TV Week Watch

Submitted by ub on Sat, 05/01/2021 - 10:46
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These past few days gave American late-night TV hosts the chance to poke fun at a varied amount of events. These included

POTUS Biden’s congressional address, The Oscars, and these comics could not resist making fun of Don's favorite butt-

kissing clown Rudy after the feds raided the office and home sweet home. It’s not immediately clear exactly why #DOJ

chose this day to strike, but it wasn't out of character for the new AG.

 

As a multilingual communicator and college professor, I always wanted to produce a late-night talk show around humorous

WELCOME ALL

Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/30/2021 - 13:57
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Start spreading the news. NYC bars, restaurants, and tourist sites will have a full reopening on July 1, Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

"We are ready to bring New York City back fully on July 1st, all systems go, because you've earned it," The Mayor said that Broadway shows might take more time because they had been aiming for a September return, but that "some of the smaller, more intimate shows, we might be looking more like July, August, and we'll move heaven and earth to help them get that done."

The Brain Bar: Happy Half Hour

Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/30/2021 - 10:18
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Bring the kids for 30 minutes of laughing exercises and breathing techniques, which is scientifically shown to increase happiness levels, reduce anxiety, and improve overall brain health and function.

This class is ideal for 4-10-year-olds, but adults and pets are welcome.  Laughter is universal and available for everyone to enjoy. Although the class is free, tips are welcome. If the weather is torrential, a Zoom link will be sent to everyone who has a ticket! Questions? Email: jessbrain@thebrainbar.com

Cancel Culture Loser and Liar

Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/30/2021 - 07:12
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Does he, or the GOP have any new ideas besides canceling elections, repeating debunked claims, big lies, and conspiracies?

The devotion to a #TwiceImpeached #RussiaBought individual threatens to destroy The Republican Party and is a danger to democracy. I can still recall when #Romney and #Cheney were quintessential conservatives. The "conservative" label is now tarnished.

POTUS Joe Said So

Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/29/2021 - 09:14
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POTUS State of The Union was a smash hit by most accounts. The reviews came from political circles as well as from the news.

At the heart of his first address to Congress, his competition with China to win the 21st century and his promises for his first 100 days.

High Tech Miami Wise

Submitted by ub on Wed, 04/28/2021 - 16:28
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Francis Xavier Suarez is a Cuban-American attorney and politician serving as the 43rd mayor of Miami. He was elected on November 7, 2017, and has made a name for himself within various circles.

Welcome to #CAFECITO #Coffee with Miami Mayor Suarez, who wants to turn this Gateway to the Americas into an East-coast Tech Hub. #MiamiWise

#FrancisSuarez City of Miami Mayor & Commission made a name for himself by rejecting the #Trump vision and is now yearning for a GOP less focused on divisive politics and more grounded in solutions.

Celebrate in Paradise

Submitted by ub on Wed, 04/28/2021 - 14:50
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Who doesn't want to miss great LIVE entertainment on Saturday afternoon in City Island, A Slice of NYC Paradise?

Ron Terner works as both a commercial and fine art photographer and has been doing so for over 45 years. He has had many exhibitions in the United States as well as in Latvia, France, Mexico, Norway, and Russia. He has lectured throughout the U.S. on his own technique of photochemical painting he terms the “PhotoTern.” An article on his process appeared in the July/August 1986 issue of Darkroom Photography Magazine.

100 DAYS

Submitted by ub on Tue, 04/27/2021 - 08:03
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Almost 100 days with The Democrats, #USA voters give @POTUS @JoeBiden high marks for the economy and  #COVID19 response.

POTUS will deliver his address to Congress tonight and will propose a $1.8 trillion 'families plan' with paid leave, child care, universal pre-K, free community college, among other expected surprises. Some say they have been the most hopeful days and nights that Americans have experienced over the past four years of blood, sweat, and tears.

Rita Moreno: Still Shining

Submitted by ub on Mon, 04/26/2021 - 20:35
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Another Hollywood Powerful Woman was front and center at last night's OSCARS: She is an American Legend and Icon 89-year-old Rita Moreno, who is now Executive Producer on Steven Spielberg's new version film of West Side Story.

Rosa Dolores Alverío Marcano is a Puerto Rican actress, dancer, and singer. Her career has spanned over 70 years; her notable acting work includes supporting roles in the musical films Singin' in the Rain 1952, The King and I 1956, and West Side Story, as well as a 1971 to 1977 stint on the children's television series The Electric Company, and

Willie Colon's Accident

Submitted by ub on Mon, 04/26/2021 - 20:04
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Salsa music legend Willie Colón and his wife were involved in an accident in their motor home on North Carolina's Outer Banks.

The Bronx-born senior salsa star and social activist who helped pioneer Latin music in the 1970's at Fania Records, is currently being treated at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital following a motor home crash on North Carolina's Outer Banks.