Some would call the touching cinematic drama "Harold and Kumar go to White Castle" an American masterpiece.
You remember that ageless classic. The story of two youths emboldened by life yet unfulfilled in their never-ending quest to reach their dream. Or in this case, getting rid of the munchies by eating hamburgers.
If you paid attention to the campaign, you noticed Penn at Obama rallies. He was particularly active on college campuses rallying support, although he was never elevated to a Democratic version of Joe the Plumber.
Penn will be an associate director for the office focusing on outreach for Asian-American and Pacific Islander groups as well as the arts communities.
So why would someone who could make exponentially more money in show business leave to take a job that could pay $50,000?