Jan 27, 2015
Honestly, I was never a big Alice in Wonderland fan. I remember reading Lewis Carroll’s classic in its entirety for a freshman lit class at the University of Miami and being as unmoved by it then as I was when I saw a TV adaptation in the 1970s.
CATHERINE NICHOLS podcast excerpt: "My husband and I went on on the...
Jan 23, 2015
Here’s what we knew about Peggy Carter before the launch of “Marvel’s Agent Carter” TV series on ABC in January 2015:
• She first arrived on the scene in the movie Captain America: The First Avenger fully formed. She was more than the equally of any man, including Steve Rogers, with whom she eventually fell...
Jan 19, 2015
I cannot tell a lie: I like having pretty young women as guests on Mr. Media.
There: my dirty little secret is out.
But I still like to think I’m a discerning host; good looks alone can’t land you an invitation here. There has to be a hook, something that will make good conversation.
CHELSEY REIST podcast excerpt:...
Jan 16, 2015
Timing is everything – but not, until recently, if you were a Cuban fine artist.
As displayed in Bruce Donnelly’s new documentary, Alumbrones, the Cuban art scene is a vibrant, enthusiastic national affair, tempered only by its lack of supplies.
Like pencils and pens.
Jan 10, 2015
I was up-close and personal with a pregnancy a little more than 18 years ago when my wife gave birth to our daughter. It was the best of times; it was the worst of times. Thrilling and exhilarating; enervating and exhausting; it packed every emotion I had previously ever experienced into nine months. Sometimes, into...