South Park’s Top 5 Most Devastating Sucker Punches to the Left


Originally published October 10, 2010. For many, South Park is one of the most important shows on television because of how it consistently punches the left. A few years ago, Brian Anderson wrote South Park Conservatives, which discussed the growing trend that is a new brand of youth conservatism. The politics of my generation, Gen [...]

Is Obama Reference in ‘Megamind’ a Sign of Hollywood’s New Stripes?


Anyone going to see the new DreamWorks animation film Megamind this weekend will notice something interesting midway through. There are actually people in Hollywood who will mock President Obama’s campaign, showing “No, You Can’t” signs that represent the “Yes, We Can” signs that were plastered all over college campuses and hybrid vehicles two years ago. [...]

“Avatar” Sequels Promise To Recruit More Eco-Terrorists


Sequels are a big risk in Hollywood, especially when they are driven by ideology. Sure, some franchises can carry their audience through multiple films, but not all of them are Harry Potter. Many of the best filmmakers working today such as Clint Eastwood, Martin Scorsese, the Coen Brothers, David Fincher and Christopher Nolan have been [...]

Hot Post: Hollywood Tough Guy Clint Eastwood “Not a Fan” of Obama


Editor’s Note: This is the Concession Stand popular post of the week, see original post here It should be of no surprise that the man who played Dirty Harry wouldn’t be carrying water for our celebrity-in-chief Barack Obama. Katie Couric recently interviewed Clint Eastwood about his new film, Hereafter, but also discussed politics towards the [...]

Hollywood Tough Guy Clint Eastwood “Not a Fan” of Obama


It should be of no surprise that the man who played Dirty Harry wouldn’t be carrying water for our celebrity-in-chief Barack Obama. Katie Couric recently interviewed Clint Eastwood about his new film, Hereafter, but also discussed politics towards the end of the video. The actor/director, who has long been one of the level headed people [...]

Generation South Park part 10: When Comedy Meets Terror, America Wins


Comedians have been using humor as a way to comment on serious matters as long as I can remember (and even longer than that). Growing up I enjoyed listening to comics like George Carlin who always called it like they saw it. One didn’t have to agree with everything Carlin said to appreciate how he [...]

“Waiting For Superman” Shows Real Superheroes Expect Results


One of my favorite films growing up was Ghostbusters. Great comic talents Dan Aykroyd (who plays Dr. Ray Stantz), Harold Ramis ( Dr. Egon Spengler) and Bill Murray (Dr. Peter Venkman) were scientists studying supernatural phenomenon on a university grant until one day their funding was cut. Upon discussing where they could work, knowing no [...]

South Park’s Top 5 Most Devastating Sucker Punches to the Left


For many, South Park is one of the most important shows on television because of how it consistently punches the left. A few years ago, Brian Anderson wrote South Park Conservatives, which discussed the growing trend that is a new brand of youth conservatism. The politics of my generation, Gen Y, have been discussed at [...]

South Park’s Top 5 Most Devastating Sucker Punches to the Left


For many, South Park is one of the most important shows on television because of how it consistently punches the left. A few years ago, Brian Anderson wrote South Park Conservatives, which discussed the growing trend that is a new brand of youth conservatism. The politics of my generation, Gen Y, have been discussed at [...]

Company Who Squashed “The Path To 9/11” Produces ‘Master-Race’ Film “Secretariat”?


A few years ago, my girlfriend (a devoted horse lover) made me sit through Seabiscuit. I spent the whole time wondering why Jeff Bridges signed on to the project. It an act of consistency, I also eventually sat through the atrocious Flicka, though I refuse to watch the sequel (I have to draw a line [...]