Author Archives: Staci Matthews

Orange is the New Black Actors in and out of Character

Taylor Schilling

The second season of Orange is the New Black is now on Netflix. It’s the story of a young, upper middle class woman whose life is disrupted by an arrest from a crime she committed 10 years earlier. Before she met her fiance, Larry, she had a relationship with another woman who happened to work for a drug cartel. Now ... Read More »

Remembering D-Day

France D-Day

Today is the anniversary of D-Day. Check out these photos of Normandy Beaches in 1944 and now, 70 Years Later. Read More »

Whose idea was this?

Richard Marx, Ryan Seacrest

For some misguided reason, the American Idol finale included Ryan Seacrest singing. He ruined a lovely Richard Marx song. And Ryan’s mother couldn’t WAIT to get a hold of that microphone. Ugh Read More »

Who knew reading your old diary entries could be so entertaining?

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This concept is fascinating! It’s called Mortified Nation. The film encourages the nation to “share the shame.” The diary entries transport you back to a time of your awkwardness. Relive your adolescent experience in a way most of us tried to forget. I’m hoping we can do something like this on KS95. We all did embarrassing things as kids and ... Read More »