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“Weed the People” Preview: Meet the Pediatric Patients and Their Parents [Exclusive]
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“Weed the People” Preview: Meet the Pediatric Patients and Their Parents [Exclusive]

Weed saves lives. Cannabis has been off-limits to doctors and researchers in the US for the past 80 years, but recently scientists have discovered its anti-cancer properties. Armed with only these laboratory studies, desperate parents obtain cannabis oil from underground sources to save their children from childhood cancers. Weed the […]

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Real Sports Preview: Young, Unarmed Black Men are Still Dying in “Tragedy in Texas”

 I, for one, am tired of hearing about young, unarmed black men being killed by cops. I’m not saying all cops are bad, because of course they’re not. But a disproportionately large group of black men are being shot and killed by law enforcement. So what can we do? […]

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POV Preview: Will Comfort Women Ever Receive “The Apology” They Seek and Deserve From Japan?

United Nations researchers report that between 1931 and 1945, the Japanese military forced an estimated 200,000 to 400,000 women and girls into institutionalized sexual slavery. Euphemistically referred to as “comfort women,” they typically ranged in age from 11 to 33 and were taken from Japanese colonies from Korea to Indonesia. […]

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HBO Documentary Preview: How Will Nigeria’s “Stolen Daughters” Recover and Heal from Their Time with Boko Haram?

In 2014, 276 Nigerian school girls were kidnapped from a school in Chibok, Northern Nigeria, and hidden in the vast Sambisa forest for three years by Boko Haram, a violent Islamic insurgent movement. Granted exclusive access to the 82 girls who were freed last year and taken to a secret […]

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Steve Byers Talks Good Witch: Tale of Two Hearts and Supergirl [Exclusive]

One of the many things we enjoy about Hallmark projects is when our favorites show up to guest star in the franchises. Sunday night’s annual Good Witch Halloween event, Tale of Two Hearts, features Steve Byers in a super sweet outing as a Middleton resident who receives a surprise assist […]

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Love, Of Course Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Y’all already know how deeply affectionate I am about Murder She Baked and the very good egg Cameron Mathison and that I’m already all in on his Hallmark films. That said, his newest film, Love, Of Course, shot in August before he stepped into his daily […]

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Catherine Bell Talks Good Witch: Tale of Two Hearts

Sunday night on Hallmark Channel, Good Witch returns with its annual Halloween installment ahead of its upcoming fifth season next spring. In August, I visited the set and sat down with Catherine Bell to talk about the show, and last summer’s A Summer to Remember.

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Shakespeare Uncovered Preview: “Measure for Measure” with Romola Garai and “Julius Caesar” with Brian Cox

I’ve always considered myself a fan of Shakespeare, but I have to admit that Shakespeare Uncovered allows me to geek out on a whole new level. I love that Shakespeare’s work is so enduring and as this series proves, there’s always a contemporary angle. Just because his original works were […]

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Executive Producer Jon Eskenas Talks Good Witch’s Evolution

Good Witch has been a powerhouse franchise for both Hallmark Movies & Mysteries and Hallmark Channel for over a decade, amassing seven standalone films before launching into a series that begins its fifth season next year. On a recent visit to Toronto, I sat down with executive producer Jon Eskenas […]

T-Pain Introduces Us to Up-and-Coming Millennial Entrepreneurs in T-Pain’s School of Business
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T-Pain Introduces Us to Up-and-Coming Millennial Entrepreneurs in T-Pain’s School of Business

We’ll admit it. The only reason we know who T-Pain is, is because we’ve heard of a little thing called Auto-Tune. Yes, we know he’s won a few Grammys. Yes, we know he’s been number 1 on Billboard. Yes, we know he’s an internationally known singer/songwriter, rapper and producer. And […]