Monthly Archives: May 2013

TV’s Strong Female Characters

Since we are both women, we have made a lot of women as our role models.  We have noticed that in a lot of the present television series that for the first time in broadcast history this is the case.  … Continue reading

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A Newbie’s View of SCANDAL

I am a huge fan of Shonda Rhimes.  It is sad to admit but I own every season of “Grey’s Anatomy.”  But at first glance, I wasn’t thrilled with megahit “Scandal.”  Last week, I started to watch it again and … Continue reading

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A Tribute to the Fabulous Katherine Chancellor -Jeanne Cooper

Today the daytime world mourns a true lady and a legend.  Yesterday Jeanne Cooper died at the age of 84. As a former CBS daytime fan, I remember watching Y and R and laughing at her fights with Jill.  I … Continue reading

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25 Degrees – A Soda Shoppe for Adults

   One of the simplest joys of childhood is a burger , fries, and a shake.  It is the first menu item that we order as a child.  It’s Americana, Norman Rockwell, and “Happy Days.”  Now the Chicagonistas are flocking … Continue reading

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Nine Years Ago , We Cried

Do you remember what you were doing May 6, 2004? I was gathered in a room full of Friends fans for the end of the show .  It is hard to believe that nine years have passed since the end … Continue reading

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“Thanks Chicago” says “Chicago Fire” Producer

Right now our city has so much to be proud of.   We have two teams that are very much alive in the playoffs, our expanding  fashion community , and a network series  shooting right here in town.    The streets of … Continue reading

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