…dive in

To say there was pressure for this latest iteration of “A Star is Born,” would be a gross understatement. Since the project was first announced, many have wondered what in the world Bradley Cooper’s version of this story (yes, he directed and co-wrote the screenplay) would look like. When Lady Gaga was brought on board,…

…get on with the show

Today we sit on the edge of another Oscars Countdown, crusaders. Tomorrow, the spotlight will shine on this year’s Best Picture nominees, but before diving into the most lauded films of the year, I wanted to take a moment for all the other movies out there, and more importantly, the people who love them. Because…

…gal around

Happy Galentine’s Day, crusaders! For those new to this glorious celebration of ladies, let me explain. Galentine’s Day is part of the grand tradition of holidays created in sitcoms that have found their way out into the real world, (e.g. Festivus and Chrismakkuh and Treat Yo Self Day). And if you need to call it a fake…

…spark joy

With about a month and a half of 2019 behind us, I know there are some out there who have already let those resolutions slide. Don’t worry, this is not a place for judgment. This Monday, I’d like to help with some new-year-slump motivation. And if your slipping resolutions had anything to do with organization,…

…state your case

Today many of us (at least according the recent poll numbers) are going to have to do something we don’t want to do. But in doing so will be being good citizens. No, it’s not an election day (yet), but the day of the rescheduled State of the Union address.