Category: Entertainment

Monkeys And Bananas

One wonders why bananas and monkeys have been associated, especially in cartoons. How did this happen? My take on this is that it happened as a result of colonialism. The United States of America bought the Philippine Archipelago from Spain for $20,000 and occupied it for 50 years. In the beginning of the occupation, there

How to Get Sponsors For an Event

Part I: Understanding the Basics of Sponsorships Sponsorships, as defined by IEG, the global authority on sponsorship, are cash or in-kind fees paid to a property, such as a sports, entertainment or non-profit event, in return for access to the exploitable commercial potential associated with that property. According to IEG, sports events hold the largest

Fiction and Reality

Fiction is an integral part of human life. Man has an inherent need for diversion to get away, even if for a few moments, from the humdrum of life. Story telling has been one of the earliest ways of accomplishing that and over the ages it has grown into the diverse forms of entertainment we

20 Top Tips for a 40th Birthday Party

Plan early Give yourself plenty of time to plan your event, research party ideas and to secure your preferred venue (if not holding the party at home). Budget Set yourself a realistic budget. Prioritise where you’ll get the most “bang for buck”. For example a three piece band will eat up a large percentage of

The 3 Types of Music Producers

The professional title of producer is one of the most commonly misused titles in the music industry. This article will cover the three different types of music producers as well as the roles they play within the music industry and inside the recording studio. What A Producer Isn’t A producer isn’t a musician that makes

The Types of Creating Cartoon Drawings

Cartooning is an effective illustration tool that Graphic artists, as well as fashion designers, can utilize in the designing of visual communication products like magazines, posters, billboards etc. There are basically five types of cartoon drawings. These are Gag, Comic Strip, Animated, Editorial and Illustrative cartoons. Each of the types has their distinct uses in

Interesting Facts About Culinary Arts

Want to know some interesting facts about culinary arts? Well, as most people know, the culinary arts revolve around culinary arts and food, and they include everything from restaurant management and hospitality management to food science and food safety. Someone who works in any of these areas is called a “culinarian,” and that includes everyone