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Divergent: Wannabe Hunger Games
With Myers Briggs Thrown In

Friday, March 21st, 2014
by on Playing Around

The future belongs to those who know where they belong. In a futuristic Chicago, society has been divided into five factions: Dauntless, Erudite, Amity, Candor,

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WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Diane Namm
Wears Three Hats – Writer-Director-Producer

Friday, July 12th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Diane Namm is living proof that reading at an early age pays off big later in life. Growing up in Brooklyn, Diane was an avid

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Woman Around Town: Shelley White – Dressing Stars
From Boardwalk Empire, Motown, Big Fish, and Others

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

When Shelley White was a high school student in Arlington, Virginia in the 1980s, she liked to shop at Classic Clothing, a popular vintage store

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Before Downton Abbey – Where the Stars Shone

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Downton Abbey’s Season 3 will begin January 6, 2013, on PBS and excitement is growing. First Lady Michelle Obama, a big fan of the show,

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Roman Polanski’s Carnage

Sunday, December 11th, 2011
by on Playing Around

There’s always a danger adapting a stage play for film, particularly when the 2009 Broadway version was lauded for its terrific cast, won the Tony

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Contagion: Panic Under the Microscope

Saturday, September 10th, 2011
by on Playing Around

By curious coincidence I ended up seeing Contagion only hours after receiving a free flu shot at work; when I commented to my co-worker that

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