Monthly Archives: November 2012

Character Spotlight: Scandal’s ‘Olivia Pope’

By Tara Moore Olivia Pope is an enigma. While Scandal as a series is in itself difficult to follow, Olivia Pope (played by the adorable Kerry Washington) is a double edged sword some days, and…

Grey’s Anatomy Review: The End Of An Era?

By Tara Moore You might have noticed that Sway’s been M.I.A. on ABC’s primetime drama this season. Sorry, we (or I rather) tend to abandon the slowly dying that doesn’t seem worth saving. Ironically, I’m…

Politicast: The Susan Rice Debate

By Tara Moore The Beltway publications were ablaze today with headlines on UN Ambassador Susan Rice, as GOP members remain skeptical of her handling of the Benghazi attack on a US ambassador in September. Front…

Character Spotlight: American Horror Story’s ‘Sister Jude’

By Naima Abdi She may be a bitter nun with a sinister past and proclivity towards harsh discipline, but still, Sister Jude is one of the only characters in the mix that doesn’t have some…

U.S. House Rep. Alan Grayson Spells Out How Walmart’s Low Wages Costs Taxpayers $

By Naima Abdi On Monday, newly Re-Elected U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) appeared on Current TV’s “The Young Turks” to talk about why he spent his Thanksgiving at an anti-Walmart protest handing out turkey sandwiches and…

Thoughts On Dexter 709: “Helter Skelter”

By Naima Abdi This courtship between Dexter and Ms. Hannah McKay is annoying. Mainly because Dexter doesn’t seem to understand that he and Hannah aren’t as similar to each other as he thinks. Unlike Dexter,…

Thoughts On Homeland 209: “Two Hats”

By Naima Abdi The thing I love most about this show is how the writers constantly play with the theme that most of the characters involved in ‘the war on terror’ rarely tell the truth…

Most Thankful For… In 2012

By Tara Moore Thanksgiving creeped up so quickly there was barely anytime to organize my thoughts, let alone my thanks! After a weekend of recovery and much needed fresh air, today we can continue the…

My belated thanks to…

By Naima Abdi In the spirit of Thanksgiving weekend, I put together a list of five things that have made this Thanksgiving great and that are a huge part of my lifestyle but that I…