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Month: February 2012


Okay, so I have been active with the Screen Actor’s Guild in the past, but honestly can’t say that I have been super involved for the past few years. I believe it’s because I don’t know what to believe any more. I have such a hard time wrapping my head around actors and unions willingly f’ing over other actors and themselves in the long run with bad contracts and weak backbones… And yet, I’ve seen it over and over. AFTRA f’ed actors over when they offered inferior contracts to TV… Read more SAG & AFTRA MERGER

Oscars Vs Superbowl

What do you do for these super promoted shows? Do they excite you? Do they make you feel better about your life, or help you escape? Do you only watch them because they’re often tied into social events? Or because you love gambling? Is it because you have a vested interest (your friend or your project is up for an award)? Or is it because you like the commercials? Although I watched the Superbowl this year, I can’t remember the last time I watched an award show… The Oscars, Grammy’s,… Read more Oscars Vs Superbowl

“You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone…”

What is Hollywood? What is your town? What is your neighborhood? How are you connected? How do you define your hood? Is it geography? Is it the people inside the borders? Is it the businesses? Is it the people that come out of it or stay inside of it? These are not new questions… In part, it’s a debate I’ve heard in recent years as big corporate discount box stores blitz and annihilate “mom and pop” stores from main streets throughout America. And now, as we all know, while change… Read more “You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone…”

Imagine and Get Wet

This image with this quote was one of the first things I saw today… It resonated in me and I hope it resonates for years to come… What an awesome goal we should all aspire to achieve. It reminded me of a few childhood incidents that had me coloring inside the lines, because that was the “right” thing to do. A few hours later I was hiking on one of my favorite waterfall trails with a friend, and we watched a young woman, walking a Black Labrador Retriever, and not… Read more Imagine and Get Wet