Sharon Omi: Ally

After screening the tender film, Eat With Me, and witnessing Sharon Omi’s stunning portrayal of the distraught mother going through crisis, I was intent...

Dini von Mueffling: Advocate

Dini von Mueffling. With a name like that you’d expect the title “Lady” to precede it. Lady…Dini…von…Mueffling! Well, this gal is some lady, and...

Ronn Rucker: Advocate

Ronn Rucker raised a ruckus! This man started the first HIV anonymous test site in the world...in the world! His name is Dr. Ronn Rucker,...

Emerson Collins: Advocate

Don’t forget to grab your complimentary chocolate chip cookies!” urges the concierge as I leave the check-in counter at the Tropicana Hotel Las Vegas....

Evan Low: Ally

What happens in Vegas”...does not stay in Vegas—because Ms. Ruby tells all! Beyond the marquee lights, gaming, and lengthy strip traffic lights, this desert town...

Dustin Sohn: Ally

It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood….” That tune Mister Rogers used to croon in the opening of his celebrated kid’s TV show, Mister...

Betty Holston Smith

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer This girl makes me feel like SuperWeenie! Where does she get such strength and endurance? Technically she’s older than me,...

Russell Thomas Grieve

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Russell Thomas Grieve My head is still reeling from the emotional charge of the Pompeii exhibit that I attended at L.A.’s California...

Leif Rogers, MD

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Holy bedpan, the holidays are upon us once again. Every year, though, I do look forward to a non-traditional meal:...

Anne O’Shea & Brian Quattrini: Advocates

My goodness, it’s the season when they release the Oscar-worhty films! I still recall the stirring nominated song Lady Gaga performed at the last...

LATEST POSTS

5B’s Cliff Morrison, Guy Vanderberg, Harry Breaux & Alison Moed: Cover...

A Human Touch Some of the Stars of a New Documentary, 5B—Cliff Morrison, Alison Moed, Guy Vanderberg, Harry Breaux and Others—Tell A&U’s Hank Trout How...

Terence Steward II: Advocate

Spencer Trinwith: Advocate