Best Thing I’ve Read Today

I agree 100% with my friend Nolan Dalla, who explains why he’s done defending Colin Kaepernick after this weekend’s “workout,” which will lead to no NFL team ever adding him to their roster.

“Stomp” Again

We first enjoyed “Stomp” more than 20 years ago, so when its touring version announced a return to St. Louis, I suggested we go see it again. Here’s why I’m glad we did.

Movie Review: “Clemency”

Here’s my review of Alfre Woodward as a prison warden who has overseen the execution of so many death row prisoners that it’s begun to affect her personally.

Movie Review: “Standing Up, Falling Down”

Here’s my review of a small, independent, character-driven movie that will put a smile on your face, starring Ben Schwartz and Billy Crystal, with a supporting cast you’ll recognize, too.

What I’m Watching

Here are mini-reviews of four television series that have caught my eye recently, all of them featuring names you know.

Picture Of The Day: Fear

Here’s a clip from Jim Jefferies’ show last week in which he talks with author Barry Glassner about why Americans are afraid of the wrong things — and how you’re being manipulated because of those fears.

Movie Review: “Midway”

Here’s my review of the new movie about a key naval-and-air battle during World War II from director Roland Emmerich, who proved his bombast bona fides with “Independence Day” and “The Day After Tomorrow.”

Facebook’s Bad Decision

Here’s why Mark Zuckerberg is wrong in accepting paid political advertising full of lies of deception — from anyone — to run unexpurgated on Facebook.

Movie Review: “Terminator: Dark Fate”

Here’s my review of the sixth movie in the series, which brings back Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and some new characters for a story that picks up where “T2: Judgment Day” left off.