My grandpa was a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He was a member of Local 285. He was a truck driver for Superior Linen & Towel, & was President of Local 285 in the 1980s, when it merged with Local 51. He retired in 1989. He would always tell me about stories when he worked with the Teamsters. But the one that always stuck out to me was the story he told me about Jimmy Hoffa. He told me that…
I’ve finally been able to explain the impact this film has had on me.
Between my first viewing in December & my second viewing in February, something personally affecting occurred.
A couple weeks before Christmas, a good friend of mine suddenly passed away about a month before she was to turn 19. It was the first time I knew someone very well who was younger than me that I outlived. Obviously, it was very shocking & it still is to this day.…