My Own Private Guantanamo

Pranks, Power and Pop Culture


The Hangover 2′s Vietnam Flashback

May 29, 2011

“You can see the gun, you can see the expression on the man’s face as the bullet enters his head, and you see the soldier on the left who is wincing at the thing that has happened. With the still picture, you have time to consider all these factors.”


“The most offensive and gutsy joke in the movie is a Vietnam War visual reference that takes place over the closing credits.”

The Hangover 2 makes the underlying violence of the film’s anti-Asian racism explicit in its few final images. “Gutsy” is too polite a word for this.

Obama 2012 or How Liberals Learned to Stop Worrying & Love Jack Bauer

May 7, 2011











“Not only did we get fully erect, our testicles descended. We’re back baby!”- Jon Stewart

On this historic day

May 1, 2011

“Jack Bauer” is trending on Twitter. Pretty much says it all.