Frozen II Review – The Magic Continues

Frozen II, from Walt Disney Picture animation, presents the wonderfully idyllic world of Arendelle until suddenly and without warning tragedy strikes as Anna and Elsa and their companions are forced to search the past to find the future.

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TOLKIEN Review - Magnificent, Magical, Inspiring

TOLKIEN, from Fox Searchlight Films, presents the magical prequel to perhaps the greatest trilogies in British Literature introducing the world to J.R.R. Tolkien and the moments, lives, loves that shaped him and took shape in his imagination.

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Long Shot Review - Romantic Comedy with Heart

Long Shot, from Lionsgate and Summit Entertainment, present a playful romantic comedy as two completely opposite adults reconnect against all odds and barely avoid all the landmines those closest to them plant hoping to derail and manipulate.

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Glass Review - Dynamic, Entertaining, Thrilling

Glass, from Universal Pictures, presents the sequel to 2017 instant hit Split, bringing together a trio of uncontrollable individuals who possess unnatural physical strength and mental power in what becomes an epic cataclysmic battle for ultimate superiority.

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  • Learning to Drive Review - An Adventure Worth Taking

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    Learning to Drive, from Broad Green Pictures, presents a contemporary coming of age drama, of modernity and tradition, of culture, guiding principles, the marriage of ying and yang and the desire to fully embrace change.

     
  • Europe Strong - Still and Always

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    If Brexit was able to threaten the unity of the European Union, it appears three years after the British referendum the political Europe knew how to preserve its initial design by sending back Britain to its contradictions.

     
  • di Rosa Center For Contemporary Art Reschedules Major Exhibition In Wake Of Wildfires; Opens For Select Programs November

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    Due to fire and smoke damage from the recent Northern California wildfires, di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art, 5200 Sonoma Hwy, Napa, has rescheduled the opening of its next exhibition, Be Not Still: Living in Uncertain Times, for January 27, 2018.

     
  • World News: Macron Unveils Billion Dollar Stimulus Plan

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    French President Emmanuel Macron, facing the identical economic and social consequences prompted by the coronavirus pandemic which every developed nation is currently experiencing, has proposed a $118 billion stimulus plan to relaunch the French economy.

     
  • World News: Biden’s Victory, America’s Divide, and the World’s Response

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    If Joe Biden's victory seals Donald Trump's departure from the White House, it does not necessarily extinguish populist fever. As Americas remains divided, the resurgence of the populist movement, or the red fever, continues to grow.

     
  • Dr. Michael Tick Explains When It Comes to Skincare Ingredients, Women & Men's Skin Are Not Created Equal

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    Besides having facial hair, there are structural differences between a man’s skin and a woman’s. Androgen (testosterone) stimulation causes an increase in skin thickness, which accounts for why a man’s skin is about 25% thicker than a woman’s.

     
  • Don’t Read This On a Plane Review – An Entertaining, Risqué Comedic Drama

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    Don't Read This on a Plane, from Gravitas Ventures, presents a mix of global, carefree, travel visiting seven exotic European destinations, as a very liberal author who writes a risqué tell-all begins a publicity book tour.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Ebola Dominates Divides Democrats, Strategy Ignites; Ebola Nurse Home; Klain Begins

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    President Obama faced another intense week with every action, or lack thereof, scrutinized as the United States has its second confirmed case of Ebola carried by a medical professional arriving from West Africa through an allegedly secured transportation hub.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Boston Marathon Bombing Dominates; Gun Control Bill Falls Short

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    President Barack Obama unified the nation this week as the world’s attention focused on Boston, Massachusetts in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon terrorist attack that killed four and injured 175.

     
  • Actor Scott Patterson Evokes Americana Diner Culture With Launch Of Scotty P's Big Mug Coffee

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    Paying homage to the Americana diner culture and the universal liquid medium of family and friendship, actor/entrepreneur Scott Patterson, best-known as diner owner Luke Danes on the hit television series "Gilmore Girls," has launched Scotty P's Big Mug Coffee.  

  • Teen, Tortured and Shamed by Dad, Commits Suicide

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    Isabel Laxamana, a beautiful raven haired ‘tween, suffered the brutalities of bullying when her father believing discipline, including shaming, would stop any future poor social media choices chopped off her long hair on camera and uploaded the video.

     
  • Weddings & Celebrations: Hall and Walt Wines, of Napa Valley, Offer Personalized Vino Packages

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    The luxury vineyards of Hall and Walt Wines in Napa Valley are now offering customized winery packages for off-site weddings and celebrations bringing its delicious, world renowned wine, to your table complimenting that very special day.

     
  • Justice Watch: Prosecutor to Seek Death Penalty in Toddler Torture Murder

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    Scott McMillan, the toddler murdered by his mother and her lover of one month, was buried one week ago in a tiny casket supplied by a local mortuary in a graveside service attended by his remaining family members, aunts, uncles, grandmother.  

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Speaks at Navy Yard Memorial; President Visits UN; Syrian Deadline; Pravda Prints McCain Op-Ed

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    President Obama again reiterated the need for common sense gun control reforms today as he spoke at the Navy Yard Memorial Service eulogizing those killed during last week’s mass shooting.

     
  • Interview & Review: Speaking with Sam Fox, Fox Restaurant Visionary, On All Things Epicurean

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    Sam Fox, the creative visionary behind Fox Restaurant Concepts (FRC) and owner of Scottsdale's successful Olive & Ivy and The Henry (which are both reviewed), continues making strides in the national marketplace while creating a niche all his own.