Michelle Rhee Interview


Michelle Rhee  The “Radical” Interview with Kam Williams Headline: Reading, Writing and Rhee Michelle Rhee was born on Christmas Day, 1969 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. A first-generation Korean-American descended from a long line of educators, she embarked on a career as a teacher in inner-city Baltimore soon after graduating from Cornell University with a BA […]

The Camping Challenge


Ah…the peace and excitement of leaving civilization. Whether packing up with friends, family, or heading out solo, it’s time for a little relaxation with some thrills and chills to boot. Some call camping a sport, others refer to it as the simple life. Peace, quiet, great hunting locations, streams and lakes thriving with fish, and […]

Pond Management 101: Turning That Watering Hole Into a Thriving Ocean


  Just like people, no two ponds are exactly alike, which means management is necessary in order for the pond to thrive. Everything from fertilization that will enhance food availability for fish, to adding stock, to harvesting measures that will both control weeds and maintain the ratio of predator versus prey, needs to be thought […]

Raising the Bar BOOK REVIEW


Raising the Bar  by Gabrielle Douglas Zondervan Publishing Hardcover, $19.99 140 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-310-74070-4 Book Review by Kam Williams “Gabrielle Douglas is the first African-American and first woman of color from any nation to win an Olympic gold medal in the individual gymnastics all-around competition… That is a big accomplishment for a 4’11” 16 […]

A small slice of the educational and entertaining summer camp for future thespians!

US Performing Arts Instructor at Acting Class 2

In July, 2013, at UC Irvine, this fantastic opportunity allows actors to embrace the art of theater. The U.S. Performing Arts Theatre Summer Camp offers various activities and intensive training in the craft of acting. Theater games, opening the door to understanding the work of dramatic icons, such as Shakespeare, as well as learning improvisational […]

5-28 Top Ten DVD Releases


This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Headline: Top Ten DVD List for May 28, 2013 The Loving Story http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BD5GGI6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 My Dog Tulip http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00A1CK3S6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Mind of a Rampage Killer http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BCXW0M0/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Aroused http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BSU0FK6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The Numbers Station http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BNH9O38/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The Cold Eyes of Fear http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BLOMK1Q/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Red Widow: The Complete First Season http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BSYHK1Y/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Bubble Guppies: Sunny Days! http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BP0LZK8/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Suits: […]

Side Effects DVD Review


Side Effects  DVD Review by Kam Williams Headline: Twists Abound in Steven Soderbergh Psychological Thriller Martin Taylor (Channing Tatum) has just been paroled after serving four years in prison for insider trading. His wife, Emily (Rooney Mara), is eagerly anticipating his return, because she’s been depressed since being separated from him and losing the lavish […]

Star Trek into Darkness Film Review


Star Trek into Darkness  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: Kirk Matches Wits with Rogue Commander in Intergalactic Showdown Star date: 2259. Captain James T. Kirk (Chris Pine) has just been called on the carpet following an expedition to a primitive planet where, in the course of saving Spock’s (Zachary Quinto) life, he violated the […]

Cloud Atlas DVD Review

Cloud Atlas (2012) DVD Cover

Cloud Atlas  DVD Review by Kam Williams Headline: Halle & Hanks Play Multiple Characters in Adaptation of Sci-Fi Best-Seller Based on David Mitchell’s groundbreaking novel of the same name, Cloud Atlas offers an intriguing and visually-captivating cinematic experience that’s well worth the investment for its unorthodox narrative alone. Be forewarned, however, that you would be […]

The Hangover Part III Film Review


The Hangover Part III  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: The Wolfpack Ventures to Vegas for Yetta Nudder Nutty Adventure When we last left the wolfpack, the boys were over in Thailand for the wedding of Stu (Ed Helms) and Lauren (Jamie Chung).Of course, before the bride and groom could tie the knot (Justin Bartha), […]