Why Kiele Sanchez’s Lisa Prince was the real boss of Navy Street on ‘Kingdom’

Lisa Prince is a badass. Plain and simple. This also means Kiele Sanchez, the actress who portrays Prince, is also a badass. “Kingdom” fans know what I’m talking about. The MMA show found a new home and long lost fame in July when it landed on Netflix, but there was a whole other part of … More Why Kiele Sanchez’s Lisa Prince was the real boss of Navy Street on ‘Kingdom’

South City Confessions: Stop worrying about what you can’t control in life

Forget about it. While it’s an iconic movie line to most, it’s actually great advice to yourself just about every day. Fuggedaboutit! Basically, control what you can, and stop worrying about the rest. All it’s doing is causing massive internal agony that is just being placed on the really important stuff. It’s why people have … More South City Confessions: Stop worrying about what you can’t control in life

Lou Brock may have finally stolen heaven, but he’ll live in Cardinal hearts forever

Without Lou Brock, I may not like baseball as much as I do today. One could call it a stretch. After all, my dad’s old man famously paced the front porch of his home off Bancroft and Macklind while ranting about the latest Cardinals’ heartbreaking incident. It could have come naturally since my dad was … More Lou Brock may have finally stolen heaven, but he’ll live in Cardinal hearts forever

‘Synchronic’ is proof that Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead are for real

Time is a constraint. No matter how you see it, the clock is always ticking, reminding us of our mortality and how long we may have left on this rock. Father Time is simply undefeated. But it can also teach us a few things if we are paying attention, especially if there was a way … More ‘Synchronic’ is proof that Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead are for real

“That’s how you get Capone!” Looking back at Sean Connery’s greatest performance

Sean Connery was a towering talent who knew when to walk away from the movie game. A Great Scot who left Hollywood nearly two decades ago, deciding to let the 90 or so film credits stands as his badge of artistic honor. And if you had a resume like Connery, why stick around and fill … More “That’s how you get Capone!” Looking back at Sean Connery’s greatest performance

South City Confessions: The one heroic deed that the St. Louis Cardinals did for the Manual Scoreboard crew

Troy Siade died too young. He was the kind of the guy who came into a dark room and provided instant electricity. A guiding light for a slow day at the old ballpark. Old as in Busch Stadium 2.0, the outdated model that sat across the street and contained thousands of vivid memories for me. … More South City Confessions: The one heroic deed that the St. Louis Cardinals did for the Manual Scoreboard crew

South City Confessions: Are writers becoming a dying breed?

No one cares about writers anymore. I mean, not really. Let’s pour a bourbon and wax poetically about the dying breed of scribes. It’s not like minds aren’t reading articles these days. There’s still a need out there for commentary, even if it’s not that interesting. People will suck in as much Huff Post, Esquire, … More South City Confessions: Are writers becoming a dying breed?