| Jan 15, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Once you got past the pre-game show and the outrageous attempt by CBS Sports to use the telecast to try to rehabilitate the reputation of Detroit Lions stomper Ndamukong Suh, TV coverage of the Baltimore Ravens 20-13 victory over the Houston Texans wasn&...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Matt Birk shot down a report by NFL analyst and former general manager Charlie Casserly on CBS’ pre-game show stating that the Ravens center intended to retire from football after this season.
Birk, who is nearing the end of his 14th year in the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:10 AM
CBS is defending its decision to bring Ndamukong Suh on as an analyst last Sunday in its pre-game show prior to the AFC divisional matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans.
I wrote about it Sunday night in my review of CBS coverage,...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 11:07 PM
LA CRESCENTA — In a prime example that anything can change from game to game in the world of Pacific League girls' soccer, Wednesday's match between host Crescenta Valley High and Burroughs couldn't have been much more different than the teams'...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Game-show host Pat Sajak, who sent the Internet all aflutter this week when he acknowledged taping an occasional "Wheel of Fortune" episode while drunk back in his younger days, isn't fazed by his newfound online notoriety.
"It's the nature of the...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Goucher College senior Sarah Bart enters tonight's final on 'Jeopardy's College Championship' in second place, $8,200 behind the leader.
Bart was leading Monday going into Final Jeopardy, but missed this question: "In 2011, Elizabeth II marked the 400th...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 4:19 PM
An imaginative, cavern-style house in Malibu that looks like something out of "The Flintstones" has come on the market at $3.5 million. What a contrast then that the owners are seemingly ageless television personality Dick Clark and his wife, Kari,...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:28 PM
Hey Chicago, are you ready to play the "Feud?"
The classic game show "Family Feud" is coming to the Chicago area in its search to find the best families to compete on the show hosted by Steve Harvey. Auditions are scheduled for March 10 and 11 at the...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 11:15 AM
The Hideout was built on dirt.
It was constructed directly on top of the soil, a stone's throw from Goose Island, before the Kennedy expressway loomed at its right and Home Depot sprawled on its left, before it became a bar, then a bar and a place to see...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 10:59 PM
I wrote a book, "Winning With Integrity — How To Get What You Want Without Losing Your Soul," that suggests numerous techniques for achieving a win-win result in a negotiation. When parties deadlock and harden their positions thinking that the other...