Date Night At the 9:30 Club

Posted January 24th, 2012 by jodifur in concert, Entertainment, music

I am a native Washingtonian, so the 9:30 club holds long held memories for me.  I have been to hundreds of concerts there, but sadly, not in years.  I was thrilled when the opportunity arose for me to see a show and write about it. Big Head Todd and the […]

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The 2012 Movie I’m Most Hungering For

Posted January 6th, 2012 by Dawn Mooney in Entertainment, Movies

Do you have March 23, 2012 marked on your calendar? That Friday night, the kids will be with a babysitter while my husband and I join up with a group of similarly aged 30 somethings to catch the movie adaptation of the first book of a hugely popular young adult […]

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Celebrity Crush: Anderson Cooper

Posted December 16th, 2011 by Stacy Kravitz in Celeb Crush, Entertainment

Name: Anderson Hays Cooper Age: 44 Hometown & Living Quarters: A New York City penthouse duplex and a beach-side home in Westhampton, NY. Marital Status: Single, Never married. You Know Him From: “World News Now,” “The Mole,” “Anderson Cooper 360” (CNN), “NewsNight,”  “60 Minutes,” and most recently, host of his own show, […]

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The Best Movies & Performances of 2011

Posted December 5th, 2011 by Sandie in Entertainment, Movies

As a professional movie reviewer, I belong to the Washington Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA). Every year, we screen hundreds of films together at area movie theaters like the Mazza Gallerie in DC, the Majestic in Silver Spring, and the AMC at the Tyson’s Mall. Sometimes dinner is popcorn and […]

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The Muppets Are Back

Posted November 23rd, 2011 by jodifur in Entertainment, Movies

Like most people in my generation, I fondly remember “The Muppet Show.”  It was a staple growing up in my house.  I’m also a Disney fanatic and was thrilled to be invited to an early screening of the new movie, “The Muppets.”  It’s been 12 years since the Muppets’ last […]

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An Interview with Chris Powell

Posted November 11th, 2011 by Stacy Kravitz in Entertainment, Fitness, Health, Television, Uncategorized

I recently had the opportunity to chat with the uber-inspirational Chris Powell, host of the ABC series, “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition” to discuss his just-released DVD, “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition – The Workout” and find out what motivates him, what his mantra for good health really is, and […]

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Celebrity Crush: Adam Richman

Posted November 11th, 2011 by Amie Adams in Celeb Crush, Entertainment

Bradley Cooper, Patrick Dempsey, even Javier Bardem–all dreamy each and every one of them, but my current celebrity crush? Allow me to introduce you to Adam Richman. Who the hell is Adam Richman you ask? Why he’s the host of Man v. Food Nation on the Travel Channel–a big favorite […]

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Special Halloween Celebrity Crush: Sean Bean

Posted October 28th, 2011 by Sandie in Celeb Crush, Entertainment

In honor of Halloween, I thought I’d pay tribute to one of my favorite on-screen villains, Sean Bean. The English actor often plays the baddie (remember the IRA assassin in Harrison Ford’s “Patriot Games,”  the psychopathic hitchhiker in “The Hitcher,” or the morally questionable but ultimately redeemed Boromir in “The […]

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