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‘Movies for Grownups’ Throws a Film Festival in Boston

Posted on 05/12/2014 by |West Coast Editor, AARP The Magazine | Comments

EntertainmentMovie fans were drowning in choice at AARP’s Life@50+ event in Boston last week. The twice-yearly get-together of AARP members and partners, held at Boston’s convention center on May 9 and 10, featured a Movies for Grownups film festival that invited attendees to watch four feature films before their wider release to the public. (Admission to the screenings was included in the Life@50+ registration fee.) The lineup included two romantic comedies: 1) And So It Goes, from director Rob Reiner, …

The Five Things I Know About Jamie Moyer

Posted on 04/3/2012 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

Entertainment1) He started in the major leagues four months before I was born.   Jamie Moyer’s rookie card from 1986. Via Amazon, where you can buy it for $2.95. 2) My Kansas City hometown Royals last made the playoffs in 1985, before Jamie Moyer started his major league career. The last time the Royals were in the postseason, this haircut was cool. Via Flickr.  3) Know the feeling?  Unsubstantiated, but sounds right. We scanned MLB rosters – seems Jamie Moyer’s career is …