A White American Woman and an Indian Man Watch Modern Family – Part 1

“The truth is that all comedy has a victim.”                 (From “Film Crit Hulk Smash: HULK VS. THE CONTEXT OF COMEDY”)   Buckle your seatbelts – this is going to be a long ride!   The Questions:   Is Modern Family sexist? Racist? Nationalist?  Homophobic? Misogynist? Does it stereotype?  Is […]

Sarah Palin’s Trump Endorsement Speech Redux

It would not be erroneous to say that very few find Sarah Palin to be right about…well, honestly, about anything. She exists in a world where there is no distinction between fact and fiction.  I’ll let Politifact take care of that, though (http://www.politifact.com/personalities/sarah-palin/statements/). She seems to also live in a […]

Be Specific!

  Who among us is a Dr. Phil fan?  Not I!  However, on one particular afternoon many years ago, I was sitting on the couch, surfing through the channels and I ended up zoning out on an episode of his show.   And, god of gods, I couldn’t believe my […]