Originally Posted by RNR
I certainly know about the black panther movement. And it is not shocking that this radical group formed and grew in numbers. The 60 was the perfect storm created by a government forced to face its history and actions. Gee it is really a reach to think blacks might be pissed off and finally winning some rights in the 60s civil rights acts didn't satisfy all of them. Not caring enough about some shitbag group of idiots to memorize their names doesn't make a person green~
But Huey Newton is a memorable name just standing alone, like Fatty Arbuckle or Squeaky Fromme.
All Redd [Foxx] did all day was coke, grass and ****. . .
So our first network taping, name in big letters right on the set, Redd doesn't arrive at curtain call.
I go back to his dressing room, all I see is the girl doing his hair is sitting on him.
So I see her body, her dress, and his legs.
I say, Redd, don't you know we're on camera?
Redd sticks his head up from between the hairdresser's legs and asks indignantly. . .
"Can't a man relax?"
- Bob Einstein