HE'S GREAT IF YOU HAVE A BURGLAR, BUT IF YOU DON'T, HE JUST MIGHT EAT YOUR KIDS: Chris Rock surveys the presidential field. (From SNL)
While we're on the topic of the race, can I clarify something? You know that I favor determining whether films rely on the cliche of the "magical negro", and like a few others here, I'm a fan of our friend from the Laird Bell Quadrangle, Barack Obama. But LA Times cultural columnist David Ehrenstein really misses the boat by trying to put the two together.