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“The Billionaire Boys Club by Sue Horton”

Over the course of three years, L.A. Weekly journalist, Sue Horton, worked tirelessly on her non-fiction book, “The Billionaire Boys Club.” Horton was rewarded for her hard work and effort, when her book was published by St. Martin’s Press on … Continue reading

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“No Sophomore Slump for Season Two of House of Cards”

Spoilers throughout regarding season one. Minor spoilers regarding season two. The only problem I had with season one of the critically acclaimed and immensely popular, Netflix series, “House of Cards,” was that I had to wait a little under a … Continue reading

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“Ian McDiarmid – The Emperor in Star Wars & A Life Long Lover of Theater”

The year was 1982, and actor Ian McDiarmid was portraying Harry Hackamore, in award winning playwright Sam Shepard’s “Seduced.” The character was modeled after reclusive billionaire, and aviation innovator, Howard Hughes. McDiarmid, who was born on August 11, 1944, in … Continue reading

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“House of Cards”

I remember, when I was growing up, television shows ran new episodes starting shortly after Labor Day in September through about the third week in May. Afterwards, during the summer months, it was all repeats, which I mostly didn’t watch, … Continue reading

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