How to Make Friendsgiving a Success

With no official origin, the term and festivities for Friendsgiving (friends and Thanksgiving) have been estimated to be around for a little over a decade.  Thinking of playing host this year? Here are a few items to consider for your next epic holiday.

  1. Invite the right people

Friendsgiving is a time to be thankful for your friends. You know, the people who you can lean on when your family just isn’t cutting it. First, …

What is The Securities Exchange Commission (SEC)?

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), administers all federal laws that regulate the securities industry. Fancy words for, they police the investment world and make sure no one’s doing any shady business.

A security is another word for—stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and many other types of intangible investments. If you buy gold bars (a tangible asset), that’s not a security, but if you buy stock in a precious metal fund (intangible), that’s a security. Many …

What’s Coming to Disney+ November 2019

What’s Coming to Disney+ November 2019

Get excited fort the launch of the long-awaited Disney+! Starting November 12, 2019, the new streaming platform will offer over 300 movies and 7,000 TV episodes as well as multiple series in the Marvel and Star Wars franchises (coming later). Check out the full list below to see what you can expect. Check out the full list as well as a condensed list below.

FILMS:
101 Dalmatians (1961, 1996)…

Hulu New Releases November 2019

Hulu New Releases November 2019

Hulu is really bringing it this November with a long list of TV shows and movies. Get into the Christmas spirit early with family favorites like 12 Dog Days Till Christmas, A Christmas Kiss II, A Cinderella Christmas, A Dogwalker’s Christmas Tale, and A Puppy for Christmas. Not quite done with Halloween? Hostel, Monster’s Ball, and Death Wish has you covered.

Nov. 1

10 to Midnight
28 Days Later
2001 …

New Amazon Prime Movies and TV Shows | November 2019

New Amazon Prime Movies and TV Shows | November 2019

Amazon has a variety of movies and TV shows out in November. Check out the full list below!

Nov. 1

21
2001 Maniacs
Alice
Assault on Precinct 13
Candyman: Day of the Dead
Child’s Play
Christmas With the Kranks
Cruel Intentions
De-Lovely
Desperate Hours
Die Another Day
Duck, You Sucker (A Fistful of Dynamite)
Excalibur
Guns of the Magnificent Seven
Hostel
Hostel: Part II
Jacob’s …

Coming to Netflix November 2019

Coming to Netflix November 2019

Netflix is offering up a variety of movies this November! Get in the holiday spirit early with Angela’s Christmas, The Christmas Chronicles, and A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding.

Nov. 1

Angela’s Christmas
Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Bring It On: In It to Win It
Cape Fear
Children of Men
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Cloverfield
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo
Doctor Strange
Fair Game – Director’s Cut
Follow This: Part …

4 Types of Halloween Costumes You Should NEVER Wear

Halloween is the best time of year for imitation. You can be anything you want from an elephant, to an astronaut, to a toothbrush, the sky’s the limit! Or it is? As far as societal norms go, there are always a few exceptions to everything and Halloween costumes are no different. Here is are examples of ensembles that will automatically put you right on Santa’s naughty list come Christmas a few months later.

1. Costumes

Amazon Prime Releases for September

Amazon Prime Releases for September

Available September 3

Victoria:  Season 3

Available September 6

Late Night

Niko and the Sword of Light

 

Available September 13

El Corazón de Sergio Ramos: Season 1

Undone: Season 1

 

Available September 24

American Horror Story: Apocalypse: Season 8

 

Available September 27

Rango

Transparent Musicale Finale

 

Available September 30

A Night at the Roxbury

Air Force One

Be Cool

Behave Yourself

Big Top Pee-wee

Bolden

Bulldog …

September Releases on Netflix

September 2019 Releases on Netflix

Available September 1

300

68 Kill

American Psycho (2000)

Dante’s Peak

Elena

For the Birds

Igor

Loo Loo Kids: Johny & Friends Musical Adventures: Season 1

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 6

Moving Art: Season 3

My Sister’s Keeper

Mystic River

Olmo & the Seagull

Open Season

Rebel in the Rye

Scream: Season 3

Serial Killer With Piers Morgan: Season 1

Spookley the Square Pumpkin

Stripes

Superbad

The Lake House…

New on Hulu Starting September 1

New on Hulu Starting September 1

Chuggington: Complete Seasons 1-5 (Lionsgate)
27 Dresses (2008)
50 First Dates (2004)
A Dog and Pony Show (2018)
A Guy Thing (2003)
A.R.C.H.I.E 2: Mission Impawsible (2003)
After the Screaming Stops (2018)
Against the Wild 2 (2016)
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996)
The Amityville Horror (1979)
An Everlasting Piece (2000)
Banking on Bitcoin (2016)
Basic Instinct (1992)
Bigfoot Country (2012)
Blown Away (1993)
Breaking Away (1979)
The …

Five Harmful Effects of Text Messaging

5 Harmful Effects of Text Messaging

Problems facing both the sender and receiver

According to research, Americans check their phones an average of 80 times a day; and send about 18 billion texts every day, 541 billion every month, and 6.5 trillion per year. It is the primary form of communication for Americans under 50 years old.

While SMS (short message service) presents a lot of advantages like convenience, urgency, discretion, and low cost, it …

Five Pointers for Networking In-Person Like a Pro

Five Pointers for Networking In-Person Like a Pro

(Or, How to Become a Fear-No-Evil Networking Ninja!)

They say humans fear public speaking more than death. For many the idea of networking isn’t far off. People dread it and avoid it like an overdue dentist appointment that they know will only result in severe discomfort at the very least. Be it as it may, it’s a necessary evil for any career to flourish the rocky waves …