As Louis C.K.’s world crumbled around him, comedians in my Facebook feed started posting: “No! Not Louis!” They were heartbroken by their hero’s downfall.
On paper, it might seem neat to have a comedian at your party/reception/whatever. Your guests gets some yucks, and people love laughing, right? Well, no.
In the film Walk the Line, my favorite moment is when Johnny Cash auditions for Sam Phillips.
Every so often—or every day, depending on the thickness of your personal skin—I write, say, or post something that offends someone.