| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Ten years ago Monday, fans came as close to seeing the Cubs in the World Series as they’d been in six decades. Then the eighth inning of Game 6 in the National League Championship Series happened, setting off a catastrophic chapter...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are returning to host the Golden Globe Awards in 2014 and 2015. The duo's chemistry and their ability to deliver barbs with a twinkle have made them an awards-show favorite, not just at the Globes but at the Emmys and other...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Throughout Earl Sweatshirt's major-label debut, “Doris,” the Odd Future rapper struggles to come to terms with the increased spotlight he’s been under since returning from Coral Reef Academy--a retreat for at-risk boys outside the Samoan...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:36 PM
CONCORD, N.C. — The Bank of America 500 was about to morph into the Hendrick Motorsports Classic Saturday night.
Then Brad Keselowski got in the way of the marketing plan.
Keselowski, the 2012 Sprint Cup champion who failed to qualify for the...
| Oct 10, 2013
For Adam Scott, a childhood birthday party may have been one of the biggest moments of his young life. Why? He received an Imperial ship from “Star Wars.”
“I was pretty blown away that this girl that I barely knew got me this badass...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:12 AM
I’ve written this analysis twice already. The first time was a complete hatchet job, complete with eye-rolls and WTFs, admittedly without fully processing the album and after only two full listens. It included the phrase “cultural...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:08 AM
We're just a rotting corpse away from a new season of "The Walking Dead." The Season 4 premiere, "30 Days without an Accident," debuts at 8 p.m. CT Oct. 13 on AMC and is followed by a new episode of "Talking Dead," hosted by Chris Hardwick. Here are...
| Sep 23, 2013
She's a University of Chicago senior, but native Chicagoan Rae Gray isn't worried about finding a job after graduation. She's been working as an actress since she was five.
"I think education is very important and it's important to have a degree, but...
| Sep 9, 2013
Some six months before the Oscars, nomination forecasters have already asked “Short Term 12” star Brie Larson if she’s picked out her dress.
“I’ve already picked out my wedding dress,” the actress deadpans about the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:16 PM
These past couple of years could best be described as a transitional period for Adam Lukas.
The singer/guitarist lost friend and musical foil Mark Frost to a 2011 suicide, abandoned one band name (Apteka) in favor of another (Pink Frost) and started...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:58 PM
One of my best days ever.
Last Tuesday wasn't that day, but it was the 42nd anniversary of the day the Magic Kingdom part of Walt Disney World opened — and I was there . . . at the Palm and Magnolia golf courses. Talk about bad aim.