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Where Have All the Voters Gone?

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
by on Living Around

Selma is already receiving Oscar buzz, particularly for David Oyelowo’s performance as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who led the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting

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Best Years of Our Lives

Movies for Veteran’s Day’s

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
by on Playing Around

This year as we honor those who’ve served in combat, some of us might want to celebrate through cinema. To say that the movies are

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Diane Namm

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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Gaelle

Woman Around Town: Gaëlle Cohen –
The Thrilling Ride of a Hollywood Stunt Woman

Monday, July 8th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

The summer movie season has shifted into high gear and the popular action films feature fantastic over-the-top, audience-pleasing stunts. While many of these images are

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Jessica Chastain

Zero Dark Thirty – Kathryn Bigelow
Tackles the Hunt for Osama bin Laden

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
by on Playing Around

On March 2 2009 Barack Obama’s Attorney General Eric Holder says the administration cannot condone waterboarding as torture which simulates drowning, an interrogation technique for

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Billy

Oscar 2012—An Abundance of Riches

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
by on Playing Around

Billy Crystal is back and so is the excitement. There were so many wonderful films and performances this year, that the 2012 Academy Awards will

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The Hurt Locker—Defusing Bombs in an Explosive Iraq

Sunday, February 21st, 2010
by on Playing Around

Every war produces a plethora of films. World War II gave us everything from 1947’s The Best Years of Our Life to 1998’s Saving Private

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