Mr. Penn Goes To Washington (Better Late Than Never)

“Actor Kal Penn on Monday became White House wonk Kalpen Modi. … Now, instead of playing a slap-sticking stoner on the run from Guantanamo Bay prison, as he did in the 2008 ‘Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay,’ Modi will serve as an Obama liaison to Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders, as well as the arts community.”