2016 NFL Draft

2016 NFL Draft

For pro football fans, the springtime NFL (college player selection) Draft comes at just the right time of year with the 2015 Season a distant memory and the upcoming 2016 Season still several months away. Over the course of three days, the fate of all 32 NFL teams...
Turn: Washington’s Spies

Turn: Washington’s Spies

Several years ago I read a book review on the American Revolution in which the reviewer (a native Virginian) expressed surprise to learn how much fighting actually took place around the New York City tri-state area. The reviewer was much more a Civil War history buff...
2016 NHL Playoffs

2016 NHL Playoffs

For ice hockey fanatics (and I am proudly one of them), the National Hockey League (NHL) Playoffs are synonymous with that ol’ Andy Williams Classic, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year.” Mid-April is when hockey fans get to see the greatest players in the world...
Shahs of Sunset

Shahs of Sunset

Viewers tend to react in one of three ways when it comes to the ethnic and cultural stereotyping that has crept into reality TV – the most notable example being the portrayal of Italian-Americans on MTV’s “Jersey Shore”.  Either they’re willing to be entertained by...