You know, Bob, for decades, asses have been told to blend in, be inconspicuous. ‘Play it like a horse’ — we’re all familiar with that expression, right? Remember Algebra from Our Gang? Distant cousin of mine. First mule to get on-screen credit. First one. It’s taken decades to earn the freedom to be asses -fully realized, unapologetic asses – in the pictures. Anyone who sees my film and says, ‘Wow. That was asinine,’ I say, ‘Damn straight that was asinine. You better believe it.’ I stand on the haunches of giants.