Norm Macdonald has a point. Not in his boneheaded dismissals of the #MeToo movement and the trauma undergone by victims of sexual harassment and assault, of course, but in his comments about forgiveness.
With both the outing of sexual predators and the call for a cessation of violence in Baltimore catching fire as movements, one must marvel at the courage on view before us — even as the naysayers and the doubters and the haters vie for attention.
In 2010, comedian Louis C.K. appeared on the popular podcast WTF with Marc Maron and recounted the ¿severely life-changing moment¿ that was the first time he saw Robert Downey Sr.¿s 1969 advertising-world spleen-vent and black-power pasquinade, Putney Swope.
The biggest winner Sunday at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards had to be Showtime's "Homeland," which took the top three drama awards in an upset over such favorites as "Mad Men" and "Downton Abbey." But, Baltimore-based productions and stars had a very big night, too.