Hispanic Heritage Month — Student Film Represents Struggle with Cultural Diversity

To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in the United State, I thought it would be appropriate to share with you this particularly relevant student film. National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15 to October 15. The very short reel  highlights the struggle with cultural diversity in this country from a young girl’s point of view, and uses her […]

Let the Cyrus-VMA thing go away, already. Or, do something about it!

The conversation about Miley Cyrus’s raunchy VMA’s performance just won’t quit! Many blogs and major news sites are still reporting the backlash resulting from the unexpected low-level antics the 20 year-old pulled off on national cable television. She obviously did this with the consent of MTV network execs and her entourage, which by the way […]

2013 San Diego Film Festival Schedule Published!

San Diego’s premier movie festival will take place October 2-6, 2013. Get your festival passes here! Last year, SDFF hosted a variety of celebrities and first-run films at the Gaslamp theater in downtown San Diego. Among the entertainment industry’s most recognizable people we found an unexpected name: Joey Travolta. Does the name ring a bell? […]

How to Tweek the Twerk Talk with Teens

Guest post contributed by Stacey Ross of San Diego Bargain Mama. How to Tweek the Twerk Talk with Teens Chances are, that if you are like me, you will just never look at the foam finger the same again! For some, it leaves a bad taste in your mouth, and for others, a chuckle to […]

Are Boys’ in Swim Trunks The Same as Pouting Girls in PJs on a Bed?

The furor over Mrs. Hall’s open letter to teenage girls touched a raw nerve, and apparently her article is being followed up by many angry replies. An otherwise small-time blogger thought it would be a simple exercise to express her negative opinion about online photos her sons had access to via Social Media sites. The photos […]