Sean Connery

James Bond – And My First Kiss

Posted on 08/9/2012 by |News, Culture, Sights and Sounds | Comments

EntertainmentIt was summer, we were at camp, and Karen was willing. Starting when I was 10, I had seen every James Bond movie, so I knew how to kiss and how to handle women. You brought her face to yours. You inhaled deeply – since you wouldn’t have a chance to breathe for a while – then you went for the kill, uh, kiss. I’m not sure I drew blood in those first few sessions, but I must have startled …

Go Green! 10 St. Patrick’s Day Movies

Posted on 03/14/2012 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentSome 45 million Americans identify themselves as Irish—weird, when you consider only six million people live on the whole of Erin’s Isle—but perhaps that explains why so many classic movies have an Irish focus. These days, an awful lot of those movies seem obsessed with the dark side of Ireland, it’s history of famine and religious strife. But faith and begorrah, it’s St. Patty’s Day, time to celebrate the beauty of the land and the resilient, sometimes quirky nature of …