Back in Oct. 2009, Todd Boyd, a professor of mine at USC and Tyler Perry’s fiercest critic, wrote: [In] spite … Continue reading The most PC movie review ever
Chick-fil-A is the best fast food chain in America. Period. They’re efficient, courteous and consistent. I could care less about … Continue reading Chick-fil-A may not like me, but I like Chick-fil-A
From the people who gave you the epithet-free version of “Huckleberry Finn”: “I’ll never be out-African-Americaned again!” —George Wallace
Andisheh Nouraee: Reading new copy of Huckleberry Finn. The chapter where Huck & Jim complete a boating safety class & … Continue reading Tweet du jour
Saying they want to publish a version that won’t be banned from some schools because of its language, two scholars … Continue reading As offensive as the word itself
The acronym is bigger than I thought — and even more ridiculous. The latest, all-inclusive version: Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender … Continue reading Are you a heterosexist?
The Cincinnati Health Department will conduct an inspection of the Great American Ball Park and the Reds’ clubhouse after at … Continue reading Cincinnati: Home of the country’s five most humorless turds
Beyond absurd: To protest the oil spill, the Brevard County Manatees will now have ‘hitting rehearsal’ instead of BP, shorthand … Continue reading The H.R. Pufnstuf Award for Incomprehensible Foolishness
Of course not. It is dangerous to suggest we shouldn’t. “Depicting the president as demonic and a socialist goes beyond … Continue reading is it dangerous to lampoon the president?
Let’s keep this simple for the let’s keep this simple crowd. A bunch of partisan scolds are excoriating a highbrow … Continue reading no quarter
A sampling of Huffington Post commenters reacting to The New Yorker cover: realtalk IT IS SAD THAT BARACK OBAMA WHO … Continue reading the hysterically indignant respond
In a depressing nod to the dimwitted and perpetually aggrieved, Barack Obama’s campaign has condemned a New Yorker cover depicting … Continue reading stand up for satire
Based on the recommendation of an Iranian-born colleague, I planned on watching the controversial Dutch documentary “Fitna” today. Linking footage … Continue reading let us all tolerate the screaming children in the theater