Kal Penn

  • Film

    November 2, 2011

    The Grass Isn't Always Greener

    Harold & Kumar comes down from its high

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    Barack Obama Kicks Don't Ask, Don't Tell to the Curb

    ​We've been following Don't Ask, Don't Tell since Senator Barack Obama was campaigning on its repeal. After all these years, watching the ceremony in which he kicked it to the curb, in person, was a special kind of early Christmas gift. The event was not held at the White House, but in an aud ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2010

    The Kal Penn Effect Hits Twitter

    ​What subjects, you may wonder, are most Tweeted about? If you said technology, you would pretty much be right. Apple, iPads, iPhones, iPhone thefts or alleged thefts, cops breaking into journalists' homes to retaliate for alleged iPhone thefts ... all of these topics would be, and were, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    RoundUp: Crime Doesn't Pay, Unless You're Just Reading About It

    ​Here's our Tuesday night crime roundup (complete with celebs, pimps, and Gambinos, for all of you who can't wait for your Us Weekly): Michael Douglas' son Cameron was sentenced to five years in prison for dealing meth and coke. Prior to the sentencing, Douglas composed a handwritten letter ... More >>

  • Film

    April 22, 2008

    Errol Morris Lets Torturers Off Easy

    Documentarian cuts the Abu Ghraib MPs some slack, while Harold and Kumar escape Gitmo

  • Film

    February 27, 2007

    Culture Clash

    The immigrant experience meets generation gap in Mira Nair's The Namesake

  • Columns

    February 27, 2007

    Strange Bedfellows

    Accosted by fat guys, disgusted by Ann Coulter—all side effects of fabulousness

  • Film

    November 28, 2006
  • Film

    April 12, 2005
  • Film

    July 20, 2004

    The Wild Munch

    Stoned Asian American overachievers triumph over hunger and dumbass racist bullshit

  • Film

    September 2, 2003