Hollywood Swinging

Leave our comedy alone, America

Charlie Chaplin, 1915 (Public Domain)

“…whatever the f — make the people laugh, say that sh-t…” — Richard Pryor to Eddie Murphy

Comedians miss a lot. More than bad baseball hitters. They got to go out there though. On the plank. All alone. It is painful out there. Lonely as hell. The very best go further and further out on the…

--

--

--

Bard, barrister & b-baller (for life). the blues, BBQ, beautiful women, & the Bomb, the P-funk, don’t want my funk stepped on…

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

What the Chiac?!?

All about barbering: Interview with Joy’s Birth

A Cheeseburger at the Top of the World

What Psychic Taco Doesn’t Want You to Know

Individual Medium Post #2

The Group Sing That Almost Made a ‘Hard Man’ Cry

Lessons in Misgendering

The ‘Bitch’ Revival, the New Bad Hombres and the ‘Dump Him!’ Friend, Explained

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
brian g gilmore (bumpyjonas)

brian g gilmore (bumpyjonas)

Bard, barrister & b-baller (for life). the blues, BBQ, beautiful women, & the Bomb, the P-funk, don’t want my funk stepped on…

More from Medium

Mass Incarceration, Washington D.C.

Do Good Guys Kill? Or Slap?

panther on black back ground, education, culture, life, Zora, television., learning.

Barbara Neely

Understanding Florida’s, “Don’t Say Gay” Bill