…Shut Up and Dance

There’s a lot going on in the world, but at this time and in this space today is about one thing — “Fosse/Verdon.” If you aren’t already anxiously awaiting this FX series, I’m so glad I found you (or you found me?). Either way, there’s still time to rectify this situation.

…Make No Apologies

It’s MY BIRTHDAY!!! It’s also Stephanie’s birthday, but this is my post so…it’s MY BIRTHDAY!!! Birthdays have a way of making you reflect. This birthday I’m reflecting on the things that I’m grateful for, like friends, family, and you, my fellow crusader. Yes, you. The 2WC would not exist without our fellow crusaders, and I…

…have a good laugh

It’s time we had a serious talk about a serious subject, crusaders — laughing. I know it may seem frivolous given the serious things happening around the world, but I would warrant that’s why we could all use a bit of laughter now more than ever. As the saying goes, laughter makes the best medicine….

…Question

It’s been an interesting Oscar season, to say the least.  There have been a bunch of encouraging firsts and a few head-scratching steps backward. While we could go on about the off-screen drama (and we have), tonight is about the films. It’s about their power to entertain, enlighten, and make us question. We would argue…

…Measure in Love

It’s two weeks until FOX’s “RENT: Live.” If that doesn’t have you clearing your calendar for January 27th, allow me to introduce you to this beloved, cultural movement. With music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson and a book that transports Puccini’s “La Bohème” to 1980’s New York, “Rent” brought some edge to Broadway. It also…

…bundle up

As much of the country is being (or soon to be) buried in snow (shout out to the St. Louis Snowmageddon), I’m officially dubbing it a snow day — i.e. the perfect day to hunker down inside while the white flakes do their thing. Of course, there’s a case to be made for venturing out into…