Appreciating Robin Williams

Robin Williams was a bombastic man, full of energy and voices. He also had a sadness in him, a depression that unfortunately resulted in him taking his own life. I noticed it years ago in his eyes during his more solemn performances. I would joke about his more serious performances and the drastic differences between…

Louie returns for a 4th season of delightful misery

The beautiful thing about Louie is that it doesn’t lend itself to any strict classification. It’s very funny, but it’s not necessarily a comedy. It’s by no means a drama. It’s just Louie. It’s hilarious, poignant, weird, filthy, touching, and just so much more. One of the key elements is the crushing reality of everything….