Life Quotes #34

Jimmy Dean was a Grammy Award-winning country musician, actor, television host and entrepreneur. He owned a hog-butchering company that he sold to Sara Lee.

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The Two Minute Bio: Paul Allen

Born in 1953 in Seattle, Washington, Paul Allen met fellow Lakeside School student and computer enthusiast Bill Gates when Allen was 14 and Gates was 12. Less than a decade later, in 1975, college drop-outs Allen and Gates founded Microsoft. Allen resigned after being diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease in 1983, and today continues to pursue other business, … Continue reading The Two Minute Bio: Paul Allen

Life Quotes #30

Leo Tolstoy, Tolstoy also spelled Tolstoi, Russian in full Lev Nikolayevich, Graf (count) Tolstoy, (born August 28 [September 9, New Style], 1828, Yasnaya Polyana, Tula province, Russian Empire—died November 7 [November 20], 1910, Astapovo, Ryazan province), Russian author, a master of realistic fiction and one of the world’s greatest novelists. Tolstoy is best known for his two longest works, War and Peace (1865–69)

The Devil Wears Prada (2006) “No, No. That Wasn’t A Question.”

RATING: 3/5 DIRECTOR: David Frankel A position at Runway fashion magazine is the  credit that you want on your CV and resume. Miranda Priestly (Streep) is the editor and needs a new personal assistant. A new journalist graduate in Andy Sachs (Hathaway) enters the scene as the naive newbie on the block. She's  the laughing … Continue reading The Devil Wears Prada (2006) “No, No. That Wasn’t A Question.”

The Two Minute Bio: Jack Welch

Jack Welch grew to fame in the business world through his management success and skills during his many years at General Electric. Welch turned the struggling slow moving giant of a company into a dynamic growth company revered by many. During his 20 years of leadership at General Electric (GE) Welch increased the value of … Continue reading The Two Minute Bio: Jack Welch

Paul Weller – The Changingman-

Paul Weller  is the co-founder of music bands ‘The Jam’ and ‘Style Council’, and following the dissolution of these groups he went on to establish himself as a solo artist. Paul Weller was instrumental in the mod revival; which was a popular music genre in the 1970s and 1980s. This led to him being fondly … Continue reading Paul Weller – The Changingman-

Into The Wild (2007) “Wisdom from a 20 year old Jesus?”

DIRECTOR: Sean Penn RATING: 4/5 It's a joy to re watch a film and have it providing you something new upon another viewing. Sean Penn's Into The Wild  provides you that satisfaction in this thoughtful film. This film follows the true story of Christopher McCandless (Hirsch),  a university graduate who decides to go on "The Great … Continue reading Into The Wild (2007) “Wisdom from a 20 year old Jesus?”