Keith Robinson Talks ‘Having 2 Strokes’ and Making a Netflix Special

Keith Robinson Talks ‘Having 2 Strokes’ and Making a Netflix Special

“I don’t like ‘aww,’” he told me, referring to the audience’s worried expressions. “I just want to laugh. ‘Aww’ annoys me. ‘Aww’ irritates me.” Robinson doesn’t just brag. He’s concerned enough with cheap approval to make jokes that are designed to alienate, he said. If an audience member doesn’t laugh, point your cane at them…

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Manchester City at the back of the fleet after hacking threat to Premier League fair play watchdog

Manchester City at the back of the fleet after hacking threat to Premier League fair play watchdog

A new chapter in the Premier League’s romance with Manchester City and their entire relationship with the financier Fair Play has allayed the concerns of the citizens, a club that finds itself implicated in serious accusations for having apparently ignored the rules set by the organisation when it came to gassing money. On Monday 24…

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New York Times Editorial Board Urges Biden to Drop Out of Presidential Race

New York Times Editorial Board Urges Biden to Drop Out of Presidential Race

The New York Times editorial board on Friday called on President Joe Biden to withdraw from the presidential race against Donald Trump, citing his poor performance in the debate the night before. “The president appeared on Thursday night as a shadow of a once-great public servant,” the Times editorial said. “He struggled to articulate what…

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Silence on Chinese doping scandal, except abroad

Silence on Chinese doping scandal, except abroad

In recent years, as Chinese athletes have been accused of doping, the Chinese government has mobilized its vast propaganda apparatus, including state-run newspapers, television commentators and social media accounts, to defend the accused and deflect criticism away from its sports system. Yet the recent revelation that 23 elite Chinese swimmers tested positive for a banned…

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