Mr. Murphy, who recently received the Mark Twain Award for American Humor, had more than a dream; he possessed a belief in his talent and a deadline for his success, which he repeated to himself and others while working towards it with rigor.
These are the moments that blew us away in theaters, and changed society outside of them.
Myths about Black men’s prowess reinforce racist stereotypes about Black men.
As a kid, I thought AIDS was just a joke. I know now that it’s not funny.
Derek Bardowell believes the “can’t, don’t, never” culture of masculinity prevents men from challenging one another to be better men.
Your handy field guide to the almost half-dozen different black male characters in mainstream movies.
Josh Bowman and Joanna Schroeder got all nostalgic and came up with a list of some classic comedies that still work today, and a few that are firmly stuck in the 80s.
On the boats and on the planes, they’re coming to America. Never looking back again … oh, you get it.
No, Dave Chappelle isn’t involved in this at all …
Although she’s a woman in comedy, Julie Gillis has nothing but love for the hilarious men who bring the funny to the stage and screen.
Poised to take over the movie world, here’s a look before Ed blew up.
A summary of news items from our webcast It’s Komplicated on the Geekweek Network.