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Despite its success, AfroPoP series still faces challenges

Despite its success, AfroPoP series still faces challenges

Feb. 12 |     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   AfroPoP, the successful public television program that shows independent films and documentaries “on contemporary life, art and pop culture across the African Diaspora” is now in its sixth season. “If...

Even back in New York, Keith could not escape Lesli’s reach

Even back in New York, Keith could not escape Lesli’s reach

Jun. 26 |   The only thing Keith hated worse than taking off in an airplane was touching back down in one. He’d done this dozens of times but still couldn’t get used to it. As the ground got bigger and drew closer, Keith wondered, every single time,...

Don’t get so bent out of shape you act a fool

Don’t get so bent out of shape you act a fool

Feb. 20 |   ”Don’t Get So Mad,” which Jeffrey Osborne wrote with fellow veteran Michael Sembello and someone named Don Freeman (by the by, there’s a bangin’ live rendition up on You Tube), should be one of the 10 commandments of love. It spells...

Idris Elba: Versatile actor shines in sci-fi/fantasy films

Idris Elba: Versatile actor shines in sci-fi/fantasy films

Mar. 7 |       By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Idrissa Akuna “Idris” Elba recently won a Golden Globe award for his starring performance as Detective John Luther in the BBC television show Luther. Luther “is a great character,”...

Movies, Media & More – The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency DVD box set makes an excellent gift

Movies, Media & More – The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency DVD box set makes an excellent gift

Nov. 30 |   The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency DVD box set makes an excellent gift By Dwight Hobbes   The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency (HBO) is exactly why DVD is a great invention. You can plant yourself in front of the television,...