The COOL Arguement for Minivans


I have long been a fan of Minivans from the begininng. I think it has to do with the functionality of the vehicles. Back in the day, American Automakers were building huge luxury barges with long hoods and short rear ends. While they were very popular, I was offended by the wasted real estate, asContinue reading “The COOL Arguement for Minivans”

Living in Spain: Why Valencia is officially the best city in the world for foreign residents


Living in Spain: Why Valencia is officially the best city in the world for foreign residentsValencia tops a ranking of 66 cities in the world for expats. Photo by Giuseppe Buccola on Unsplash Anyone who lives there probably already knows it to be true. But now the secret is out: Valencia has officially been declaredContinue reading “Living in Spain: Why Valencia is officially the best city in the world for foreign residents”

“Low class” Donald Trump and the Wasps


By: Nell Beram/Salon.com Try, just try to find a parody of a pair of Wasps more entertaining than Thurston and Lovey Howell of “Gilligan’s Island.” Played by Jim Backus, who was of Lebanese descent, and Natalie Schafer, who was Jewish, Thurston and Lovey behave the way people like to believe — and sometimes they’re right —Continue reading ““Low class” Donald Trump and the Wasps”

The Very Worst Movies of 2020: From Netflix’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ to Robert Downey Jr.’s ‘Dolittle


It’s been a good year in film overall—but there have still been plenty of stinkers. Our Marlow Stern and Kevin Fallon break down the worst of the worst.Marlow SternSenior Entertainment EditorKevin FallonSenior Entertainment Reporter Marlow: Well, we’ve discussed our holiday movie and TV recommendations, you’ve gifted us a comprehensive rundown of the best TV shows of the year,Continue reading “The Very Worst Movies of 2020: From Netflix’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ to Robert Downey Jr.’s ‘Dolittle”

Will McConnell’s $2000 Stimulus Block help Georgia Democrats?


Many Americans will wake up this morning and find $600 in their checking account. Most, based on the last stimulus check will use the $600 to pay rent, bills and buy necessaries. President Trump, believed, $600 was too low and supported a $2000 stimulus payment. His support of the $2000, undermined McConnell, who has beenContinue reading “Will McConnell’s $2000 Stimulus Block help Georgia Democrats?”

21 Expert-Approved Ways to Prevent a Hangover


Why regret more than last night’s dance moves, amirite? BY: Kara Cuzzone and Elizabeth Narins/Cosmopolitan.mag If you’re looking to prevent a hangover, the easiest way to do that is to drink in moderation or not at all…duh. You’ve probably heard that a million times. But what does moderation *actually* mean in this case? For mostContinue reading “21 Expert-Approved Ways to Prevent a Hangover”

3 Couples Share Their Best Advice for Navigating an Interracial Relationship Right Now


From: Self Magazine Thanks to current events, being in an interracial relationship can feel especially fraught. By: Rozalynn S. Frazier, C.P.T. Interracial couples across the country are processing the current outcry for racial justice—and, in some cases, how it’s affecting their relationship. The celebrity world offers up plenty of examples. Actress Tika Sumpter, who is Black andContinue reading “3 Couples Share Their Best Advice for Navigating an Interracial Relationship Right Now”

Busted on Christmas: “How Rude”


Christmas Eve ,West Monroe, Louisiana 4:35 am………….. “Imagine, on your car radio” Silver Bells Silver Bellls, its Christmas time in the city, Ring-a-ling, hear them ringSoon it will be………. Sirens……………. Ouachita Parish, Deputy Timothy Fischer, noticed a car in front of him go over the double lines on Smith Street several times. Fischer stopped theContinue reading “Busted on Christmas: “How Rude””

2020 was a terrible year. But the world’s in better shape than you might think


By: Rob Pichete/CNN London ,In 2020, a devastating virus officially disappeared from the continent it had once ravaged — a remarkable public health achievement that followed decades of work. But you may have missed it. The eradication of wild polio from Africa in August was hailed as a “great day” by the World Health Organization and celebratedContinue reading “2020 was a terrible year. But the world’s in better shape than you might think”

The Amazon’s Burning Libraries


By: Ciecero Pedrosa Neto, Adriana Abreu and Sam Schramski/Latino USA The arrival of the novel coronavirus in Munduruku territory —the heart of the Brazilian Amazon— has threatened the lives of the group and its entire culture. COVID-19 took the life of an important Munduruku leader, bringing both sadness to an embattled people and hampering languageContinue reading “The Amazon’s Burning Libraries”