I’m afraid I may be the Stringer Bell of finance

Warning: This post may only make sense to real nerds like me who are in love with HBO’s series The Wire. I’ve always thought that I would use the knowledge that I’ve gained from my career in finance to springboard my other interests. You know, make some money grinding it out on Bay Street while working … Continue reading

A Revitalized You | Reviving Your Image

I watched an interesting HBO documentary with my wife the other day, called Hard Times: Lost on Long Island. The movie was about unemployment, particularly long-term unemployment in America. As I watched these middle-aged professionals struggling to regain employment in their chosen fields it reminded me of a post I wrote last year on reviving your image and … Continue reading

‘Snow On Tha Bluff’

Shocking. The movie is Snow on tha Bluff. And that’s all I can say. Shocking. Now, I haven’t seen it. I’ve only seen a couple of versions of the trailer and the different videos on YouTube. But if this movie is indeed a true documentary. Then I need to see it. It looks amazing, scary … Continue reading

Chalky White

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TV’s Coolest Character

I’m really enjoying the second season of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire. It’s definitely essential viewing for those who enjoy stunning cinematography, skilful storytelling and impeccable acting. But what I love the most is the emergence of Michael K. Williams’ Albert “Chalky” White character. Chalky is the de facto mayor of the Atlantic City African-American community and … Continue reading