Ken Burns’ ‘Muhammad Ali’ Documentaries Are An Immersive Portrait

[ad_1] Biographer Eig has made numerous contacts with the filmmakers, and they began their first interview a week later, in 2016. Ali died. Dozens of writers, friends and boxing ambassadors attended: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Holmes, Jesse Jackson, novelist Walter Mosley, ESPN writer Howard Bryant, boxing promoter Don King. Over the next few years, the makers …

Ali Wong’s Raunchy New Stand-Up Set Brings the Laughter We Need

[ad_1] Ali Wong lamented the plight of men in the noisy first performance of his new show at the Beacon Theater on Tuesday, comparing oral sex to a pepper grinder and advising women to do something while talking dirty. “The lies,” he says, alluding to a preacher’s voice, “will set you free.” Critics often focus …