Most Not Happy With In Memoriam Segment at the Oscars

There’s no surprise here.  41.7% of you thought the biggest faux pas at this year’s Oscars was leaving out Bea Arthur and Farrah Fawcett.  No excuse coming from the Academy will be good enough.  A quarter of you (25% exactly), thought Elinor “Lady Kanye” Burkett was worse.  8.3% of you thought that there should have […]

10 Best Pic Nods = Too Many Nominees

More than half of our participants (at 58.3%) believed that there were way too many nominees for Best Picture this year.  Some of you (at 25%), believed that the Academy should split the best film nominations into two categories, similar to the Golden Globes.  There were also readers who felt that 10 was way too […]

Oscar Surprises? Not Really

It doesn’t look like there are that many surprises this year. Acting nominations include: Meryl Streep (Best Actress), George Clooney (Best Actor), Mo’Nique (Best Supporting Actress), Gabourey Sidibe (Best Actress).  For directing, it is no surprise to all of us that James Cameron was nominated for Best Director.  Others on the list include: Jason Reitman (Up in […]

Oscar Poll: 10 Best Pic Nominees Too Many?

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Peace Prize for Obama: Over 73% Don't Think He's Ready

Last week, Prospere Magazine asked its readers whether they thought that US President deserved the Nobel Peace Prize.  Over 73% of our readers (at 73.7%), thought that he hasn’t done enough in his Presidency to get one.  10.5% thought that he did deserve it and 15.8% were indifferent.  What do you think of the results?

Does President Obama Deserve the Nobel Peace Prize?

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No Duh…Kanye's an Idiot

Prospere Magazine is definitely NOT surprised that over half of you (62.5%!) thought that Kanye’s VMA interruption was rude (and that he needed help), though we WERE surprised that few of you thought that it was part of his branding (at only 12.5%). Another 12.5% of you don’t know who Kanye is.  There are also […]

Cynthia's Thoughts on Going to High School Alum Events

This week, I had the wonderful chance of going back to my high school to attend a dinner honouring an alumna, or Old Girls as we call ourselves.  It’s amazing how popular these events are.  Sure, the woman honoured this year is well-known, but it seems that at this school, at least, these functions tend […]