‘Good Grief’ Death Stops Time in Ngozi Anyanwu’s Douglas Debut [Review]

‘Good Grief’ Death Stops Time in Ngozi Anyanwu’s Douglas Debut [Review]

Ngozi Anyanwu’s play, “Good Grief,” which debuted at the Kirk Douglas Theatre on March 5, poignantly illustrates that death freezes the deceased in time and often stops time for those left behind. The coming-of-age, lost first love story tackles familiar material from a fresh perspective – a first generation Nigerian-American girl – with wit and […]

Donald Trump Speech a Makeover?

Donald Trump Speech a Makeover?

President Donald Trump’s speech before Congress on Tuesday, Feb. 28, was vastly different than the inaugural address he gave five weeks prior in tone and tailoring. Perhaps Trump’s inner circle recognized that a do-over on that speech was not possible, but a makeover now clearly was. There have been two years of Trump’s campaign stump […]

Donald Trump Threatens Marijuana Legalization

Donald Trump Threatens Marijuana Legalization

At a time when Americans are stressed out by President Donald Trump (or amped up, if true believers), the White House is threatening to make sure people in states that legalized pot are a lot less mellow. Press Secretary Sean Spicer indicated, the week of Feb. 20, 2017, that states which have legalized cannabis initiatives […]