A Learning of Titanic Proportions

  Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. Just before midnight  on April 14, 1912, the Titanic hit an iceberg which punched several holes in the hull. By 2:20 am on April 15th, the Titanic sank to the bottom of the ocean. 1,517 people died that night. They weren’t killed by […]

2012 Oscars: The Artist Succeeds Without Special Effects

  In a world where high-budget special effects rule, where teen superheroes throw cars around and a movie about plane crash survivors in Alaska can’t get by without a bunch of CG wolves, a return to the silent movies of the 1920’s is a refreshing change. Obviously, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences agreed, […]

Business Lessons From The Hunger Games

  If you’ve read The Hunger Games* you know that it’s a story about a young girl, Katniss Everdeen and her fellow competitor, Peeta Mellark. They’re forced to participate in a brutal competition with 22 other young citizens from different districts in their country, in which the winner is the last person alive. One could […]