'Spider-Man' takes on 'hope and change'

by Drew Zahn -- In 2008, the words "hope" and "change" became indelibly linked to Barack Obama, the would-be president of perpetual campaigning. But perhaps they're not quite so "indelible." Might it more…

Obama's billionaire sticking it
to middle class?

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_793131" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Tom Steyer"][/caption] In big-money politics, few are bigger than former hedge-fund manager Tom Steyer, a Democrat billionaire who has spent tens of millions in more…

Paul Walker's last movie tries to 'fix' Detroit

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_786701" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Paul Walker in scene from "Brick Mansions""][/caption] In his last movie role before the car accident that claimed his life, actor Paul Walker made more…

'Harbinger' author to open
National Day of Prayer

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_243289" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Rabbi Jonathan Cahn"][/caption] Rabbi Jonathan Cahn, author of runaway bestseller "The Harbinger," has been invited to join the speakers for the 63rd annual National more…

Is the nuclear family becoming irrelevant?

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_768521" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Tim Sisarich of "Irreplaceable""][/caption] Tim Sisarich, executive director of Focus on the Family New Zealand, purposely left his family at home to tour the more…

Hollywood hunks reveal 'how to be a superhero'

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_765571" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Actor Henry Cavill as Superman in "Man of Steel""][/caption] Superpowers, super costumes, super gadgets – it's easy to see why America has a fascination more…

Finally! A TV program for the whole family

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_759941" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Martha Williamson (seated, center) with cast of "Signed, Sealed, Delivered""][/caption] For years, "family-friendly television" has been practically an oxymoron. But on Sunday, April 20, more…

Christian movies launch hit songs

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_743471" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Christa Wells, voice of "A Long Way Off""][/caption] Christian films are starting to make their mark, not just in Hollywood, but also in the more…