Golgo 13 was (is) a long-running Japanese comic book aimed primarily at bitter guys in dead-end salaryman jobs who harbored daydreams of being tough-as-nails murderous sex machines but, in reality, were just nerdy guys reading a comic book on the train before they started a day full of kissing their boss’s ass and shouting out the company cheer. 4,447 more words
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After a decade playing the same character on Friends, Lisa Kudrow makes a return to the world of sitcoms in The Comeback.
Minor celebrities, so desperate to cling to the last vestiges of fame, that they’re happy to appear on reality TV shows are nothing new. 842 more words
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Racism is a widely known concern. It appears in everyday life, and is prevalent in the mainstream media; there have been many films that explore the issue (Crash , Schindler’s List and the current 12 Years A Slave, to name but a few), as well as TV shows (South Park presents racism in an over-the-top manner to highlight how ridiculous racism truly is). 1,037 more words