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Author Theodore Goyins Talks Near-Death Experience with Kidney Failure, Expressing Emotions in New Book and More

Monday, February 13th, 2012
By: Isha "Ice" Cole --- In 2007 approximately 110,000 people started treatment for End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) or kidney failure in the United States. In 2010 3.9 million adults were diagnosed with noninstitutionalized kidney disease, and more than 20 million people age 20 and older were diagnosed Chronic Kidney Disease. Author Theodore Goyins knows what it feel like to be a part of...

Will Kevin Smith Burn in Hell? Taking on Batman and the Question of ‘Why’ – Comedy Special Clips!

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
By: Dove --- On February 11, 2012, the multi-talented Kevin Smith will unleash his latest stand-up special Burn In Hell exclusively on EpixHD, with access for Epix On Demand and Xbox 360 and Roku Epix app users. Filmed in Austin, Texas, Burn In Hell is flooded with the type of candor Smith's fans expect from the quick-witted Jersey Gen-Xer. Smith's first comedy special with Epix, Too Fat ...

Actor Ron Eldard Talks Bad Guys with Good Intentions, Hollywood Stereotypes and His Role in Roadie!

Friday, January 20th, 2012
By: Dove --- Actor/writer Ron Eldard is one of those rare talents who can play to the most delicate aspects of any character he takes on. Whether he's appearing in action films like Deep Impact, Black Hawk Down and Super 8; or taking on more uncomfortable themes like Bastard Out of Carolina or House of Sand and Fog, there is no doubt that Eldard is a master of his craft. In his latest f...

Radio Host Big Boy Talks Weight Loss Surgery Success, Bad Treatment of Overweight People, and Why Health is like Credit!

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012
By: Dove --- When popular Los Angeles Power 106 radio host Kurt "Big Boy" Alexander set out to lose weight 10 years ago after a challenge from Will Smith, things seemed to kick off in the most inspiring way. After a loss of over 100 pounds, one-fifth of his beginning weight, Big Boy garnered a huge donation for charity from Smith for his efforts. But sadly, the thrill didn't last long, as Big ...

Carl Thomas Offers Tips for a Perfect New Year’s Eve Date! Right Questions to Ask?

Friday, December 30th, 2011
By: Dove --- Known for his sentimental lyrics and tortured, loverboy persona, Carl Thomas is every bit the sexy Gen-Xer that most women say they'd love to have in their ear on those cold winter nights. Just over a decade after his chart-topping hit "I Wish" plucked the heartstrings of R&B fans everywhere, Thomas is back with his fourth studio album Conquer, and a whole new story to te...

Top 7 Ways to Improve Your Holiday Party with Potentially Bad Advice from The Yule Logs!

Monday, December 19th, 2011
Editor's note: Last year, we had so much fun with The Yule Logs advice on gift-giving that we asked them back to give us some party tips. It might not be such a good idea to let these holiday crooners run wild with the pen, but for better or (mostly) worse, they've come up with another kickass list for you to enjoy... Party at your own risk! Top 7 Ways to Improve Your Holiday Party By: The...

In the Cut! Michael and Gerald Cuesta Talk Roadie Film, Re-Living the Past, Creative Differences and More!

Thursday, December 15th, 2011
By: Dove --- Brothers Michael and Gerald Cuesta may not agree on everything, but they can definitely concur that their careers are heating up! Their first independent feature film L.I.E. was produced in 2001, and since then Michael has directed and/or produced episodes for critically acclaimed series like HBO's Six Feet Under and True Blood; CBS's Blue Bloods; Showtime's Dexter, and most ...

Ludacris Talks Daughter Karma’s Business Sense, Launch of Children’s Site and More! Exclusive Interview!

Thursday, December 8th, 2011
By: Dove --- When it comes to entertainers who multi-task, Grammy award-winning artist/actor Chris "Ludacris" Bridges is among the few who have succeeded in music, film and entrepreneurial efforts simultaneously. Since his early days as an Atlanta radio show host, Ludacris co-founded a successful record label (DTP); released seven critically-acclaimed albums and six popular mixtapes; and ...

In My Business! Public Relations Pro Ronn Torossian Talks Industry Stereotypes, Work Ethic and New Book!

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011
By: Dove --- The life of a public relations professional can be hectic, time-consuming (even smothering) and often thankless. Add entrepreneurship, running a busy office and representing some of the biggest celebrities and brands in the world to the equation, and it seems like there would be no time for sleep. Then 5WPR founder Ronn Torossian comes along and makes the work look nearly effort...

Author Lendy Demetrius Talks Surviving Cancer – Why Did He Keep it a Secret?

Thursday, December 1st, 2011
By: Isha "Ice" Cole --- Author Lendy Demetrius has had a passion for writing since he was a teenager. Inspired by writers such as Eric Jerome Dickey, Victoria Schmidt and Douglas Adams, the New York native became a published author at just 21-years-old with the 2002 novel There Could Be Joy and Pain in the Long Run. Life seemed to be on the right track for Demetrius, until a few years ...

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