| Jan 27, 2012
| 9:47 PM
Los Angeles city officials have released an edited version of a frantic 911 call made from actress Demi Moore's home earlier this week.
The call was placed about 10:45 p.m. Monday from Moore's Benedict Canyon home.
It begins with minutes of confusion...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:02 PM
Gloria Steinem opens the door to her home. That simple gesture could not be more symbolic.
The most famous of the founders of the women's movement has been opening doors of all kinds for more than 40 years.
To women of a certain age, those who marched...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:39 PM
This means war with Tom Hardy. He impressed me so much in Bronson and has had great turns in Warrior and Inception, only to take a paycheck doing this silly movie. Now that being said, the movie was a little better than I thought it would be (but far from...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Come discover the true story of Margaret Fuller, the mother of the women's movement, at the Rockford College Clark Arts Center on March 28, 2012, at 7 pm.
Lost in a shipwreck in 1850 at age 40, Margaret Fuller was a world celebrity her era's Gloria...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 7:50 AM
The effects of media messages about women's roles in contemporary society are considered by director Jennifer Siebel Newsom's documentary.
Along with relevant footage illustrating such messages, many interviews reveal the related impact being felt by...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 3:58 PM
I'm not really one to question a Festival of Tolerance. It sounds nice. But perhaps the timing's not right when you're very much in midst of a murderous witch-vampire battle.
And the head witch has turned into a cult leader.
WORST FESTIVAL OF...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:57 AM
Smoke wafts over the stage as a sexy chanteuse bursts through a curtain of gold streamers and reaches for the microphone to sing "The Lady Is a Tramp."
"Wait. Can I try that again?" asks the singer, Laura Benanti, who plays Bunny mother Carol-Lynne in...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 9:04 AM
NBC's 1960s set drama "The Playboy Club" hasn't even premiered, yet critics have had their tails in a twist for months.
An NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City refused to air it. Feminist author Gloria Steinem, who famously went undercover as a Bunny for a...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 10:28 AM
NBC said Monday it will replace "The Playboy Club" with its news program "Rock Center with Brian Williams" beginning Oct. 31.
After three low-rated episodes, NBC has axed the Chicago-set sudser about Bunnies in the first of Hugh Hefner's Playboy Clubs in...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 3:40 PM
What do I have in common with a growing list of authors that include Salman Rushdie, Lemony Snicket, Gloria Steinem and Alice Walker? If you said we’re regulars at Mario’s deli, you’d be wrong. Except in my case, where you would have...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Sally Ride had the coolest name. Perfect for the first American woman in space.
On that day in 1983 when she shattered the ultimate glass ceiling aboard the shuttle Challenger, many in the crowd of a quarter-million people watching the launch — a...