If you’re looking to sample culture from around the world, without ever leaving the country, then look no further than Queens, N.Y. Boasting a diverse community with residents from over 100 countries, a new influx of tourists have come to realize that Queens offers a potpourri of cuisine, art and lifestyle. It’s a marriage of traditional and modern culture, as new arrivals enjoy current attractions as well as visit popular institutions that have been around for decades.
Written and Produced by Brian Prowse-Gany It’s the biggest bowling match of the year: Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie “Killer” Couric faces off with founder, CEO and creative head of Nerdist Industries Chris Hardwick! Chris is the ultimate Renaissance man when it comes to geek culture. From hosting the new nightly comedy-game show on Comedy Central “@Midnight” and his weekly “Walking Dead” follow-up show “The Talking Dead” to recording his über-successful Nerdist podcasts and his comedy standup, acting and even voicing the cartoon character Craig on Nickelodeon’s “Sanjay and Craig,” this guy does it all. Chris got Katie up to speed on his latest and greatest adventures in geek entertainment, all while challenging her to a showdown involving one of his favorite pastimes, bowling.
… Did you finish that book?” Principal Khari Shabazz has something to say to each and every one of his students, all of whom he seems to know on a personal level. Helping the youth of impoverished communities like this one has always been a priority for Khari Shabazz.
By Brian Prowse-Gany Hail to the chief! This week marks the return of America’s favorite foul-mouthed leader, President Selina Meyer, in Season 4 of HBO’s hit comedy “Veep.” Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns in the role that has already won her three Emmys and a SAG Award. With Selina, Julia has accomplished the rare achievement of having a third successful character on TV, following Christine Campbell in “The New Adventures of Old Christine” and, of course, theunforgettable Elaine Benes from “Seinfeld.”