Interesting facts about women’s firsts in politics #Suffragette

In celebration of the new movie Suffragette, coming to theaters this Thanksgiving Day, below is a list of interesting facts about women’s firsts in politics. 1960 – Sirimavo Bandaranaike is the first woman head of government, serving as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. 1973 – Nancy Wechsler comes out as a lesbian while serving as a member of the Human Rights Party on the Ann Arbor City Council, … [Read more...]

Hannibal Coming to NBC

NBC’s new take on serial killer Hannibal Lecter is definitely going to bring some thrills and chills into the homes of millions. Bryan Fuller (Pushing Daises, Heroes) is taking five pages of back-story on the infamous cannibal psychiatrist from Thomas Harris’ book Red Dragon and using it to basis the beginning of the up coming 13-episode NBC series. For the first time, viewers will spend … [Read more...]

The Whistleblower Review

Arriving on Blu-ray and DVD January 24 Academy Award winners Rachel Weisz (The Constant Gardner) and Vanessa Redgrave (Julia) head a powerful cast that includes Oscar® Nominee David Strathairn (Good Night and Good Luck) in writer-director Larysa Kondracki’s harrowing dramatic thriller. When Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Weisz) accepts a U.N. peacekeeper position in post-war Bosnia, she … [Read more...]

The “Near Net Zero” Vision of Frito-Lay #fritolaygreen

Frito-Lay is doing their part! Frito-Lay’s manufacturing facility in Casa Grande, Arizona is 75% Near Net Zero! That means that the facility now operates mostly on renewable energy and recycled water while producing nearly zero waste. At the Frito-Lay Casa Grande plant, they’ve implemented technologies to recycle water, generate electricity and steam from renewable energy sources, achieved LEED … [Read more...]