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Compelling People — Interesting Lives

Monthly Archive: March 2014

Friday

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March 2014

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Julian Lennon Interview: Happiness Is a Colombian Tribe

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Julian Lennon

Julian Lennon’s sensitive and poetic vision of life courses through his exquisite photography, philanthropic pursuits, and his acclaimed music. His debut album, Valotte, yielded two top ten hits – the title track and “Too Late for Goodbyes” – and he was Grammy nominated for Best New Artist and went on to have multiple number one singles on the US album rock charts. Internationally, one of his most popular songs, “Saltwater,” charted successfully around the world, topping in Australia for four weeks and reaching number six in the UK. In 2007, Lennon founded the global environmental and humanitarian organization The White […]

Monday

24

March 2014

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Jesse Ventura Interview: "I Simply Don't Believe in Religion; I Follow the Teachings of George Carlin"

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Jesse Ventura

Former governor of Minnesota (1999-2003), former professional wrestler, bodyguard, actor, author and veteran Jesse Ventura has been bringing his message to the people in a new way (from Mexico) with his online-only show entitled Off the Grid.  In one month’s time, Off the Grid, on Tuesday through Friday, carried by Ora.tv and YouTube, already has a viewership of 1.3 million. Guests interviewed by Ventura on Off the Grid include Edward Snowden’s legal advisor Ben Mizner to discuss the whistleblower’s case, Judge Andrew Napolitano, Ron Paul and Thomas Drake. Most interviews last about 15 to 20 minutes, and Ventura – who […]

Tuesday

18

March 2014

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Sara Evans Interview: How the Country Superstar Swapped Glitzy Nashville Life for Family Bliss in Bama

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Sara Evans

In 1991, Sara Evans moved from her family farm near New Franklin, Missouri, to Nashville, Tennessee, to become a country music artist. It wasn’t long before she was signed by RCA Nashville. Over the years, she has sold about six million records, and her last four albums have been certified Gold, Platinum or multi-Platinum. Evans has scored several No. 1 hits, among them “Suds in the Bucket,” “A Real Fine Place to Start,” “No Place That Far” and “A Little Bit Stronger,” the title track of her chart-topping 2011 album Stronger. The talented singer/songwriter performed at the 2006 ACM awards […]

Monday

17

March 2014

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Stacy Keach Interview: Poignant and Personal, an Intimate Look at a Legendary Actor's Life and Career

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Stacy Keach

Born in Savannah, Georgia on June 2, 1941, Stacy Keach does it all in film and television and is one of America’s most acknowledged Shakespearean actors. He started in theatre at an early age and came to prominence on stage in the 1960s playing in MacBird!, an Off Broadway anti-war satire staged at the Village Gate and entered films in 1968, landing a solid supporting role in The Heart is a Lonely Hunter. Early in his career, he was credited as Stacy Keach, Jr. to distinguish himself from his father Stacy Keach, Sr., also in show business. He has played […]