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Much Delayed Thoughts on the Television Series Treme

Anyone attempting to watch the HBO show Treme without having visited New Orleans, might mistake it for being too slow to enjoy. The pace of things are quite in sync with how things roll out in real life down in the “Big Easy”. 1,307 more words

New Orleans

Beautiful Christmas Tree at Emory Midtown

The dip in Atlanta temperatures over the past week, has delayed residents putting up outdoor Christmas decorations as we wait for temperatures to rise.  I always look forward to see Christmas decorations as I drive throughout the metro area.  86 more words

Atlanta

"Wet Pain:" The Sensations and Horror of Racism and Natural Disaster

In the short story, “Wet Pain” by Terence Taylor, racism is the villain of the story. Taylor writes about the critical Black-white paradigm of racism in the United States (US) through the relationship between the protagonist, Dean and his family. 412 more words

The Ghost of Katrina, Jefferson Davis, and the Beach

Two Hurricanes and the Angry Gods.

It is ironical. We should have been enjoying Buck Island at Tamarind Reef Resort on St. Croix, USVI. Hurricane Maria thought otherwise and plowed down everything it could on the island. 756 more words

Katrina Kaif supports Deepika Padukone in Padmavati Controversy!

Padmavati row: Katrina Kaif backs Deepika Padukone

‘Padmavati’ stars Deepika Padukone in the titular role of Rani Padmavati.

New Delhi: Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus ‘Padmavati’ is marred by several controversies and is still waiting to get a clearance from the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). 189 more words