Archives For Culture


A Cold War spy movie from Steven Spielberg starring Tom Hanks? What’s not to like? Based on a true story, Hanks plays Brooklyn lawyer, James Donovan. Specializing in insurance law, Donovan is tasked with defending a Soviet spy captured in Brooklyn. In the end Donovan negotiates the maze of the spy world of the US, the USSR and the East Germans to facilitate the exchange of prisoners accused of espionage.

Continue Reading…

90 minutes

Continue Reading…

2015 OU Football Intro Video

September 6, 2015

Pardon my diversion to present this year’s official Oklahoma Sooners Intro Video.


War Room

Continue Reading…

Selma [Movie Review]

January 29, 2015

SelmaTwo horrific episodes in the history of the American South bracket the story of Selma the movie. Within minutes of the opening, little girls at church in Birmingham are massacred by a bomb left in the church building which housed a black congregation. By the end of the movie, we witness the brutal beating of peaceful marchers by government forces.

In between these racist acts of violence, we witness the personal and organizational push to be able to exercise the right to vote. The organizational push is led by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Continue Reading…