SHAWN P. WILLIAMS Blog

Capital Investment in Southern Dallas with Effie Dennsion

Effie Dennison, Senior Vice President, Director of Community Development & Corporate Responsibility at Texas Capital Bank was our guest for this episode. Ms. Dennison discusses strategic investments made by Texas Capital in Southern Dallas, which include a branch in West Dallas and support in the new Red Bird development.

Last week on this Sunday – June 17th

So this week….. Errol Spence Jr. knocked out Carlos Ocampo at The Star in Frisco. His next fight should be against the winner of Shawn Porter/Danny Garcia fight in August. After that…Terrence Crawford? The Dallas City Council approved $22 million to help in the redevelopment of Red Bird Mall. Nine years...

My Thoughts on The Last Jedi: Spoiler Free

My Thoughts on The Last Jedi: Spoiler Free

It doesn’t take a genius to guess that I loved ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi.’ It wasn’t a perfect movie by any stretch.  But it is an ‘amazingly excellent’ entry into Star Wars film lore, as I described it to one friend who asked. On Friday I was surprised at...

Ric Flair: Thanks For The Memories

As the press build up progressed for the Ric Flair 30 for 30 it took me back to the days my youth. So many Saturday afternoons and Saturday nights were devoted to wrestling or “raslin” as my Big Mama called it. Watching Nature Boy on ESPN was like being in a...

Harley Quinn gets a standalone film; Black Panther #2 now on shelves

Harley Quinn gets a standalone film; Black Panther #2 now on shelves

So….the things that caught my attention today: Suicide Squad hasn’t even hit theaters yet, but Hollywood Reporter says Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn will be featured in a future film. According to their exclusive, Robbie has taken to the female characters in D.C.’s comic universe which goes great with the newly introduced DC...

Black Panther Buzz Two Year Early

Black Panther Buzz Two Year Early

A quick Twitter check yielded #BlackPantherSoLit as a trending topic…tell me more internet. Top Tweets brought me to an article in Variety that shows Michael B. Jordan as on his way to becoming part of Marvel’s Black Panther film due out in February 2018.  This in addition to Lupita Nyong’o being set to join...

Is This Thing On?

Is This Thing On?

It’s only been like four years since I posted to this site. I kind of wanted to see if I could still log in on a WordPress site.  Plus I’ve been waxing poetic on the fact that this blog is almost 10 years old (let’s not count the 3+ year...