‘Bobby Kennedy for President’ adds to rich trove of Kennedy lore

Opening with an arresting image of Kennedy cruising through California in a convertible, the first installment proceeds to chronicle his privileged youth, work on behalf of brother John and evolution on the issues that became central to his campaign: Vietnam, civil rights and poverty. As eventual allies note, Kennedy’s reputation as a champion of those causes only came… Read More »

Infinity War: Ten years in the making

“Guardians of the Galaxy” – August 1 “Guardians of the Galaxy” August 1 IMDB, Credit: Marvel Studios As with other MCU films, another plot is centered around another Infinity Stone, specifically the Power Stone. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) obtains the Orb from an ancient ruin, and to no one’s surprise, the Collector and Ronan the Accuser (Lee Pace)… Read More »

Domino’s delivers awesome sales and profits

Forget Facebook, Amazon and those other tech companies. One of the hottest stocks on Wall Street is a company that makes social connections by delivering pizza. Domino’s stock surged 8% Thursday to a new record after reporting earnings and sales that topped forecasts. Shares of Domino’s (DPZ) are up 34% this year. The only Big Tech stock that’s… Read More »

Bill Cosby: A big legacy, forever tarnished

Cosby’s accomplishments as a comedian and TV star are near unique, in part because of the time in which he achieved them and the nature of his appeal. His comedy albums in the 1960s universally explored childhood through a wonderfully exaggerated lens. An overweight kid weighed 2,000 pounds, and the never-seen belt his father threatened to use to… Read More »

Bill Cosby Fast Facts

Personal:Birth date: July 12, 1937 Birth place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Birth name: William Henry Cosby Jr. Father: William Henry Sr., US Navy mess steward Mother: Anna (Hite) Cosby Marriage: Camille (Hanks) Cosby (January 25, 1964-present) Children: Evin, 1976; Ensa, 1973-2018; Ennis, 1969-1997; Erinn, 1966; Erika, 1965 Education: Attended Temple University, 1961-1962; University of Massachusetts at Amherst, M.A, 1972; University… Read More »

She’s trying to be the first black woman to visit every country

(CNN) — Some people set records by jumping the highest or running the fastest. But for Jessica Nabongo, a UN employee turned travel blogger, becoming the first black woman to visit every country on Earth isn’t just about getting her name in a record book — it’s about paving the way for women and people of color to… Read More »

Inventor Peter Madsen given life sentence for Kim Wall murder

Madsen was found guilty on all three charges he faced: premeditated murder, the indecent handling of a corpse and “sexual relations other than intercourse of a particularly dangerous nature,” evidenced by stab wounds inside and outside Wall’s genital area. During the sentencing at a court in Copenhagen Wednesday, the judge, Anette Burkoe, described the crime as “a cynical… Read More »