Bo Burnham’s ‘Inside’: A Comedy Particular and an Impressed Experiment

Bo Burnham’s ‘Inside’: A Comedy Special and an Inspired Experiment

The incentives of the internet that reward outrage, excess, and sentimentality are the villains of this show. In a dizzying homage to “Cabaret,” Burnham plays the MC of the internet in sunglasses, greeting everyone with a decadent selection of options as the disco lights swirl. It is a lyrically dense song with camera work that … Read more

‘Particular and Lovely’ Whistled Language Echoes Round This Island

‘Special and Beautiful’ Whistled Language Echoes Around This Island

LA GOMERA, Spain – Antonio Marquez Navarro sat on a cliff in the Canary Islands and said, “Come here, we will slaughter the pig” – without saying a word: he whistled. In the distance, three visiting hikers paused as the piercing sound and echo ricocheted off the walls of the ravine that separated them. Mr … Read more

Oprah With Meghan and Harry CBS Particular Airs 7 March

Oprah With Meghan and Harry CBS Special Airs 7 March

CBS has just announced a primetime special on Sunday March 7th that will feature none other than Oprah Winfrey in conversation with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Winfrey attended the couple’s wedding in 2018 and in this special she will speak with Megan specifically about her entry into her … Read more