Norm Macdonald Was Comedy’s Weird Everyman. Even When It Made Us Uncomfortable

Norm Macdonald Was Comedy’s Weird Everyman. Even When It Made Us Uncomfortable

Norm Macdonald, the comedian, died Sept. 14 at age 61, from cancer; he had been dealing with it for years without letting many people know, which seems in character for a person who came across on television, in movies and on podcasts as private yet unguarded, a regular guy in the form of a question mark. “You’re weird,” Jane Fonda said when she guested on his 2018 Netflix series, “Norm Macdonald Has a Show,” which is only to say he ...

5 Asian American rappers you need to listen to right now

5 Asian American rappers you need to listen to right now

After decades of being relegated to the margins of hip hop, Asian American rappers are finally on the come up. We talked to some of the hottest Asian American rappers in the game about their career, and what’s helped them stand out from others. Press play on the music below and get to know your new favorite rappers.   Junoflo     Junoflo grew up in Southern California and went to UC San Diego before investing all of his energy ...

Latin American Lives: 10 Documentaries to Stream for Hispanic Heritage Month

Latin American Lives: 10 Documentaries to Stream for Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), we’ve gathered 10 moving and diverse documentaries that look at the many different lives of Latin Americans living at home and abroad. From current events to sports, suffering to celebration, and everything in between, these films explore identity and the Latinx experience in powerful ways. Learn more about these films, and then stream them on HBO Max.   News and Current Events Documentaries   Habla Now Series (2020)     ...

‘Seinfeld’ to launch on Netflix Oct. 1

‘Seinfeld’ to launch on Netflix Oct. 1

One of the most popular sitcoms of all time is coming to the largest streaming service in the world, as Netflix has announced that all 180 episodes of Seinfeld will launch on the service on Oct. 1. This will put an end to Seinfeld’s absence from streaming since it departed Hulu in June earlier this year. To sum up, Seinfeld left Hulu on June 23 and yada, yada, yada, it’s now coming to Netflix. In all seriousness, Netflix acquired the ...