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Tuesday, August 26, 2008
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Terrence Howard strikes me as the type I would find at an open mic night. The one who swears he’s the deepest, most insightful person in the room when he introduces himself on stage. Ultimately you discover this person’s greatest talent is their ego. That and they’re nuttier than a bag of peanuts.

Actors can be so extra. Many of them are narcissistic to the point of ad nauseam. Terrence Howard - with his lengthy diatribe about whatever pseudo spiritual talk he was espousing to shill his album - personifies being extra.

Only he would recite prepared monologue at a concert. I’m not surprised in a performance video that’s 4 minutes and 42 seconds long, he only spent a little more than a minute actually performing. See? Extra.

Then again after watching the performance, maybe he should have kept yapping about the moon, the stars, and the soul and conclude it with “…and scene.” Thanks to him, I now have a greater appreciation for Tyra Bank’s music career. Tyra ‘preciates ya , Slickback.

Can someone send him a couple dozen scripts to keep him occupied?

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