Christopher Walken Monologue
Plant blast brings calls for oversight
By Matthew Tresaugue and Eric Berger
Apr 20 2013
A deadly explosion at a West fertilizer facility highlights the hidden risks that accompany modern life. Pipelines carrying flammable fuels run beneath our homes. Tractor-trailers hauling hazardous chemicals share our highways. And the fertilizer…read more…
My friend Bonnie asked an interesting question: “Who should play Lance Armstrong in the movie about his life?”
I would pick Robert Downey, Jr. He’s the right age, he has the acting chops to pull of drama, pathos and comedy, and — as we’ve seen from the Iron Man movies — he can get into amazing physical shape for a role. Plus he has the life experience of his own ordeal with substance abuse and a very public downfall.