‘The Founder’ cooks up an all-American anti-hero

“McDonald’s is America,” says Michael Keaton as Ray Kroc, the man behind making McDonald’s an American institution, in “The Founder” — and for better or worse, he’s absolutely right. The […]

An “alternative” list of best pictures

On Tuesday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released their list of films nominated for the 2017 Oscars. After the debacle of last year’s #OscarsSoWhite, Hollywood’s list of […]

Raising turkeys: From the egg to the table

Every Thanksgiving, families gather around their tables, forget their differences and eat some turkey and stuffing. For me, the turkey part of all of that comes with a really different […]

America Trumped: Where do we go from here?

On Nov. 8, Donald Trump became the 45th president-elect of the United States, and whether you voted for him or not, his victory is no doubt historic. In the last […]