Setting the Stage

In Aaron Sorkin’s early 2000s hit drama, The West Wing, one notices a predilection for the director to have the series’ characters conduct conversations whilst hastily moving through the West Wing of the White House. The tracking shots that accompany these dialogues allows for the viewer to feel as though they’re walking with the characters and […]

Stock Report: CPB – Campbell Soup Company

Key Stats for Campbell Soup Company Ticker: CPB Latest price: $53.60 Value: $16,315M Daily Volume: $85M Links: Yahoo Finance, SEC Edgar, campbellsoupcompany.com 1. What’s on the label? Campbell’s, certainly most widely known for its soup brand, is a fairly diversified food processing company, with three core businesses:  55% of CPB’s revenue stream is majorly comprised of […]

Homecoming

The walls of the room were streaked with a full palette of colors, swirling about in an abstract fashion. There was a time when the room would have been described as vibrant, but now that vibrancy was tarnished. The paint was chipped and peeling in many places, and the walls had more than a few […]

Disquieting History

Today Google commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Silent Parade – a protest held in New York City as a response to the East St. Louis Riots. The Silent Parade is regarded as the second instance of demonstrations in favor of civil rights. All of that information is available on the Wikipedia page though. The […]

Intersecting

I’ve been wondering what it would be like to stand on the side of a street and hold a cardboard sign for some time. In my head, the sign always had a positive motif like at the beginning of each episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and it would make some people smile or nod […]