What to See This Weekend: Guardians Rule, Funk King Boogies

The best movie weekend of the summer is upon us! So buy yourself a day pass to the multiplex and relish the rousing biography of a music legend, a new sci-fi classic and an intimately focused drama with a devastating punch.   Get on Up Chadwick Boseman (Jackie Robinson in 42) makes playing The Hardest-Working Man in Show Business seem easy in this spectacular, funk-driven biography of James Brown. The soundtrack is the genuine Brown, but Boseman nails his Mashed …

NFLPA + AARP = Creating Good!

We all know that taking action in our communities is important – to both the communities we serve and our own well-being. AARP has been committed to volunteerism through its Create the Good initiative, and now AARP is teaming up with the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) to spread the word. James “JB” Brown – who also happens to be hosting the NFL’s biggest game this Sunday on CBS – has been involved with Create the Good since its launch in …

James Brown: Share Your Gift

From Patti Shea Famed football announcer James “JB” Brown got close with his audience, ditching the standard podium so he could see their faces close up. JB, host of CBS’s NFL Today and AARP’s Community Ambassador, delighted the audience with stories of former NFL stars and colleagues Terry Bradshaw and Howie Long. But JB also talked about his childhood and how he learned about giving back to the community. “The nuclear family is only as strong as those who are …