Senator Ted Kennedy
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Those of Donald Trump’s “conservative” critics who accuse him of promoting a faux conservatism would be well served to look in the mirror. In the GOP presidential primaries of 2012, many of the same commentators, like Charles Krauthammer , who now declaim Trump as a fake invoked the so-called “Bill Buckley rule” in endorsing Mitt Romney, for the latter, it was said, is “the most conservative ca ...
As much as GOP politicians and their apologists in the media despise it, Donald Trump is, deservedly , the GOP presidential frontrunner at the moment. To Trump’s eternal credit, he has made it acceptable (or at least somewhat less unacceptable) to openly discuss the scourge that is American immigration policy. Still, intellectual honesty demands that we contend with Trump’s record, as opposed t ...
From Clio-winning ads to "Hart to Hart" to Fox News: The charmed career of writer/producer Marvin Himelfarb
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Marvin Himelfarb's next chapter begins. Marvin Himelfarb is retiring from Fox News after nearly two decades of producing both TV and online programming. Before that he was a successful writer of iconic prime-time TV shows ( Fantasy Island, Hart to Hart, Silver Spoons ) and producer of trailers and other promotional c ...
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Little Boy premieres nationwide in theaters Friday (4/24). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9dQ8FWtOoY (Note: This is slightly altered version of my original post including new impressions from seeing Little Boy for a second time last night with members of my family.) Synopsis: A seven-year-old Pepper Busbe ...
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Making a difference. With NBC's A.D. The Bible Continues off to a solid start in the ratings , few would dispute that Mark Burnett and Roma Downey are at the head of the list of media innovators who, in various ways, are helping bring faith-fueled content and messages to the world. But there are others who deserve re ...
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kBcmuGuS7M These are Happy Days for Ted McGinley . Pure Flix’s newest faith film, Do You Believe? debuted at No. 6 at the box office last weekend . With an estimated weekend gross of $3.6 million dollars, and a release to over 1,300 theaters nationwide. While not quiet matching the ...
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. In theaters this weekend: Do You Believe? Opens Friday 3/20. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4qY21_X7sss#t=131 Synopsis ( from the film's website ): A dozen different souls—all moving in different directions, all longing for something more . As their lives unexpectedly intersect, they each are about to discover the ...
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. 1. Christian retailer gets into movie-making biz. Family Christian Entertainment (FCE), the recently-launched sister company of Family Christian Stores, has announced its first project. Production of 90 Minutes in Heaven will commence January 26th in Atlanta. The film is based on the 2004 New York Times bestselling b ...
As the nation remembers the Senator, be inspired by these Ted Kennedy quotes taken from his long career as a public figure.