Eastbound & Down Recap: A Goddamn Minstrel Show

Kenny Powers was born to be a dickhead sports commentator. In real life, his new gig would be a Deadspin editor's wet dream: He’s racist, misogynistic, profoundly un-self-aware, cocky, comfortable in the good ol’ boy world of ESPN but also doesn’t play well with others, and meme-able hair. While he quit his car dealership job and launched himself back into the public eye as a guest host on Sports Sesh in this episode, Kenny’s still retained some of the family-man mentality of the season premiere. Yes, maybe he has dipped into some crank, but he’s not fucking other women (“My lesbian-turning days are over”). He still wants April and the kids, but he wants fame, too.  Read More....



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