The Meaning of “Fredo” and Italian-American Discrimination

On August 11, 2019 as CNN anchor Chris Cuomo was traveling with his family, two men approached the man and called him "Fredo" sparking a rant which most people with internet access are now undoubtedly familiar with. Cuomo said that the term was an ethnic slur against Italian-Americans, and when the man who initially confronted … Continue reading The Meaning of “Fredo” and Italian-American Discrimination

Film Review: The Monuments Men

The Second World War was one of the most important conflicts in human history. It was a war that was fought to stop the tyranny of fascism, and perhaps one of the few examples of one side of a war representing total evil, and one side representing total good. Devastating during all its six years, … Continue reading Film Review: The Monuments Men

Film Review: JFK

When the assassination of John F. Kennedy took place fifty-four years ago on November 22, 1963, the nation lost perhaps one of its greatest statesmen and leaders. While the story of the madman Lee Harvey Oswald shooting the President who led the nation through the darkest days of the Cold War is the widely accepted … Continue reading Film Review: JFK