| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Simon Cowell and Howard Stern may have radically different backgrounds, but both sit at judges' tables on reality competition shows, and they are tied atop Forbes magazine's list of the highest-paid TV personalities.
According to Forbes, Cowell and...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz was born in Canada to a Cuban father and an American woman and is American by birth because of his mother, but President Barack Obama, born in Hawaii — a U.S. state — to an American woman and a Kenyan man is not a natural...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:42 AM
One of the saddest casualties of the digital age is the physical newspaper. For me, one of the saddest parts of that larger loss is the likely end of the age of comic strips.
This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal,...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Richard Horvitz is one of the funniest people you will ever meet. Fans will recognize his voice as Zim from “Invader Zim,” as Daggett from “The Angry Beavers,” as Billy from “The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy”...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Adam Carolla, who launched his entertainment career as a stand-up comic, has raised $1.36 million via a crowdfunding campaign for a feature film set in the world of comedy clubs.
Carolla, who is using Donald Trump's Fund Anything site, will write, direct...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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Nine for IX The new episode "The...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:35 AM
UPDATED with comments from Bradford Cohen]
If there were an award for a local attorney getting his face on national TV the most, on the largest variety of channels, it would go to Bradford Cohen.
If you don't believe me, watch the video montage from...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Marlon Starling has found himself in all sorts of fascinating places in his 53 years. He has found himself in the ring twice with Mark Breland and Floyd Mayweather Sr. He has found himself in the ring with Michael Nunn, Lloyd Honeyghan and, on Sept. 15,...
| Jun 29, 2013
Wanted to warn that I'm not a particularly skilled surfer, but I think you would just assume that. Basically, I excel at nothing in particular, though I did win the father-son fantasy football league last season and am poised to repeat.
I'm also a...
| Jun 20, 2013
For decades the historic Copper Beech Inn in Ivoryton set the bar when it came to fine dining. The award-winning landmark not only offered cozy accommodations, but was best known for its elegant open-to-the- public elegant main dining room and...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 2:57 PM
The last time Bill Maher headlined at the Chicago Theatre, he had Ann Coulter along for, forgive me, balance. That, it felt, was a rivalry born in mutual expediency, a mock political debate for the 2009 Speaker Series. Just as Coulter's conservative...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:34 AM
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A former Indiana business partner of hardware kingpin John Menard contends in a lawsuit that the Wisconsin billionaire pressured her to have sex with him and his wife and retaliated by firing her husband as a financial...