The author reflects on a ballad of racial injustice.
Arts & Culture
Thursday, September 4
Tuesday, September 2
“I did a few days on Franco’s As I Lay Dying, and the vibe on the set was very heavy and serious. The only thing I can equate it to is tripping with a bunch of your friends.”
Monday, September 1
The aging action star’s second wind abroad: political maneuvering, many guns and, most importantly, a market for his B movies.
Saturday, August 30
Friday, August 29
Established media companies used to sue YouTube. Now they’re betting on it.
Thursday, August 28
Monday, August 25
How Cassandro, who wrestles in drag, became a star Mexican luchadore.
Sunday, August 24
The bumpy rise of Saturday Night Live’s first star.
Excerpted from Saturday Night, published in 1986.
Friday, August 22
Thursday, August 21
On the comedian’s relationship with his son and how it changed the course of The Cosby Show.
Excerpted from Cosby: His Life and Times.