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February 23: Happy Birthday Emily Blunt and Josh Gad

It’s Emily Blunt’s 35th birthday today.  A schoolteacher recommended that she start acting to help her overcome a stutter, which she clearly succeeded in doing.  She was 18 when she made her professional acting debut in a production of… 779 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Aziz Ansari has $17 million and a "current" girlfriend

I had seriously considered throwing in the towel on this whole endeavor out of a combination of laziness and the discovery that the book does feature many interesting/not-dumb insights. 656 more words

Aziz Ansari

Women FAIL To Set Sexual Boundaries

The #MeToo movement has created an unprecedented confusion across America. On the one hand, those speaking up revealed systemic sexual predatorily behavior that none of us support. 1,136 more words

Politics

Nasim Pedrad Doing A Spot-On Aziz Ansari Impression

 

First of all, let me say, that I am a huge Nasim Pedrad fan.  Not so much her characters, which are always quirky little guys, but she seems like such a room-temp chick.   160 more words

TV

A Return to Chivalry

People say that chivalry is dead. If true, we have killed it. The sexual revolution, the crest of second and third wave feminism and the natural tendency toward chronological snobbery have made the idea of chivalry quaint at best and tyrannical at worst. 1,175 more words

Culture

V-Day: From #MeToo to #MeTime

This Valentine’s Day the powers have shifted. The discussion around gender, sex, power, and influence are vastly different from any conversations in my memory. I am hopeful that these changes will result in justice for countless victims and a reworking of a system that has historically always protected the rich and male.  728 more words

Life

Aziz "Just Right" Ansari makes his case

Ansari spills significant ink on what he refers to as “the modern bozo.” And though he contends that this “is what most dudes out there are,” he wastes no time distancing himself personally from the behaviors that fall under the purview of this label. 361 more words

Aziz Ansari