James Franco Gets Tomfoolery Out of the Way Before Returning to Performance Art

Before heading back to General Hospital  (tomorrow!) for another vigorous round of performance art, James Franco made some time for jokes and fun. After all, sometimes even high-profile visual artists must take a break from interrogating constructs of masculinity. Sometimes they just must make birthday videos for Spider-Man director Sam Raimi:

It occurs to us that the online video clip may be Franco’s strongest medium, as it is the rare medium in which continually cracking oneself up is sort of acceptable.