What Happened, Miss Simone?–“How can you be an artist and not reflect the times?”

“How can you be an artist and not reflect the times?” “I want to shake people up so bad that when they leave a nightclub where I performed, I just want them to be to pieces.” It isn’t hard to figure out “what happened” to Nina Simone. She was born in North Carolina in 1933 andContinue reading “What Happened, Miss Simone?–“How can you be an artist and not reflect the times?””

TV – The Wonder Years Episode 608 – “Kevin Delivers”

I love those episodes that focus on one character doing one specific task or facing one particular problem. They provide unique insights, and the narrow scope really makes for rewarding character development and, for the viewer, an opportunity for introspection right along with the one or two characters who do the same. These episodes areContinue reading “TV – The Wonder Years Episode 608 – “Kevin Delivers””

2015 Emmy nominations (Yay for Moss, Tomlin, and Mo’Nique)

Here are my thoughts about the 2015 Emmy nominees about whom I am most excited. View the complete list here. The 67th Emmy Awards will air on FOX at 8 p.m. on September 20, 2015. Elisabeth Moss – Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series – Mad Men always and forever. My Elisabeth. My Peggy. FavoriteContinue reading “2015 Emmy nominations (Yay for Moss, Tomlin, and Mo’Nique)”

Mad Men for all time

Mad Men is my favorite television show of all time. Peggy Olson is my favorite television character of all time. It is only natural that I would be emotional about the end of the series. With the final seven episodes beginning on Sunday, April 5, I have compiled a list of the most pivotal moments (for me)Continue reading “Mad Men for all time”

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