I am not an American.
But how those seminal trials effect the pyche of people everywhere. Especially the Black male psyche
I cant remember the trial of the officers who beat Rodney King. Perhaps my Mother protected me from seeing that on the news. I do remember seeing the European Football championships the same year so its not as if we lived in a cave. I like to think she shielded me. I cant ask her now. She died 18 years ago
I can remember the OJ trial. Regardless of what we now know, at that time, we wanted him…
Along the road to ratings, did the shows casual racism create a roadmap and show the route to Brexit Britain?
Cars on TV, filmed beautifully and intelligently described. That was the Top Gear I loved. I enjoyed seeing beautiful cars being driven around test tracks and motorways and being told about acceleration, ride quality, build quality, price point. It was good telly. The hosts were all white men, but it was the 90’s in the UK, most TV was white men.
I watched Quentin Wilson wax lyrical, Tiff Nedell drive quickly and Jeremy Clarkson be the ‘funny’ one