If a person living in today”‘s American society were to travel 14 years into the past, the experience would be best comparable to an astronaut voyaging to a far-off alien planet.
There was a Clinton in the White House, the country’s economy was coming out of a recession rather than entering into one, and the only war in Iraq to date was the short-lived Gulf War a few years prior. Continue reading The beat goes on with revitalized Blues Traveler music
I turned 21 this summer and, experienced a quarter-life crisis.
Being broke, I was not able to purchase a red lamborghini or fly off to drown my sorrows in the Aegean sea. Instead, I went to the local bar and met Bob: a 70-year-old Vietnam veteran, and proud grandfather of 12, who will be celebrating his 50th wedding anniversary to his beloved wife Marge, come this December. Continue reading Spotlight
The College of Wooster art museum is currently home to over 100 newly acquired pieces of African art.
The art ranges from game boards and jewelry to ceremonial masks, pipes and stone carvings.
Donated by Milliam C. Mithoefer, a 1953 graduate of the college, the collection represents 11 African nations and 49 ethnic groups. Continue reading Art displayed in Ebert brings culture, history
One of the best things about spending two months in London this summer was getting access to the culture and art of the U.K.
The Brits have a lot of quality to offer. And their films are no exception. Continue reading Knightley, Miller star in romantic U.K. film
I am convinced, that Hollywood loves summer. Not for the glitz and glamour that celebrities have with their summer styles, but because movies do outstandingly well.
In the summertime, box office gross gushes to new extremes and movies that everyone predicts to be successful, always exceed their estimated assessment. Continue reading The business end of a summer blockbuster
“The Dark Knight” gave a new edge to the classic Batman tale.
In this action crime thriller, director Christopher Nolan took a tired story line and made it his own, with wildly vivid characters that make the story come alive to the audience. Continue reading Batman strikes again with another smash hit