Senator Ted Kennedy
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Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. (Rita Cosby/ Photo by Nicole Vranjican for The New York Observer ) A generous spirit and an important cause. Today (11/18) is Rita Cosby's 50th birthday and, it's safe to say, she's managed to do a lot of living in that time. The well-known and highly-respected TV journalist and radio host is also the author of tw ...
Impressions from PURPOSE, Variety's 3rd annual gathering of family and faith-friendly entertainment leaders
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Dateline Hollywood. Actually Beverly Hills. Like it was for its two previous sessions (which I also attended), Variety's 3rd Annual Family Entertainment and faith-based Summit was held at the Four Seasons Hotel. Here's the rundown: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Registration I arrived early to get the lay of the land and was i ...
Why have there been no great films about George Washington? And why are there so many films featuring Abraham Lincoln? From the John Ford classic Young Mr. Lincoln , starring Henry Fonda, to Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure , there is something about the tall man with the wry sense of humor that is very cinematic. Then there are fictional movie Presidents like Polly Bergen as the fir ...
"Son of God" film begets soundtrack album + Box office numbers prove demand for faith-friendly films + Horn Family album due
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Songs of God. Republic Records is teaming with 20 th Century Fox and LightWorkers Media, which is owned and operated by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, to release the original motion picture soundtrack album for the upcoming film Son of God . The collection is available in stores in North America and Canada February 2 ...
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7C_ghciPnco[/youtube] Why Drew Waters can so relate to his role as Red Stevens. I gave The Ultimate Life a good review when it opened in theaters earlier this year. Now, that it's out on Blu-Ray and DVD , the epic rags-to-riches saga of a hard-driving businessman's journey t ...
Mini-Review: "Christmas with Tucker" tonight on Hallmark Movie Channel + "Tucker" star James Brolin reflects on dogs, family, politics and an eclectic career
Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Shades of Lassie. How long has it been since TV aired a great boy and his dog story? If you say too long, that lack is remedied tonight (10/25) when Hallmark Movie Channel airs the holiday-themed Christmas with Tucker at 9:00 PM (ET). Tucker, of course being the pooch, who stars opposite 13-year-old Canadian actor ...
by Dennis Prager – July 31, 2013 We do not generally judge personal conduct the same when it comes to liberals and conservatives... My sense was that the radicals' commitment to "humanity," to "peace," and to "love" gave them license to feel good about themselves without having to lead a good life. Their vocal opposition to war and to racism provided them with all the moral s ...
By Deepak Chopra , M.D., FACP, Menas C. Kafatos , Ph.D., Fletcher Jones Endowed Professor in Computational Physics, Chapman University, P. Murali Doraiswamy , MBBS, FRCP, Professor of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, Rudolph E. Tanzi , Ph.D., Joseph P. and Rose F. Kennedy Professor of Neurology at Harvard University, and Director of the Genetics and ...
As the nation remembers the Senator, be inspired by these Ted Kennedy quotes taken from his long career as a public figure.