Monday Montage

What’s happening, what’s on and what’s interesting this week …

In the wake of recent tragic and fatal events between men of color and law enforcement, learn how black and Hispanic families counsel their kids to stay safe if they are stopped by the police. Don’t miss The Talk – Race In America – tonight at 9 on UNC-TV.

Who’s your favorite BBC character? According to over 7,000 people around the world who voted in an online poll, Benedict Cumberbatch’s Sherlock Holmes was the most beloved. (But don’t worry – everyone’s favorite Time Lord made the list, as well as some popular Britcom stars.)

American Masters journeys through the prolific life of the author and activist who inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought. Oprah Winfrey, Common, the Clintons and others pay tribute to Maya Angelou on And Still I Rise. Tune in Tuesday night at 8 on UNC-TV.

Monty Python’s John Cleese talks about writing the perfect farce. Continue reading