Having taken a scalpel to the covert racism of gliberal America in Get Out , writer-director Jordan Peele turns his gaze inward for this rip-roaring follow-up, which is fearsomely entertaining, consistently thought-provoking and occasionally bloody scary. The result plays like a mirror-image riposte to the French-Romanian home-invasion horror Ils Them , suggesting that, contrary to Sartre, hell is not other people; it is us. Entering the Vision Quest hall of mirrors, the child sees something terrifying and traumatising — or is it just her own reflection? Slipping nimbly between the registers of domestic sitcom and sociopolitical shocker, Us takes time to establish its family dynamics before throwing the Wilsons and us, the audience to the wolves. Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Topics Us Mark Kermode's film of the week.
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With only an elementary school education, Garrett Morgan, born in Kentucky on March 4, , began his career as a sewing-machine mechanic. He went on to patent several inventions, including an improved sewing machine and traffic signal, a hair-straightening product, and a respiratory device that would later provide the blueprint for WWI gas masks. The inventor died on July 27, , in Cleveland, Ohio. His mother, Elizabeth Reed, was of Indian and African descent, and the daughter of a Baptist minister.
Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America are all black women for first time
The United States women's basketball program has been dominant, capturing the last six Olympic gold medals, as well as the past two World Cup gold medals. And as it turns out, that dominance continues on the youth levels. U16 team took on El Salvador and cruised to a victory. Yes, that score is correct, and perhaps not all that surprising when you look at the size difference between the two teams. The U.
Kryst, 28, will now advance to the Miss Universe competition. The oldest of the three pageants is Miss America, which dates back to the early s but only began accepting women of color in the s. Cheryl Browne became the first black women to participate in and Vanessa Williams was crowned the first black Miss America in She was later forced to resign her post after nude photos emerged toward the end of her reign.