Tag Archives: Pop Culture

Politico Magazine: Derek Robertson- ‘How Howard Schultz Created a Personality Cult at Starbucks’

Source:The Daily Review I’m not interested in Howard Schultz’s so-called potential independent presidential run at least for this piece, but more interested in what he created not just with Starbucks, but the broader pop culture in America. Starbucks, really since … Continue reading

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TIME Magazine: Chris Bailey- ‘Why Being Lazy is Actually a Good Thing’

Source: The Daily Review Plus I see the point that Chris Bailey is making here. He’s not arguing that people should sit on their asses and do nothing all day expect to pick up their I-Phone to order pizza or other … Continue reading

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AlterNet: Opinion- Bob Hennelly: ‘Watching Reality Luxury TV Is Killing America’s Economic Drive & Maybe Its Soul’

Source: The New Democrat In the last 15-20 years or so with Generation X full coming of age and now with the Millennials coming of age as well, we’re seeing less religion and church going in America ( except deep … Continue reading

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Retro Viewing: BBC’s I Love 1979- A Funny Way to End a Funny Decade

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review What do I remember about 1979? Not much. First year of nursery school and unfortunately I do remember that. I still have a class photo from June, 1979 that proves … Continue reading

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Alison Martino: James Dean Mysteries & Scandals: A Rebel With a Cause?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I guess I sort of see James Dean as the male version of Jayne Mansfield. (No, I’m not trying to be insulting) As a very talented entertainer, but someone who … Continue reading

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The Ed Sullivan Show: Joan Rivers on Dating in 1967

Source: This post was originally posted at The New Democrat I never got Joan Rivers putting down her physical appearance, especially with the style icon that she has become with her own clothing line that I’m sure is worth in the … Continue reading

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History Channel: 1968 With Tom Brokaw

Source: FRS Daily Journal Plus 1968 was one of if not the most explosive years in American history, for good and bad. With everything that happened that year from political assassinations, with people being freed to be themselves and live the … Continue reading

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My Travel Clips: Biography of The Rat Pack

“A group of some of the best and funniest entertainers of all-time. In Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, you’re talking about two of the top singers and certainly comedic actors ever. Guys who we…” Source: This piece was originally posted … Continue reading

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