Posts Tagged ‘Bono’

Video : Robin Williams on Sarah Palin, Bono, AND The Obamas

Robin Williams was on the Late Show with David Letterman this week where he took on Sarah Palin and her accusations of “ambush journalism” from Katie Couric. As Williams puts it, only with Palin would “what do you read?” catch someone off guard: Robin Williams Takes On Sarah Palin [Huffington Post]

Video : U2 Goes Green for Iran During Live Webcast of Los Angeles Concert

“All who love freedom, and all who don‘t, we‘re speaking to you. Can you hear us?”

U2 Turns Set Green in Support of Iranian People

U2 turns green in support of Iranians! Thanks! [Twitter]

Bono Pays Tribute to Michael Jackson

At a recent concert, U2 frontman, Bono sang a few lines from Michael Jackson’s Don‘t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough and Man in the Mirror after dedicating their song Angel of Harlem to the Once and Future King of Pop:

M.I.A. and Salman Rushdie on The Hour

During my first quarter at UC Santa Cruz I wrote my final paper for an Indian Diaspora Through Film course on M.I.A. (just before Arular was released) and Salman Rushdie as examples of diasporic art and its impact on a larger society. Seeing each of them interviewed by George Stroumboulopoulos a year apart reminded me […]