Gathering with Al Roxburgh and Tim Hodapp, ECCT’s coaches spent Friday praying, discerning, listening, and sharing ahead of the Joining Jesus parish exploration tomorrow, with 80+ folks from across ECCT expected. MeridenFEB 22, 2019 From left: Al Roxburgh, Jane Hale, Gail Lebert, Dan Cox, Tim Hodapp, and Bob Lyons.
OSCARs are the most wanted awards of the year. Every actor wants to get one in their lifetime but not many make this dream come true. Here are the nominees for this year’s OSCARs. Best Actor In A Leading Role CHRISTIAN BALE (Vice) BRADLEY COOPER (A Star Is Born) WILLEM DAFOE (At Eternity’s Gate) RAMI […]
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has come under a lot of fire surrounding the 2019 ceremony. From their announcement of a Best Popular Film category, to controversy surrounding a host and the Academy’s decision to move four categories off of the live broadcast, one of the things that continually haunts the Academy Awards […]
Growing up, I always loved watching the Oscars. As a child, I had no idea what any of the movies were or who the actors/actresses were, but I loved getting to stay up late on a school night to watch. As I grew up and stopped going to the movies, I cared about these award […]
Context…. Context As a nation formed predominantly of immigrants in the last 70 years (Palestine’s Jewish population under the British Mandate in 1948 was approximately 600,000 and now Israel’s is greater than 10 times that number), and immigrants who primarily did not speak the language (which was reinvented almost from scratch about 140 years ago), […]
Ya están aquí, ya llegaron Los Oscar 2019. No sabemos cuál se alzará con el mayor galardón de la noche, ni cuál será la que más estatuillas se lleve, pero aquí dejamos nuestra apuesta. MEJOR PELÍCULA Black Panther Green Book Roma Ha nacido una estrella El vicio del poder La favorita Bohemian Rhapsody Infiltrado en […]
MANILA, PHILIPPINES — Independent music company Mecca Music continues its legacy of creating a collaborative environment for upcoming local musicians by relaunching its brand. “I believe the music industry is at an inflection point,” Champ Liu Pio, Mecca Music founder, says. “The music landscape has totally shifted in favor of the artist. As it should […]
Before we get into the nitty-gritty, let’s take a look at how lucky we are this year to have so many “firsts” among the nominations:
Best Picture: Black Panther BlacKkKlansman Bohemian Rhapsody lfonso Cuarón, Roma\nAdamThe Favourite Green Book Roma A Star Is Born Vice Actor in a Leading Role: Christian Bale, Vice Bradley Cooper, A Star Is Born Willem Dafoe, At Eternity’s Gate Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody Viggo Mortensen, Green Book Actress in a Leading Role: Glenn Close, The Wife […]
Before Oscar nominations were announced earlier this month, the award show sparked controversy over who would host the show. 39-year-old comedian, Kevin Hart was set to host the show, however, the announcement was faced with backlash when old homophobic tweets resurfaced. “I’ve yet to go back to that version of that immature comedian I once […]
Share this: Last year I dedicated a series of posts for a “Dwayne McDuffie Week” honoring the late/great writer. Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances I wasn’t able to devote time to do properly write up a week’s worth of pieces, but I’d be incredibly remiss if I didn’t in some way pay tribute today on […]
Who will win Best Picture?
The steady mortgage-rate decline is making purchasing a home more affordable just as the spring buying season heats up. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average dipped to 4.35 percent with an average 0.5 point. (Points are fees paid to a lender equal to 1 percent of the […]