Like any big occurrence—Kennedy’s assassination in 1963 or the Challenger explosion in 1986 (or any other huge event in one’s lifetime)—I remember where I first saw the 1991 documentary “Madonna: Truth or Dare.” I was living in my home state of Indiana, and while I’m not sure how much influence the film had on me, it […]
Sometimes it’s hard to know where writers and directors get their inspiration. But when it strikes, you get movies that can only be described as unique—like these two I want to recommend.
Was this any way to treat a teen heartthrob? He’s Justin Bieber, for heaven’s sake – a clean-cut kid, not even old enough to shave (he’s 16), beloved by screaming, impressionable girls aged 12-14. And yet, on “CSI” Thursday night on CBS, wholesome Justin went down in a hail of bullets like he was Sonny […]
Cher took an opportunity to drop the f-bomb about Bill Maher last night on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ in reference to a joke the ‘Real Time’ host had made about her transgendered son Chaz Bono. In the midst of a serious discussion about what it means to be transgendered and the courage it […]