Posts Tagged ‘Man of the Week’

Man of the Week: The Dancing Man
Mar 09, 2015
Man of the Week: The Dancing Man
Many of us have had to deal with body shaming and ridicule on the internet. We’re unfortunately aware of the trolls and the fat-shamers – two of the downsides of this amazing tool we use daily to stay connected and share our lives. Last week, photographs began circulating online of a big guy dancing in a crowd...
Dean DeBlois - Man of the Week
Jan 12, 2015
Man of the Week: Dean DeBlois
Our latest Man of the Week, Dean DeBlois, had a pretty good weekend. The writer and director of How to Train Your Dragon 2 took home a Golden Globe for Best Animated Film. Hailing from Quebec, DeBlois began his career as an animator in Ottawa, working on various animated TV productions. In the 90’s, DeBlois...
Tyler Jacobs makes the cover of Pose Magazine
Jan 06, 2015
Man of the Week: Tyler Jacobs in POSE Magazine
We didn’t have to go very far to find 2015’s first Man of the Week. You might remember our friend and contributor Tyler Jacobs from this interview or his contributions to our holiday gift guide – now, you can catch him on the cover of POSE Magazine! In their January 2015 issue, Tyler talks about being a Dad,...
Seth Rogen and James Franco are Naked and Afraid
Nov 18, 2014
Seth Rogen and James Franco Get Naked and Afraid
Seth Rogen and James Franco could have chosen to do the same old interview and promo tour to get the word out about their new film, The Interview. Instead, they decided to try something a bit more…personal. They decided to take part in a special episode of the Discovery Channel Show, Naked and Afraid: The...
Scott Spolverino Talks Spirits
Sep 29, 2014
Scott Spolverino Talks Spirits, Style and Blogging
Few people love spirits as much as Scott Spolverino. After earning his Masters Degree in Brewing and Distilling, he picked up a job at a top New York distillery, began writing for industry magazines, and started the blog In With Bacchus. We talk to Scott about his favorite drinks, starting a blog, and what exactly one does...
Markus Persson, Man of the Week!
Sep 15, 2014
Man of the Week: Markus ‘Notch’ Persson
This morning Microsoft confirmed plans to acquire Mojang, the studio that created the sandbox indie game Minecraft for a cool $2.5 billion. By the end of the year, the deal will be done, and the founding members of the game studio will step down – including game creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson. Persson originally released an alpha version...
Man of the Week: Shane Koyczan
Aug 25, 2014
Man of the Week: Shane Koyczan
Our latest Man of the Week went from a childhood of being tormented by bullies to life as an award winning poet, author and performer. You might know Shane Koyczan his performance of We Are More at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, or from his powerful anti-bullying video, To This Day, which to date has over 14 million views on YouTube....
Kevin Smith decides not to retire
Jul 07, 2014
Man of the Week: Kevin Smith
Director Kevin Smith gets this week’s MOTW nod for changing his mind about retiring. You might remember reading one of the many articles about his impending retirement a few years back. “I don’t have any stories left to tell,” he told Entertainment Weekly at one point. Turns out (thankfully), that’s not true. Smith’s horror feature, Tusk, is...
Man of the Week: Michael Chernus
Jun 09, 2014
Man of the Week: Michael Chernus
Michael Chernus has been popping up in movies and TV shows for years. He’s one of those guys you recognize when you see him in something, but you can’t quite put your finger on what you know him from. Until recently, that is. If you didn’t know him from The Bourne Legacy or 2013’s Captain Phillips,...
Bobby Moynihan as George R.R. Martin
Apr 07, 2014
Man of the Week: Bobby Moynihan as George R.R. Martin
[hr] “I’ll tell you this – it’s 3000 pages long, everyone you’ve grown to love dies, and something very big is coming. Something very shocking is coming.” “Is it winter?” “Yeah – yeah, it’s winter.” After months of anticipation, Game of Thrones is back! SNL’s Bobby Moynihan took to Weekend Update as GOT author George...