| Nov 24, 2010
| 12:17 PM
Apparently Kanye still has some pent-up emotion from his awkward interview with Matt Lauer on the Today Show.
During a concert Tuesday night at the Bowery Ballroom, Kanye balanced promotion of his new album with defensive, critical remarks about Matt...
| Nov 30, 2010
Early this fall, before any kind of promotional push for Kanye West's new album, "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," had begun in earnest, the Grammy-winning rapper-producer took to his widely read Twitter account to vent. Even for a creative firebrand...
| Dec 19, 2010
A Rope and a Prayer
A Kidnapping From Two Sides
David Rohde and Kristen Mulvihill
Viking: 362 pp., $26.95
"A Rope and a Prayer" is not the book David Rohde set out to write when he traveled to Afghanistan in 2008 on leave from his reporter's job at...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 3:28 AM
A homeless man whose silky announcing voice has catapulted him to national fame reunited Thursday with his mother, recorded a commercial for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese and agreed to do voiceover work for MSNBC.
Video posted by The Columbus Dispatch shows...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 10:06 AM
Sarah Palin channeled her history as a television reporter, politician, mother and cultural phenomenon into a new role on Tuesday morning when she became a temporary member of the self-dubbed "lamestream media" through a guest hosting gig on NBC's "Today....
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:53 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Some of Hollywood's biggest stars turned out for the 38th annual People's Choice Awards Wednesday night at the Nokia Theater in Downtown Los Angeles.
Katy Perry won the most awards of the evening with five, including favorite female...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:39 AM
The 38th annual People's Choice Awards took place Wednesday night (Jan. 11). The CW received 3 awards: Favorite Network/TV Drama and Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show for Supernatural, and Nina Dobrev of the Vampire Diaries took home the Favorite TV Drama...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:47 PM
The People's Choice Awards complete winners list:
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (winner)
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:49 PM
It's rare that you can say a piece of television is inevitable. But throughout the media circus following the disappearance of Stacy Peterson, the notion that there would be a Drew Peterson Lifetime movie was about as close to a sure thing as you could...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:44 AM
Honestly? I've never gotten worked up about Paula Deen and her cooking.
I thought she could be great fun on television, particularly when she flirted with Matt Lauer on her "Today" show visits. Her food struck me as a culinary form of Southern Gothic,...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 10:07 AM
Progressives are once again gnashing their teeth over the dog-whistle politics of Republican Newt Gingrich. In Iowa, the former House Speaker hammered away on poor kids, food-stamp recipients and other red-meat issues, and the Tea Party faithful, ever...