opioid abuse, economic fears, interracial marriage, fake news, Obamacare and patriarch Dan’s worries that a man’s hard work may not be enough. The third chapter in the “Roseanne” saga, which began airing a year after the 1987 recession, “The Conners” can be read as a diary of the American worker since the rise of globalization. … [Read more...] about Cultural Divide: From ‘The Conners’ to ‘black-ish,’ TV shows tread on culture wars and political divisions
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opioid abuse, economic fears, interracial marriage, fake news, Obamacare and patriarch Dan’s worries that a man’s hard work may not be enough. The third chapter in the “Roseanne” saga, which began airing a year after the 1987 recession, “The Conners” can be read as a diary of the American worker since the rise of globalization. … [Read more...] about From ‘The Conners’ to ‘black-ish,’ TV shows tread on culture wars and political divisions
Hospitals may not conjure glamorous images to mind but behind their grey exteriors and lino floors lie some well-kept Hollywood secrets. Believe it or not a handful of west London hospitals have served as film sets for award-winning TV shows and global blockbusters. An Oscar-winning horror, a hospital-based comedy and a recent Mafia crime series all had scenes shot in these west London establishments. But can you guess which hospitals have been well-trodden by film and TV royalty? Read More News you might have missed Northwick Park Harrow's Northwick Park hosted the Anti-Christ in 1976 when film crews descended to shoot for the Oscar-winning horror flick, The Omen. Scenes were shot in the hospital's upper floors and actor Gregory Peck’s resuscitative powers were said to rival clinicians as unwell female patients abandoned their beds and rushed upstairs hoping to see him. Satan aside, Northwick Park served as a set for comedy series Green Wing, in which it became the fictional … [Read more...] about Did you know these huge films and TV shows were filmed in west London hospitals?
Listings for April 12. (All times Eastern). The Big Bang Theory (CBS at 8) Penny and Bernadette improvise after Amy disapproves of her bachelorette party. Gotham (Fox at 8) Gordon looks to Bruce for help to catch rogue inmates. Grey’s Anatomy (ABC at 8) A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent searches the hospital for someone. Jersey Shore Family Vacation (MTV at 8) Nicole and Vinny’s past gets in the way of their friendship. RuPaul’s Drag Race (VH1 at 8) Contestants come up with global-warming-friendly looks. A.P. Bio (NBC at 8:30) Jack takes in Durbin after he gives Durbin marriage advice that lands him homeless. Station 19 (ABC at 9) Miranda Bailey visits Ben at work and meets his co-workers. Champions (NBC at 9:30) The staff has a secret party while Vince is away. Scandal (ABC at 10) Liv is called to testify against Mellie. Premiere … [Read more...] about TV highlights: ‘All-Star Flip’ special on HGTV
Pandora Jewelry is launching a global advertising campaign with a focus on empowering women, kicking it off this week with billboards in nine cities including Baltimore, the company's U.S. headquarters.The Danish company's "Do" campaign will feature Mame Adjei, a former Miss Maryland USA and a runner-up in America's Next Top Model, and shows women embracing jewelry as part of their lifestyle.The ads aim to change the perception of the brand as a maker only of charm bracelets to one of a jewelry destination, while recognizing women's growing participation in women's rights movements such as International Women's Day, said Charisse Ford, chief marketing officer for Pandora Americas.Today's consumers "expect you to have a point of view and a voice and enable them as opposed to being a director of them," Ford said. "The Pandora voice is ... all about inspiring women to be true to who they are."Pandora, which markets itself as high-quality jewelry at affordable prices, sells its charms, … [Read more...] about Pandora kicks off global advertising campaign focused on empowering women