The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men.
So said Samuel L Jackson in his Biblical speech in Pulp Fiction. Meanwhile, in case you haven’t heard, Jackson, 67, paid tribute to his family at the Microsoft Theater in LA at the weekend for for saving his life back in the bad old days when he was haunted by his own demons.
Here at Ginger Clam we were damp with excitement at seeing the big man pick up his Lifetime Achievement gong at the BET Awards.
He said: “The two people that challenged me on a regular basis are my foundation and support, my daughter Zoe and my wife LaTanya.
“The two women that actually found me passed out on the floor after I left somebody’s bachelor party and put me in rehab the next day. And supported me and pushed me and give me a reason to get up and go and chase it day after day after day.”
Way to go, Samuel … now get back on the big screen and go and shoot some mother-f***er in the head.
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