Sarah Cooper’s new Netflix special and Tim Heidecker’s new standup routine plot paths forward.
Sonny BunchSarah Cooper and Tim Heidecker have new comedy specials out, and I’m kind of fascinated by how each of them handles The Trump Issue. Is Trump worthy of dominating your every waking moment? Or is he just a bump in the road, a bit to be forgotten/replaced?
In our ongoing series The Number Ones, which is currently tracing its way through the chart-topping hits of the mid-1980s, Phil Collins is in the midst of good times right now. Here in the current timeline, not so much. The legendary drummer and...
A federal health agency halted a public-service coronavirus advertising campaign funded by $250 million in taxpayer money after it offered a special vaccine deal to an unusual set of essential workers: Santa Claus performers.
Sonny BunchI say this without any sarcasm at all: Vaccine Santas are exactly the kind of outside-the-box thinking we need right now.
Show The Bulwark Goes to Hollywood, Ep Natalie Metzger on producing indie films in the age of COVID - Oct 22, 2020
Sonny BunchI always ask my guests if there’s anything I should’ve asked, anything they want people to know. And Natalie Metzger, who produced THE WOLF OF SNOW HOLLOW and THUNDER ROAD, had a great answer to that. Check it out as you brave the horrible Friday traffic
Listen now (20 min) | In this special, members-only podcast, Culture Editor Sonny Bunch talks to Bulwark contributor Bill Ryan about the new TV adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s The Right Stuff (spoiler: it’s not great) and compares it to Philip Kaufman’s...
Sonny BunchI taped a quick episode of BGTH with @faceyouhate over at Bulwark+ to talk about his essay for us on THE RIGHT STUFF. Become a member and give it a listen!