Category: Culture

  • Rest Easy, John! 🙏💜

    Rest Easy, John! 🙏💜

    Sweet songs never last too long on broken radios. ~ Sam Stone ~ – John Prine We’ve lost a legend. An American icon. His tunes will live on for generations. I’m too sad to wrote more, so I’ll share his music. They say that music heals and lord almighty do we need healing now. John…

  • Design in the age of Coronavirus

    One of my very talented friends designed these posters and I think they need mass distribution across America. Anyone have ideas? Kudos to Ben Ostrower from Wide Eye – really amazing work!

  • #LiveFromHome Challenge

    If you haven’t been following the #LiveFromHome challenge, I urge you to hop on social and check it out. There’s so much pandemic inspired amazing music happening and it’s incredible. Below is the amazing Akie Bermiss (from Lake Street Dive) performing his piano version of Vanessa Williams hit song “Save the Best for Last”. IMHO,…

  • America, 2019

    America, 2019

    What back to school looks like in 2019, courtesy of Sandy Hook Promise.

  • Hero

    This is the face of bravery. My children and my children’s children and their children will know the name Dr. Christine Blasey Ford.

  • Legacy Of A King

    This TIME / video is superb. President Barack Obama and the legendary civil rights icon John Lewis sit down to discuss the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Today marks the 50th anniversary since his assassination. Kudos to my friend (and great reporter) Philip Elliot, whose byline appears on the story. Some more powerful…

  • Extra Credit

    My twin brother Matthew is a cool guy. And extremely handsome. He actually reminds me of myself, when I was younger. Over the past year or so, Matthew has made an epic transition into filmmaking. His journey started at The New School where he received a Certificate in Documentary Media Studies and where he produced…

  • John Prine’s Tiny Desk Concert

    It doesn’t get much better than this. The legendary John Prine on NPR’s Tiny Desk series.

  • Oprah Winfrey

    Last night, the 75th Golden Globe Awards were held in Los Angeles, California. It was star-studded and the host, Seth Myers did a great job – his jokes, in my opinion, were perfect for the occasion. The big focus of the evening was the #TIMESUP campaign, which was the centerpiece of the red carpet conversations,…