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Holidays

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  • A Chilling Look Into Adam Lanza's World

    A Chilling Look Into Adam Lanza's World
    Three words scream out from a storybook 10-year-old Adam Lanza wrote as a fifth-grader. "Let's hurt children." The young Lanza put those words in the mouth of Dora the Beserker (sic), one of the homicidal characters included in "The Big Book of...
  • Heat the team to beat in NBA's Eastern Conference

    PLAYOFF-BOUND 1. Miami 2012-13 finish: 66-16. Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden. Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard. The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
  • Golden Globes 2014: 'American Hustle,' '12 Years a Slave' take lead

    By mid-November, when most directors of holiday movies were unwinding with their work largely completed, filmmaker David O. Russell was pulling 18-hour days and seven-day weeks, rushing to finish "American Hustle." The mad dash was worth it: "American...
  • The hazards of Halloween parties

    The hazards of Halloween parties
    I always hated zombies. But I liked Gordon. He was going to be at my friend Jaime's annual Halloween party in Hollywood. I loved Halloween, and I never missed her party, but I was in New York working on a TV show. Homesick for my friends in L.A., I...
  • BET's 'Dancesical' is a holiday show in need of story

    BET's 'Dancesical' is a holiday show in need of story
    One of the raps against Black Ensemble Theater is that all of its shows follow a common formula: Take a leading light in the history of African-American music and tell his, her or their behind-the-music story of overcoming adversity. Frankly, that formula...
  • Light the Menurkey for Thanksgivukkah? Oy vey

    Light the Menurkey for Thanksgivukkah? Oy vey
    Gobble tov! Hanukkah is just 45 days away, and Christmas is coming right up! Forget Halloween candy and costumes. The upcoming holidays qualify as a shopping emergency. If you think I've lost my mind, don't. It's your sanity that may be on the line....
  • Retailers begin round-the-clock store hours

    Retailers begin round-the-clock store hours
    Big box retailers and department stores like Toys "R" Us and Kohl's will offer more consecutive store hours than ever before in anticipation of Christmas this year. Kohl’s stores will be open for more than 100 hours straight, beginning at 6 a.m....
  • Want to watch a Yule log burn on TV? Here's where to do it

    Want to watch a Yule log burn on TV? Here's where to do it
    Christmas not complete without film of a burning Yule log playing on your TV? The annual holiday tradition is back this year, but with a few modern variations. The annual Yule log film began in 1966 when New York station WPIX first aired a three-hour...
  • Making deadly games of thrones with "The Lion in Winter"

    Making deadly games of thrones with "The Lion in Winter"
    “Try; you can hear the thinking through the walls,” King Henry II says in the solid-as-a-rock Palm Beach Dramaworks production of “The Lion in Winter” playing through Jan. 5 in West Palm Beach. We almost feel that we can. For...
  • Land of Linkin'

     
    A weekly listing of intriguing, wacky, useful, provocative and otherwise interesting links that readers and I have come across and think you might want to see. The video that accompanies this version of Stephen Colbert's "Another Christmas Song" is...
  • Self-gifting by consumers is on retailers' wish lists

    Trinkel De La Paz, 24, loves this holiday's deep discounts because they're enabling her to be a more generous Santa. To herself, that is. The Silver Lake graphic designer bought herself an iPad mini and some clothes discounted on Cyber Monday, and...