Read This: ‘You Might Remember Me: The Life and Times of Phil Hartman’
Nov04

Read This: ‘You Might Remember Me: The Life and Times of Phil Hartman’

You Might Remember Me is the latest of the tragic Saturday Night Live biographies. A special emphasis on the word “might” is what makes it particularly tragic. Phil Hartman remains one of the most underrated cast members in the show’s history; seeing how he never quite achieved movie-star status and his Simpsons characters have been retired for more than a decade, it is entirely possible that he may fall into obscurity. I...

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Things You Should Know About: Roald Dahl for Adults
Jul10

Things You Should Know About: Roald Dahl for Adults

Here’s the deal: There are two kinds of people in this world: Those who were scared shitless by the Willy Wonka boat ride scene and those who were scared shitless by the Willy Wonka boat ride scene and promptly said, “Thank you, sir. May I have another?” I’m firmly in the second camp. That scene captured an essential horror at the center of a lot of Roald Dahl’s creations, though I would argue...

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