Earlier this year, I discovered an extremely refreshing and funny Aparna Nancherla – born and raised in Washington with East Indian roots. She’s down-to-earth with a shy, girl-next-door charm and has broken past all kinds of stereotypes taking the comedy world by storm. In my opinion, what sets Aparna apart is her truly distinct and unique … More Aparna Nancherla: Stand-Up Comedy’s Breath of Fresh Air
This week has been a difficult one with the deaths of two notable public figures: fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef and travel aficionado Anthony Bourdain. It has been reported that both succumbed to suicide. These stories are just a couple of examples of the dark and disturbing reality that surrounds us and yet … More Behind the Smile: The Dark Side of Fame and Fortune
Today, I came across a video that, while amusing, was a good reminder to never lose sight of doing what is right and honest. In the video below, talkshow host Ellen calls out a guest for breaking the rules of taking only one free gift backstage. Her team had set up hidden cameras to see … More A Great Reminder from Ellen
The past does not always come back to haunt you. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year or so, you’ve probably heard about the new trend emerging where old hit sitcoms are being brought back from the grave. From Fuller House to American Idol and the latest announcement being the revival of … More Out with the Old and in With the…Old?
Okay, so I’ve been meaning to review season 2 of Fuller House since it was released on Netflix on Dec. 9. The fact that I haven’t gotten around to finishing the entire season yet says a lot already about my take on it, considering I had charged through the whole season 1 in two nights! … More Fuller House: Season 2 – A Triumphant or Mediocre Return?
It was May 23, 1995, the day the final episode of the classic family sitcom, Full House, aired marking an end to a wonderful eight years and a lifetime of laughs to look back on in the years to come. Full House was always one of my childhood favourites growing up. I still remember eagerly … More Fuller House – Hit or Miss?