Pharmacists are healthcare providers, not political actors

Imagine you go to buy a prescription. You hear the pharmacist say something like, “That would be $200… Oh wait, I didn’t run it through your insurance. Well, it’s $6.” That rush of relief you feel? This is your Pharmacy Benefits Manager in action. Pharmacy benefit managers, or PBMs, provide coverage for your prescriptions. Part … Read more

Flora and his animal son

(clockwise from bottom left:) Go varsity at Mariachi, Flora and my son, my animal (Courtesy of the Sundance Film Festival)The drawing: av club With most of the big premieres behind him, the 2023 Sundance Film Festival It switches to a lower gear before its final day on January 29. Those still on the grounds in … Read more

Seven Actors Discuss Paul T. Goldman’s Experience

Dennis Haysbert with Paul Finkelmann Paul T. Goldman. Photo: peacock There is a moment in the second episode of Paul T. Goldman — a surrealistic Peacock drama-documentary series about Paul Finkelman’s search for justice after falling victim to a scam perpetrated by his second ex-wife — when Ludwig Manukian, an actor who appeared briefly on … Read more

Report: The Walt Disney Company and Marvel Studios to educate actors in order to pacify communist China

A new report claims that The Walt Disney Company and Marvel Studios will begin educating actors and executives in order to appease communist China to ensure future films are released in the country. Jonathan Majors as Kang The Conqueror in Marvel Studios’ ANT-MAN AND THE WASP: QUANTUMANIA. Photo by Jay Maidment. © 2022 Marvel. The … Read more