Archive for January, 2015

Corporations Lower Earnings Guidance, Despite Lower Gasoline Prices

January 6, 2015 2 Comments
Corporations Lower Earnings Guidance, Despite Lower Gasoline Prices

Crude Oil traded below $50 a share for the first time since 2009, and reached its lowest level yet since this bear market began last July (as I write this). It’s having a negative effect on the fracking industry, as well as the industries interlinked with crude oil and suppliers of crude oil. Reportedly, US Steal […]

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‘The Gambler’: Film Review

January 4, 2015 0 Comments
‘The Gambler’: Film Review

Most people know that old Kenny Rogers song: You’ve got to know when to hold them, when to fold them, when to walk away and when to run. Unfortunately, most people are simply immune to good advice. Mark Wahlberg is no exception, as we watch him poison himself and everyone around him in the movie […]

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‘Annie’: Film Review

January 4, 2015 0 Comments
‘Annie’: Film Review

It’s really difficult to believe that this film could garner so much controversy over a stupid clothing line. Regardless, similar to how LaSean Rinique can trivialize something so insignificant, this movie also trivializes the legacy of the original cartoonist of the Annie comicstrip: Harold Grey. I remember in previous films I referred to it as a ‘reimagining,’ and […]

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Obama’s Hawaii Vacation Is Over. Now What?

January 3, 2015 0 Comments
Obama’s Hawaii Vacation Is Over. Now What?

The First Family was out dining with friends at Nobu in Waikiki, so as far as I know, their vacation ends today (although, it seemed like he never left his initial vacations). So what is on the agenda: After returning to Washington Sunday from a two-week vacation in Hawaii, President Barack Obama will spend the […]

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Target Under Fire For Accurate Portrayal of Annie

January 1, 2015 1 Comment
Target Under Fire For Accurate Portrayal of Annie

I never thought I would see people get so angry over Annie being portrayed as a spunky little white girl. As far as I can remember, Annie was always portrayed that way. From the comic strip, to the musicals, the film based on the musical (No where near that old, but I do know about them) and the remake/reimagining of the original […]

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