This year has brought several tragic celebrity deaths. Earlier in 2021, Dustin Diamond (who played Screech on “Saved by the Bell”) passed away, as did rappers DMX and Biz Markie. More recently, we lost comedian Norm Macdonald and acclaimed actor Michael K. Williams of “The Wire.” What’s most shocking is that Norm Macdonald was the oldest of all these celebrities when he died — and he was only 61 ... CONTINUE READING
Tips for Spending the Holidays Alone
Many Americans spend the holidays alone every year, and the pandemic has only made it more difficult for people to see their loved ones, as travel has become more restricted and strenuous.
If you’re one of these people who are spending their first holiday season alone this year, here are a few strategies you can try to make the situation a little easier ... CONTINUE READING
The Difference Between Slander, Libel, and Defamation
In a time when attack politics are at the forefront of media and politics, we often hear terms like slander, libel, and defamation. While the First Amendment gives us our freedom of speech, not all speech is protected. It’s more important than ever to understand the difference between slander, libel, and defamation and know how to ensure your speech does not cross into these areas ... CONTINUE READING