Archives for April 2013

The Impossible DVD Review

The Impossible DVD Review by Kam Williams Oscar-Nominee Naomi Watts Stars in Real-Life Tsunami Drama On the day after Christmas in 2004, a magnitude 9.3 earthquake, the third largest ever measured on the Richter scale, triggered a mammoth tsunami in the Indian Ocean which cost a quarter million people their lives. Thanks to the ubiquity […]

4-30 Top Ten DVD Releases

This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Headline: Top Ten DVD List for April 30, 2013 Silver Linings Playbook The Big Boss / Fist of Fury [Bruce Lee Double Feature] The Way of the Dragon / Game of Death [Bruce Lee Double Feature] Wagner & Me Only the Young / Tchoupitoulas […]

BAM Brands: At the Core of the ‘Age-Specific’ Regimen

  BAM Brands: At the Core of the ‘Age-Specific’ Regimen    Lately, more and more headlines are appearing regarding age-specific items; from cosmetics to foods to vitamins, scientists are breaking down these factors into age-specific categories, showing people a new and improved way of treating themselves decade by decade in order to make sure that their […]

The Monkees Announce Summer Tour “A Midsummer’s Night with the Monkees” St. Augustine Amphitheatre Friday, July 26, 2013

Following their sold out 2012 fall tour, Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, and Peter Tork return to the concert stage this summer for a reprise. Because of the overwhelming demand from fans unable to see the limited run the trio undertook last November, The Monkees are bowing to popular demand, bringing their show to all new […]

St. Johns County Libraries and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants Host Second Annual MoneyWise Week Workshops

In recognition of the second annual MoneyWise Week, St. Johns County Libraries and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants are partnering to offer residents free financial planning workshops. Topics of discussion are wide ranging and will include social security and investment strategies, estate planning, and tax planning for individuals and small businesses.  Workshops will […]

First Impressions Count but Lasting Impressions Make the Brand

  First Impressions Count but Lasting Impressions Make the Brand   The business world is built on first impressions. Whether it be the executive walking into a meeting with the right suit, tie and polished shoes in order to make his client feel comfortable; or a prospective employee writing out a resume making sure that […]

Recession/Depression Defined

  Recession/Depression Defined   Carolyn Walker   Definition: Recession: when your neighbor loses their job Definition: Depression: when you lose your job While this may be a tongue and cheek definition, the reality of our economy seems to be an uneven recovery. According to the Wall Street Journal, (Monday April 1, 2013) 14 cities now have […]

Pain & Gain Film Review

Pain & Gain  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: Crime Caper Recreates Real-Life Kidnapping Plot Michael Bay is a director whose name has mostly come to be associated with mindless, stunt-driven action flicks such as Armageddon, Bad Boys and the Transformers franchise. His latest offering, however, Pain & Gain represents a relatively-cerebral departure in that […]

Mike Tyson Interview

Mike Tyson The “Scary Movie 5” Interview with Kam Williams Headline: The Undisputed Champ’s Undisputed Truth Born in Brooklyn on June 30, 1966, Michael Gerard Tyson is an all-time boxing great who, in his prime, struck fear in the heart of any opponent he squared off against. He compiled an impressive record of 50 wins, […]

The Lace Wig Bible Review

The Lace Wig Bible: How to Style, Care & Maintain Lace Wigs by Morgan R. Gantt Hair Library Publishing, Inc. Paperback, $20.00 160 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-9839700-0-2 Book Review by Kam Williams “You cannot be a top hair stylist today without working with some types of wigs or hair extensions… I have been blessed to […]