Respect

How do you handle an emergency?

What do you if you’re in the middle of a stage performance, medical staff are treating an audience member who has fallen ill, and the audience may be getting a little restless.

If you’re Tom Hanks, performing as the … Read More

What We Need

In January 1969, I was roaming around a local bookstore. My second year in college and I had to select a non-fiction book to read and write a report for a history class.

History… what book am I going to find that’ll maintain my interest? … Read More

Let’s Be the Change

Last Sunday’s Tony Awards show was debased by displays of indecency and disrespect.

Actor Robert De Niro walked on stage to introduce Bruce Springsteen, but the first words out of his mouth were, “I’m going to say one thing: F#$k Trump!”

The disrespect quickly followed … Read More

On Tuesday’s Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Bill Clinton tried to explain his fumbled apology to Monica Lewinsky in response to a question by an NBC reporter the previous day.

Colbert offers Clinton a “do-over.”

“Here’s what I want to say: It wasn’t my … Read More

“I have the absolute right to PARDON myself…” – Donald J. Trump, June 4, 2018

“The appointment of the Special Councel is totally UNCONSTITUTIONAL!” – Trump, June 4, 2018

“I don’t know how you can indict while he’s in office. No matter what it is. Read More

On the same day the media was covering the fallout from Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet, something on a different but related track was taking place at 8,000 Starbucks stores across the country.

Last month, two black men, waiting for a meeting with a third, were … Read More

Rosanne Barr is funny, except when she’s not. Lately, she’s worse.

Finally, a high-profile celebrity who receives their comeuppance after years of racist Twitter rages. Tuesday morning, actress-comedian Roseanne Barr posted the following tweet:

“muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj.”

The … Read More