, imprinted on us, with a kind of inexpressible joy.
|By: Suzanne Friday November 22, 2013 10:00 pm|
|By: Lisa Derrick Friday November 8, 2013 6:00 pm|
Goldberg made the documentary, which features historic photos and clips of Mabley performing as well as interviews, because “A lot of young people have no sense of history. No sense of history of the United States. Moms is a great magnifying glass into the past.”