Giving back

Sam Simon

If there’s an afterlife, Sam Simon has everyone laughing

Before my grandmother died at the age of 102, she told me that my grandfather, great aunt and great uncle were together in an apartment waiting for her so they could finally play cards. I’ve never been a religious or […]

ATW Talking Points
May 20, 2013

• James Franco: “I really felt I was in conversation with Faulkner” [Salon]

• 10 Unintentional Hipsters From Childhood TV Shows [BuzzFeed]

• Duke Ellington’s Symphony in Black, Starring a 19-Year-old Billie Holiday [Open Culture]


• Joel Osteen’s 10 Quotes on Giving Back [beliefnet]

• YouTube Comedy Week [YouTube]

• The Top Ten Lessons Steve Jobs Taught Us [Forbes]

• Scorsese to present AFI Life Achievement Award to Mel Brooks [Los Angeles Times]

• Upfronts Wrap: 5 Things We Know About Next Season [The Wrap]

ATW Talking Points
April 4, 2013

• David Bowie Releases Vintage Videos of His Greatest Hits from the 1970s and 1980s [Open Culture]

• Jim James: ‘The Internet Is a Horrible Drug We’re All Addicted To [Rolling Stone]

• Rita Hayworth is Stayin’ Alive [YouTube]

• Snoop Lion releases anti-gun video featuring his daughter and Drake [Salon]

• How a Good Laugh Can Help You Solve Your Problems [Oprah]

• God’s Voice to the Hip-Hop Culture [Beliefnet]

• 7 MUST SEE MUSICALS … [All Women Stalk]

• Everything You Need to Know About This Year’s Drama Pilots [Vulture]

• 10 YouTube Channels That Will Make You Smarter [Mashable]

• The 10 ways to teach kids about giving back [Beso]

• I Never Wanted to Take Your Guns Away [Huff Post Entertainment]