In The Spotlight

Do Not Enter Diversity

The Travel Ban

So we’ve had a new President for approximately two weeks and we already have our first controversy – The U.S. travel ban. It’s an executive order put in place by President Trump restricting entry to the United States for 90 days by immigrants from seven mostly Muslim countries: Yemen, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Somalia and […]

The-Founder Biographical Drama

The Founder

This is the story of McDonald’s. It’s told from the perspective of Ray Kroc and chronicles the growth of the restaurant chain from it’s first franchise in Des Plaines, Illinois in1955 to the international fast food chain it is today… Story: Very well told and very disappointing. The writer, Robert Siegel, does a great job […]

this-is-us Television

This is Us

This is Us is an American sit com that follows the story of a young couple who becomes pregnant with triplets in 1980. They lose one of the triplets, but, adopt a black newborn abandoned and brought to the hospital. The show travels between their youth and present day, giving the viewers a chronicle of […]

Extemist/Islamic International

Islamic or Extremist?

OK. I’m going to tread into dangerous territory… I’m going to offer some possibilities about the Middle East. First, is there anything about the Middle East that isn’t dangerous territory? I’m having trouble finding something… Extremist: a person who holds extreme or fanatical political or religious views, especially one who resorts to or advocates extreme […]

politics Politics

A Public Servant

I have vowed not to write about the next presidential election until January, 2016. That’s my story and I’m sticking to it… But, because the presidential election cycle seems to begin earlier and earlier each time, there are important happenings that I just cannot avoid… Like Donald Trump. So, I’m going to attack this problem […]


ask BA

Is a Last Name Just a Last Name?

So BA: I’m a traditional kind of woman and continue to believe in the importance of marriage as an institution. Do you think it’s disrespectful for a woman to NOT take her husband’s last name?   KP So KP: There are a num...
by Communicado Magazine


Jeep Grand Cherokee


Bottom Line 2.75 / 5 -
by Communicado Magazine


The Daily Double

I try not to eat too much fast food, but, like everyone, sometimes we succumb. For the purposes of testing new products, I make exceptions as well. Today’s exception is the Daily Double at McDonald’s. Apparently, It...
by Communicado Magazine



NFL Season Opener 2011

First game of the season… The New Orleans Saints vs. the Green Bay Packers. The last two Superbowl champions. How awesome is that for a season opener. Especially after all the BS over the player lockout. But then the game...
by Communicado Magazine

Netflix Logo

Netflix You!

That even sounds dirty to me… Netflix has officially become a pronoun. You’ve been Netflixed! Before I get into the rational discussion of NETFLIX, I have to note the mass amounts of outrage spewing from former Netflix ...
by Communicado Magazine


Volvo XC60 R-Design


Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
by Communicado Magazine