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About Last Night

Is About Last Night About “The Romantic Journey”?

Warning: If you possess a deep and abiding aversion towards spoilers then don’t read on, but trust me, this movie is too predictable to spoil. Typical Rom-Com About Last Night is a typical modern day romantic comedy. If that’s something you’re interested in, then you should go see this movie. If...

House of Cards

House Of Cards: Season 2 Is Ruthless and Wonderful

Spacey and Wright The second season of Netflix’s tent pole series ramps up the stakes while offering the same intriguing elements which made season one such a success for the streaming content provider. Kevin Spacey continually shines in his performance as Mephistophelean congressman turned Vice President Frank Underwood. The dynamics...

free spirit

Sorry, You’re Not Really A “Free Spirit”

Free Spirit Nowadays, many people consider themselves “free spirits“. They aren’t “hipsters” who claim to love things “before they were cool,” and flood their wardrobes with the wares of thrift store sprees. No, the people I’m talking about claim a particular mindset, a particular way of thinking.   Most would...

Marcus Smart

Marcus Smart: It’s All F*cked Up Now

Marcus Smart Marcus Smart was a McDonald’s All-American and the number one rated point guard nationally in his high school class. He enrolled at Oklahoma State where he led the Cowboys to an NCAA tournament berth with a 24–8 record, averaging 15.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 4.2 assists per game...

True Detective

True Detective: Tune In To Sensational Please

People, including my friends, are skeptical when it comes to introduction of new books, movies, television etc. While I don’t know much about scripted television, I do watch a lot of it. Airing Sundays at 9 p.m. on HBO, True Detective is a slow cooker. That’s probably not the most...

Michael Sam

Here Are 5 Important Reasons That Michael Sam Matters

University of Missouri defensive end, Michael Sam, announced to his teammates last fall that he was gay. Sam went on to become the co-SEC defensive player of the year and a First Team All-American. Most of the world is finding out Michael Sam is openly gay today, and, as expected, the...

Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Secrets: Let’s Get Cliche

Unless you’ve been living in a hole, you’re probably well aware of that Valentine’s Day is this week. It’s the one inescapable day out of the year that pressures you to celebrate your love for another poor sap, because the other 364 days just don’t seem appropriate to do so....

boys

Looks Like We Need More 12 O’Clock Boys In The World

Lotfy Nathan’s documentary, 12 O’clock Boys, offers an unflinching look at bike life in the inner city through the eyes of Pug, a pre-teen enchanted by the allure of the adrenalin-fueled defiance that encompasses the bike boy life. Over the course of three years, Nathan tracks Pug and the 12 O’clock...