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  • Frozen
    DVD Tuesday: double the Disney with 'Frozen' and 'Saving Mr. Banks'
    Are you prepared to “Let It Go”? Even though it’s still in theaters, the Disney hit that’s sweeping the nation, “Frozen”, is coming out on DVD and Blu-ray this Tuesday, so you can sing along to your heart&rsquo...
  •  U2 will perform ‘Ordinary Love’ live at the 86th Academy Awards
    U2 to perform ‘Ordinary Love’ live for the first time at the 86th Academy Awards
    U2 will perform their Oscar-nominated song “Ordinary Love” at the 86th Academy Awards in March. According to a report by CBS News on Feb. 12, it will be the first time that the band has performed the song live.Producers Craig Zadan and...
  • Mandela took 'Long Walk To Freedom'
    Mandela took 'Long Walk To Freedom'
    The legendary Nelson Mandela’s powerful biopic highest grossing biopic of all-time in South Africa.“Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom” became the highest grossing biopic of all-time in South Africa.Recently, this international...
  • Mandela and Down syndrome child
    Mandela was 'down' with Down syndrome
    Nelson Mandela fought against apartheid and stood up for civil rights and Down syndrome. Following his recent death, photos of Mandela and a young African boy with Down syndrome surfaced in the DS world and on social sites. Historically, African...
  • Premier Hotel OR Tambo
    Room Report: Premier Hotel OR Tambo Airport
    Arrival Experience: Guests arrive at the Premier Hotel OR Tambo via complimentary shuttle, which is easily found from the airport's hotel transfer station. All hotel shuttles are located there, and direct signage leads guests there without...
  • African American Heroes
    Five black men loved by African Americans
    U.S. history is filled with people who have left a lasting mark on the American people, the country, or the world. Some of these people were (or are) respected and revered as heroes and leaders. Others were (or are) feared or despised as villains...
  • 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' is very impressive
    'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' is very impressive
    Recently, the film "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" was released, right around the time the former president died. For those who do not know much about the late Nelson Mandela, the movie is a good choice as we learn a lot about him and...
  • Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
    Movie review: Get to know 'Mandela' in a film that is made literally by the book
    The great Nelson Mandela passed away on Dec 5, so the release of the new film, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (opening today), couldn't be more appropriately timed. Those who lived through his time know the man as a legendary figure and in my...
  • 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'
    'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' is a fitting tribute to a global leader
    On December 5, 2013 in South Africa, the world lost one of its most reverend leaders, Nelson Mandela. On that day, the film, based on the 1994 autobiography of the same name, ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ was being shown in a London...
  • Remembering Nelson Mandela--Madiba
    In remembrance of Nelson Mandela
    After 10 days filled with honors and mourning, former South African president and anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela was laid to rest with world dignitaries from around the globe in attendance. On Sunday, Dec. 15 Nelson Mandela returned...
  • Fake interpreter murder: Rape, murder charges against Mandela’s fake interpreter
    Fake interpreter murder: Rape, murder charges against Mandela’s fake interpreter
    The fake interpreter murder, rape, and kidnapping charges of the man who stood next to world leaders at Mandela’s memorial have mysteriously vanished. The news of the fake interpreter’s murder, rape, theft, housebreaking, and...
  • Fake interpreter murder: False Mandela interpreter charged with murder and rape
    Fake interpreter murder: False Mandela interpreter charged with murder and rape
    The fake interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service was charged with murder and rape earlier in his lifetime, though he has only been convicted on the sexual assault charge. The man in question, Thamsanga Jantile, has claimed that he...
  • Mandela the ultimate Challenge
    Mandela and the ultimate challenge
    The third quarter of 2013, although not yet finished, has been very challenging for our family. It witnessed the passing of my own mother Merdina Rose-Hyde, whose life, legacy, and relevance cannot be adequately quantified; the transition of my...
  • Nelson Mandela
    Expert on South Africa remembers Nelson Mandela
    Released by coincidence at the time of Nelson Mandela's death and funeral, "Knowing Mandela: A Personal Portrait" (HarperPerennial, $14.99) by John Carlin stands as a uniquely personal portrait of the South African leader.Carlin was...
  • President Obama creates a moment with Raul Castro
    Mandela memorial service creates moment between Obama and Raul Castro
    The International Business Times reported on Dec. 10, 2013 on a brief moment when President Obama shook hands with Raul Castro as Obama started to speak at Mandela’s memorial service.President Obama said that Mandela’s example made him...