| Jun 14, 2014
| 5:59 PM
The arrows I've been shooting at the humongous sign that Donald Trump has stuck on his Chicago riverfront tower are as much about protecting the beauty of the riverfront as bemoaning the ugliness of The Donald's badge of dishonor.
As brash as a cowboy's...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:03 AM
The Academy Awards are over, but the buzz has just begun.
Most people watched on their TVs, but everyone knows the real fun is online, especially on the social media sites.
The obvious first mention is the selfie seen around the world. Super stars...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:58 AM
updated 5:10 p.m. 04/15/14 with full story on the issue. The full text of Lew Oliver's apology follows at the bottom.
Orange County’s Republican chairman Lew Oliver issued an apology for comments he made about Puerto Rico last week, yet many...
| May 15, 2014
| 11:39 AM
It’s heavenly to celebrate homosexuality, but you’ll catch hell for celebrating Christianity.
That’s the conclusion many are drawing after the NFL Draft. They are comparing the reaction to Michael Sam’s coming out party and Tim...
| May 6, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Donald Trump is getting ready to photo-bomb a few tourist snapshots this summer.
Not necessarily the mogul himself — just part of his name.
Crews are working to hang a large “TRUMP” sign on the southern face of the Trump...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival line-up, which was unveiled by artistic director Chris Fujiwara Wednesday, includes 156 feature films from 47 countries. The festival, which runs from June 18 to 29, will include 11 world premieres, eight...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:10 PM
I'm all for Donald Trump owning another football team, but only if the NFL is looking at developmental-league expansion in, say, Crimea.
Trump says he's actually interested in taking over Buffalo which, frankly, is not far enough upwind from the stench....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:20 AM
After David Letterman announced Thursday that he would be retiring after more than three decades in late-night television, the news, though not exactly unexpected, sparked an immediate response on Twitter.
With the genre's elder statesman planning to...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Fitness: At the gym, Brittany Oldehoff does a combination of circuit training and cardio workouts. She also takes supplements such as fish oil, glutamine and other amino acids to get her blood flowing.
Diet: She swears off red meat, instead opting for...
| May 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"THINK PINK! Forget that Dior says black or rust.
"Think Pink. Who cares if The New Look has no bust.
"Now, I wouldn't presume to tell a woman what a woman oughtta think/But tell her if she's gottta think -- think pink!"
Every movie fan worth his...
| May 5, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Seth Meyers broke out a Chicago accent during his monologue on Thursday’s episode of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” when joking about the city’s ban on plastic grocery bags. The former Northwestern University and iO alum...