| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Jon Stewart has a message for Fox News Channel: I tell jokes for a living, so stop using me to help prove your talking points.
On Thursday's "Daily Show," Stewart ridiculed news outlets -- mainly Fox News -- for using his jokes about the tech-plagued...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:42 PM
John Oliver, who won praise for his stint as Jon Stewart's temporary replacement this summer on "The Daily Show," will be getting his own topical series on HBO beginning in 2014, the network announced today.
“We weren’t otherwise searching...
| Nov 18, 2013
Most of us walk around with an unfairness detector in our heads, and we're at our happiest when that detector is not going: Bleep! Bleep! Bleep!
Fairness is good. You can quote me on that.
Fairness in the workplace is not just good; it's critical....
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:37 PM
* 1/2 (out of 4 stars)
There are only two consistent things about Nelly’s career: He makes songs that will get stuck in your head and his albums are frustrating as hell to navigate. You’ll get a few thumpers, a few sappy songs, some sort...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:12 AM
"MasterChef" executives, get ready for an avalanche of chiropractic bills. From all the neck injuries inflected when viewers watched Krissi drop from a top place to last place in the likability category.
Look at the bright side, "MasterChef" fans: That'...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:34 AM
One of my friends posted this on Facebook last week: "Love car line on the first day of school....said no mother ever." Granted, the first day is usually the worst, but the school car line seems to be a source of widespread, year-round aggravation for ...
| Jul 23, 2013
When Jay Z and Justin Timberlake announced their “Legends of the Summer” stadium tour in February, it seemed like a shrewd business decision--putting arguably the commercial kings of hip-hop and pop/R&B together for a short, expensive tour. It...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 3:57 PM
The first thing to understand about Gilberton police Chief Mark Kessler's famous machine gun is that it's an honest-to-goodness assault rifle, making it unusual in the context of the gun control debate.
Going by the photograph on the front page of The...
| Jul 24, 2013
“The To Do List” star Aubrey Plaza has stated she approaches some interviews as performance art pieces. This may explain why during a recent phone interview she claimed to be on a canoe in the middle of a lake.
“It just makes me more...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Saints Row IV
Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC
3.5 stars out of 4
Video games often work as virtual power fantasies that give players jobs and abilities they don’t have in real life, but nearly every other game now pales to “Saints Row IV”...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:22 PM
The opening 30 minutes of “Saints Row IV” might qualify as the most breathtakingly ridiculous in video game history.
As a member of the Saints, a street gang turned-beloved international celebrities, the main character thwarts a nuclear...