Archive for November, 2009

All Batman, All The Time…

Monday, November 30th, 2009

DC Comics is celebrating their platinum anniversary by putting the kibosh on developing any new Superman movies. The reason is that the copyright to the character is returning into the hands of the creator’s estates and Warner Brothers (DC’s parent corp.) wants to avoid the legal wrangling that almost derailed the Watchmen film. This means […]

Black Music Needs More White People…

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Watching the Soul Train Music Awards show only one week after the American Music Awards show it was painfully obvious to see that Black folks have done absolutely nothing to bridge the production values chasm that has existed since before Soul Train and American Bandstand had their own awards shows. The lack of staging and […]

Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?

Monday, November 30th, 2009

How the fux is this couple NOT under arrest and charged with domestic terrorism or at least trespassing? How the hell does anyone roll up on the White House uninvited? At least they kept their shoes on.

The Tiger By William Blake…

Sunday, November 29th, 2009

Tiger, Tiger, burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? In what distant deeps or skies Burnt the fire of thine eyes? On what wings dare he aspire? What the hand dare seize the fire? And what shoulder and what art Could twist the sinews […]

This Fox Rocks…

Sunday, November 29th, 2009

Don’t call it a cartoon, this story has been here for years. Wes Anderson’s latest film ‘The Fantastic Mr. Fox’ is laugh filled animated romp which secretly serves as an allegory for the regular man’s triumph over corporate industrialization. Anderson is a quirky filmmaker who typically pursues a fancier and more esoteric storyline. ‘Rushmore’, ‘The […]