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  • Aziz Ansari: Right Now

    Aziz Ansari: Right Now

    ★★

    N O T . F U N N Y .

    I did the math at work, and I've been a fan of Aziz Ansari's since fifth grade. HUMAN GIANT on MTV2 was my introduction to alternative comedy and the scenes in NY/LA that were popping off at the time; it's a show I still think about a lot, and motivated a large portion of my taste (or lack thereof) in comedy. Aziz, Paul Scheer, and Rob Huebel; all three massively…

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  • A Prophet

    A Prophet

    ★★★★½

    Been a decade since I watched this last.

    I watched it with my estranged dad, and we both knew next-to-nothing about it. All that I knew, was that watching this movie meant I was officially a Film Boy. I ran a blog around the time, from around ages 12 to 15, where I would watch and write about everything; it's the most consistent I've ever been with my writing, and I really took it seriously. Probably more serious than I…

  • Bill Burr: Paper Tiger

    Bill Burr: Paper Tiger

    ★½

    Blah blah blah, shut the fuuuuuuuuck up. Be funny. I can't wait for this cultural moment to be over, just so stand-up comedy can be funny once more, instead of people unpacking other people unpacking their trauma, gripes, experiences, etc.

    Burr should, however, play The Will in the eventual film adaptation of SAGA, though.

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  • One of Us

    One of Us

    ★★★★

    "Wikipedia was a gift from God. Yeah."

    *hits a fatty rip on a tricked-out vape pen*

  • The Long Dumb Road

    The Long Dumb Road

    ★★★

    I will follow Jason Mantzoukas into hell.