Thursday Nov 28
What The Jazz Singer Taught Me About Hollywood 'Romance'
The 1980 Neil Diamond film is certifiably terrible, but it's also an excellent, unintentional crash course in feminism - and Jewish culture.
A History Of Blackface In Movies: From 'Birth of a Nation' to 'White Chicks'
Julianne Hough's ill-advised Halloween costume reignited the question: Is it ever OK to appear in blackface? Perhaps those defending the 25-year-old actress have forgotten the painful history of blackface in entertainment and media.
Blackface costumes revive controversy at Halloween
This 1927 image originally released by Warner Bros., shows Al Jolson in blackface makeup in the movie "The Jazz Singer."