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Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui, Part IV

Jesse Damiani | Posted 07.07.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

Any language, regardless of meaning, can be made to sound beautiful behind a nice tune, something for people to nod along with mindlessly. Gambino's more interested in displaying the ways we communicate than whether or not he endorses them.

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui, Part III

Jesse Damiani | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

Repetition, whether functioning as feedback loop or contextualization (often both), is an integral motif in Because the Internet. Set against the album's most forcefully earnest and reassuring song, we find a confluence of paradoxes: nostalgia dovetails with cynicism.

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui, Part II

Jesse Damiani | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

Which is @DonaldGlover -- Childish Gambino's Twitter self -- and which are simply imagined voices or characters?

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui: Why Because the Internet Is the Most Significant Album in Recent Memory

Jesse Damiani | Posted 06.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

The Internet allows us to live increasingly fractured, niche, performed lives -- no matter how consistent, we develop varied personae on social media, dependent upon the form -- but they are still our lives.

On Donald Glover, Weirdos and the Myth of the Black Male Narrative

Shane Paul Neil | Posted 07.14.2014 | Black Voices
Shane Paul Neil

Please know that I love Jay's music. He is quite possible the greatest rapper to ever step into a booth. But somewhere along the line his story (fatherless child turned drug dealer turned mogul) became the only acceptable answer to what is the "real" black male experience.

See Behind-The-Scenes Photos Of Troy Leaving 'Community'

Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

"Community" writer Tim Saccardo posted a handful of behind-the-scenes photos documenting Troy's departure from Greendale. Troy (Donald Glover) left...

'Community' Says Goodbye

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Jan. 23 is Troy's swan song on NBC's "Community." Donald Glover, who plays Troy on the series, announced last October that he would be leaving "Com...

How Will Donald Glover Leave 'Community'?

Posted 12.17.2013 | TV

It's no secret that Donald Glover is leaving "Community" and will only be in five of the 13 episodes of Season 5. But ever since the announcement, fan...

Childish Gambino And Chance The Rapper Are 'The Worst Guys'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 12.03.2013 | Entertainment

Childish Gambino's sophomore album, "Because The Internet," is only a week away from its release, and the rapper-comedian-actor has dropped plenty of ...

Childish Gambino Angry Tweets After 'Sweatpants' Leak

Posted 11.25.2013 | Entertainment

When Childish Gambino's new song "Sweatpants" popped up late last night, the rapper had a few things he wanted say: im pissed. this song was not su...

Childish Gambino Performs 'Shadows'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment

Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, appeared on Tuesday night's episode of "The Arsenio Hall Show," performing the new song "Shadows" off his upco...

Donald Glover Explains Those Worrisome Instagram Photos

Posted 10.18.2013 | Celebrity

A few days ago, Donald Glover posted a series of Instagram photos that made everyone just a teensy bit worried. The photos were of statements Glov...

'Community' Actor Posts Troubling Instagram Note

Posted 10.15.2013 | Celebrity

Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) not only released the first track and title of his second album, "Because the Internet," last week, but he also d...

Let's Grab A Beer?

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.24.2013 | Entertainment

With "Drinking Buddies" sloshing its way into theaters this weekend, we decided to declare our ideal celebrity brewsky dates. These are the movie and ...

Watch Donald Glover's Creepy Short Film

Posted 08.16.2013 | Entertainment

Donald Glover, of "Community" and rap side-career fame, made a short movie called "Clapping for the Wrong Reasons." There's not much else that's known...

Donald Glover's Post-'Community' Gig

Posted 08.06.2013 | TV

Donald Glover is moving on from "Community's" ensemble to develop his own comedy for FX, HuffPost TV has confirmed. The half-hour series, tentatively ...

ReThink Review: The To Do List -- Not Your Average Teen Sex Comedy

Jonathan Kim | Posted 09.29.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

"Consistently hilarious" is a great way to describe The To Do List, which provides more delight with its shoestring $1.5 million budget than many studio tentpoles did with soaring nine-digit price tags.

Childish Gambino Is A Couch Potato Rapper

Nader Salass | Posted 09.25.2013 | Entertainment
Nader Salass

For such a versatile entertainer whose whole persona is dependent on his professed ambition and how he won't stop until we say that "James Franco is the white Donald Glover," Childish Gambino is surprisingly lazy.

Huge Change For 'Community'

Vulture | Posted 07.08.2013 | TV

Back in June, we told you that Donald Glover was looking to spend less time at Greendale and more time with Childish Gambino. Well, now it appears to ...

Best of Britta Perry's Britta'd Moments

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 05.09.2013 | TV

Britta, verb 1. to make a small mistake 2. to achieve unqualified success against all odds Usage: "She messed up big time -- she really Britta'd th...

Laura Prudom

Gillian Jacobs Talks 'Community' Changes & Renewal Prospects

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Prudom | Posted 03.05.2013 | TV

"Community" is back on our screens after an agonizingly long wait (it airs Thursdays at 8 p.m. EST on NBC). Even though Season 4 returned without the ...

WATCH: 'Community' Promo Teases 'Hunger Games' Parody & More Madness

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 01.22.2013 | TV

February 7 is fast approaching, bringing with it the long-awaited return of "Community." (It's no October 19, but what is?) While the Greendale Se...

WATCH: New 'Community' Trailer

Posted 01.11.2013 | TV

As of February 7, the Greendale study group will be back in action ... but not before they conquer "The Hunger Deans." In a new sneak peek of the S...

Starting Anew

Lisa Steinberg | Posted 03.02.2013 | TV
Lisa Steinberg

It's time for the group to navigate life with new perspectives, while fans can tip their hat to TBS for bringing the show back, and tip their wine glass as they watch!

PLAY: Create Your Own 'Community' Halloween Adventure

Posted 10.23.2012 | TV

Suffering from serious "Community" withdrawal? Infuriated that "Whitney" has an airdate while the Greendale Seven still lingers in TV purgatory? NBC i...