Natalie Portman Channels Jackie Kennedy in Oscar-Nominated Performance

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  Jackie DVD Review by Kam Williams Natalie Portman Channels Jackie Kennedy in Oscar-Nominated Performance How did Jackie Kennedy feel in the wake of her husband’s assassination in Dallas on November 22, 1963? That is the question explored in Jackie, a picture which paints a perceptive portrait of Camelot’s First Lady by speculating about her […]

Cosby: His Life and Times

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  Cosby: His Life and Times by Mark Whitaker Simon & Schuster Hardcover, $29.99                                                       560 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-4516-9797-1   Book Review by Kam Williams   “[Bill] Cosby grew up in a Philadelphia housing project, the son of an alcoholic, largely absent father and a loving but overworked mother… After dropping out of high school, […]