Solomon Northup Embodied in 12 Years a Slave

Solomon Northup Embodied in 12 Years a Slave

Chiwetelu Umeadi “Chiwetel” Ejiofor, three-time Golden Globe nominee, has recently defined his acting career. In an outstanding performance that many suspect will hand him an Academy Award nomination for best actor, he embodies pre-Civil War slave, Solomon Northup. Solomon Northup was an African-American born free in 1808 in New York. Seduced with a job opportunity, […]

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Take Over the World

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Take Over the World

Tuesday the world found out that Amy Poehler and Tina Fey will be hosting the Golden Globes for the next two years. As one journalist put it, “they get viewers like nobody else.” Separately they are completely entertaining and comical; together, though, they become a side-splitting two-woman show. Effortlessly, at times, these two woo the […]

Battling Depression and Winning

Battling Depression and Winning

If you or a loved one has recently been told you have depression, you realize there are rough times in your future. Battling depression and winning almost sounds like an oxymoron, but it can be done. If you have lived with the illness for long, you know the bleakness, misery, anxiety and terror you might […]

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