Very rarely can we see an entire system reflected in one person. The creator and executive producer of “Saturday Night Live” is such a person.
“Harry Belafonte’s unfinished fight.”
“Hollywood has always loved the children of famous people. In 2022, the internet reduced them to two little words.”
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“They were known for their image-making savvy. As their divorce reenters the press cycle, who’s better at it.”
“When his celebrity was at its height and he couldn’t walk a street on this planet without getting recognized, jiujitsu gave Bourdain a new, anonymous world to traverse, one where he was just one of us.”
“The mainstream narrative is that a pop star ripped up a photo of the pope on ‘Saturday Night Live’ and derailed her life. What if the opposite were true?”
“Only a society that willfully believes itself ‘post-racist’ could produce such a queen.”
“I knew my body wasn’t ‘right’; it didn’t look like the bodies of the K-pop idols and Korean actresses I grew up admiring.”
“I’ve never met a woman who did not at some point, in those first early weeks of motherhood, break down.”