Speakeasy Cinema: Blaze

This episode of Speakeasy Cinema is all about Ethan Hawke’s new film Blaze. Inspired by the life of Blaze Foley, the biographical film follows the unsung legend of Texas Outlaw Music. According to IFC, the distributor of Blaze, “The film weaves together three different periods of time, braiding re-imagined versions of Blaze’s past, present and future. The different…

Speakeasy’s Athens Fall Favorites

by Mackenzie Harris Supporting local businesses in Athens couldn’t be easier. With such a large range of unique shops, eateries, and attractions there’s nothing you can’t find. Of course, many  of these places always have something new to offer up. With this in mind, let’s take a look at some of our favorite things in…

Holidays of the Week (Oct. 1-Oct. 6)

by Aaron Brandenburg Let’s not wait for Halloween to reward ourselves with some celebration. I’ve got 7 more holidays this week to write about. September 30th- U.S “Shockingly” Wins another Gold Metal The 2000 Olympics in Sidney, Australia gave the U.S another opportunity to show of how many good basketball players live in the country.…

Holidays of the Week: Sept. 23-29

by Aaron Brandenburg Another week goes by, another week of holidays begin. Let’s just get right into it. September 23- Dog in Politics Day No matter what your political affiliation, we can all agree the mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota is the cutest mayor of all time. Duke, who just so happens to be a dog,…