| May 1, 2013
| 2:27 PM
The cocktail is well past a comeback.
Tom Collins, Bloody Mary, Brandy Alexander, Gin Rickey, Harvey Wallbanger, Pink Lady and that little tart Hot Toddy have taken their place at the bar, and they show no signs of giving up their seats.
| May 13, 2013
| 4:00 AM
NEW YORK — This week, the streets of midtown Manhattan will once again swarm with TV executives trying to woo ad buyers to their upcoming fall lineups with splashy presentations, star-packed cocktail parties and plentiful swag.
But there's an...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Can the return of Michael J. Fox, agent Jack Bauer and "Ironside" help vanquish the flesh-eating zombies that are threatening to take a bite out of television broadcasters' fortunes?
ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC are unveiling their fall lineups this week...
| May 15, 2013
Video gamers will soon have the opportunity to create their own superheroes for the DC Comics universe. Or turn Batman […]...
| May 31, 2013
The new trailer for Brad Pitt's globe-hopping pandemic thriller “World War Z” plays up the tension of the apocalyptic tale […]...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Much has been said of the cryptic Mayan calendar, an amazingly intricate ancient system that spans millennia and ends so rudely on December 21 of 2012. If it truly portends the end of the world, what exactly does this mean for car buyers currently...
| Oct 27, 2012
One of the first things you have to realize about zombies is that they drool blood, which must be hell on the dry cleaning. Never date a zombie, not even over a cup of coffee, unless you're one of those women with a bad boy/blood complex, in which case...
| Oct 30, 2011
Doubleday: 260 pp., $25.95
Colson Whitehead really couldn't have picked a better time to write a zombie novel. Even looking past its Halloween-adjacent release date, "Zone One" comes at a time when such horrors are...
| Jun 17, 2011
Simon Pegg is as close as you can get to a real-life geek superhero; his special powers include a real affection for Comic-Con culture and stepping into that imaginary world. As a boy, Pegg was swept away by his geek loves: live theater and the...
| Aug 16, 2011
Florida scares up spooktacular -- and early -- Halloween festivities
Whether you like your Halloween festivities to be super-spooky or perhaps not so scary, chances are very good that Florida has you covered with all manner of both ghostly -- and ghastly...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 5:03 AM
The hallo-weenies were on the prowl at the Caliente Nudist Resort in Land O'Lakes.
One ghoul, however, forgot his manners.
A security guard asked Kevin Fearn, dressed as a ghoul, to step outside after a woman complained he allegedly touched her...