In The Spotlight


White Hot: The Rise and Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch

This is a documentary more than a film and I’d like to treat it as such with a full feature account of its contents as opposed to a review of the quality of the production. There are no actors with whom a performance needs to be dissected and no story to be told with color. […]


Have a Margarita

My introduction to tequila was in a dive college bar in the form of a shot glass. Not a lot of quality attached to that experience… It was more than 10 years later that I took a minute to consider – tequila, like all other spirits has a top shelf too. It happened in New […]


It’s Actually Not a Dollar…

Did you know that all dollar stores don’t sell item exclusively for a dollar? Like most consumers, it is natural to believe that a store with the word DOLLAR in its name means everything is a dollar. But it really means everything in the store is economical like a dollar… Let me explain… There are […]

Biographical Drama

Aretha Franklin

The story of Aretha Franklin is being told in two different formats – A series from National Geographic called Genius: Aretha, and in a feature film called Respect. I’ve seen both. I decided to review the story of her life individually as opposed to rating each individual production as the story is the same just […]


Cinco de Mayo

There was a sitcom on CBS called BROKE. It was about a single mother who’s sister returns to live with her and her son because her formerly rich Mexican husband has been cut off by his rich family. They also bring along his butler of whom is still in the employ of said rich Mexican […]



Art and Soul


Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
by Communicado Magazine


Mercedes-Benz GLK


Bottom Line 3.5 / 5 - Good
by Communicado Magazine