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Mike Pihlman

I am the Director of a 501c3 non-profit that awards college scholarships to Tracy, CA scholars in honor of my daughter's best friend, and our part-time daughter, Carol Phan who we lost on Sept 18, 2010.

I am a: Book Review (, Technology (, and Movie Review ( blogger.

“A Simple Favor” Movie Review

Stephanie Smothers (Anna Kendrick) is a home improvement / cooking video-blogger. Stephanie is a widow raising a young boy. Emily Nelson (Blake Lively) is a high-powered executive married to a University Professor, Sean Townsend (Henry Golding), and raising a young boy. Stephanie and Emily meet at school one […]