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The Art Of Shaving: Aftershave

Posted by Omar Nasir on August 20, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Aftershave is yet another important component in the art of shaving. Usually a liquid/lotion or gel, aftershaves aid in preventing infections from cuts that may occur on the skin. Aftershaves contain an antiseptic that usually comes in the form of an alcohol.

Aftershaves also contain some kind of perfume to give off a favorable scent...

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Literature For Life: At The Movies

Posted by Mike Natale on August 20, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The month of August finds us on the precipice of the prestige movie season, so what better subject for this month’s Literature for Life than the movies? This month, we’re taking a look at four books that are going to be hitting the big screen this year. Now is the perfect time to catch up and be able to tell your friends “That scene was ...

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Republicans Struggle to Garner Support From Increasingly Essential Young Voters

Posted by Preston Bukaty on August 19, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (1)

I just recently got into Game of Thrones. I’m a bit late to the party, I know, but it took some time for an interest to grow. First I thought it was too nerdy, what with the dragons and magic and knights at roundtables. Later, I affirmed that the plot didn’t interest me. I was never a huge fan of the L...

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Mixed Drinks: Zinfandel

Posted by Eric Thiele on August 18, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Among the vineyards that ceaselessly stretch across the valleys of California, Zinfandel might not be the grape that catches your eye these days. It has a long history of wavering popularity, especially in the United States. Known mostly as a seasonal wine, the bottle you pluck from the back of your wine collection during Thanksgiving Dinner or a mi...

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This Week In Sports: Tony Stewart: The Days Ahead

Posted by Colin Holmes on August 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

When living a life in the public eye, being faced with the stresses of crisis is something that is watched by the world, no matter how big or small the crisis may be. This is something that famed racecar driver Tony Stewart now knows all too well, following the tragic events that had taken place just a week ago on a dirt race course in a small upstate Ne...

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Politically Sound: Police and Media Responses to Ferguson Shine Light on American Issues

Posted by Preston Bukaty on August 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

I listen to NPR every day, twice a day, in the morning and night. It’s just a five minute newscast, nothing too compelling. Stories typically break in the morning, develop over the course of the day, and progress into the night. It’s an easy way to stay up-to-date. 

Except when it isn’t. On Saturday, Aug. 9,...

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Web Series Weekly Wrap-Up: What's Your Pin?

Posted by Eric Thiele on August 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

While my time as Web Series Weekly reviewer has been young, I cannot help but feel that I have been blessed with an ensemble of Web Series that, for the most part. outdid themselves this week. Bitter Party Of Five, The Online Gamer, and Code 9 have built a certain momentum that has me eager for the coming weeks and dreading each of their eventual finales, whe...

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The Buzz: Tied Up with Frank, Louie and Two Sets of Turtles

Posted by Mike Natale on August 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

We’re reaching the end of the summer movie season, and folks just seem to be duking it out for the top of the box office. Meanwhile, the Emmy’s draw ever closer, and the entertainment world took a double hit. This week, we’ll mourn those we’ve lost, catch up on the Emmy nominees, rock out with Frank, get Tied Up and, sadly, we...

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Man On The Move: The Must-Have End Of Summer Blazers

Posted by Omar Nasir on August 15, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

With fall only weeks away, finishing off the summer in exquisite style will cement your status as the man of the hour. Choose items that are season appropriate and cater to your busy lifestyle. Outfits that allow you to transition seamlessly between work and social engagements will keep you feeling relaxed and confident. We think that a sharp blazer is the must-have ite...

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August Femme: Tika Sumpter

Posted by Mike Natale on August 13, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

It’s very rare that a soap star pulls off a mainstream crossover. Many have tried and failed. Yet, if anyone can pull it off, it’s not surprising that it’s Tika Sumpter. A multi-talented actress, singer and even TV show host, Sumpter has only been in the game ten years and has already jumped from daytime drama to critical darling. Beginning her car...

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