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  • Term limits drive is unconstitutional

    Term limits drive is unconstitutional
    In one of the more memorable scenes in the 1971 comedy "Bananas," Woody Allen's character Fielding Mellish is perusing the magazine rack at a small store. He's trying to sneak peeks at the erotic fare in a way that avoids the notice of a matronly woman at...
  • Houston's television deal flops as most viewers in city can't watch Astros

    A funny thing happened to the Houston Astros on their way to Arlington for the weekend series against the Rangers. The Astros played a home baseball game Monday afternoon, lost, 9-1, to the Los Angeles Angels, and were shut out. They scored a 0.0 rating...
  • Hollywood lore lures tourists to the TCM tour

     Hollywood lore lures tourists to the TCM tour
    There's a Chick-fil-A on the Sunset Boulevard corner where Lana Turner was said to have been discovered, a public school at the former Ambassador Hotel site where Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft filmed their trysts in "The Graduate" and a CVS in the...
  • Shabazz Scores One For The Players

    Shabazz Scores One For The Players
    Look elsewhere in this newspaper for expert analysis of University of Connecticut basketball star Shabazz Napier's remarkable skill on the court. I hail him for his candor and willingness to speak truth to power last week as he declaimed on the conditions...
  • Have Dodgers unintentionally become center of a cable revolution?

    Have Dodgers unintentionally become center of a cable revolution?
    Does it seem real enough to you now? The Dodgers begin their first genuine road trip of the season Friday night, opening a three-game series in Arizona -- everybody into the pool! -- and then head to San Francisco for three. About 70% of Los Angeles...
  • Rob Owen: 'Nurse Jackie' stale; 'Those Who Kill' shaky

    First "Dexter," now "Nurse Jackie." Showtime is in danger of becoming a network that clings to its onetime hits for several seasons longer than it should. Not only is "Nurse Jackie" back for a sixth season that takes the story of drug addict ER nurse...
  • Stephen Colbert to CBS. 'Rio 2' will fly high. Down upfront?

    Stephen Colbert to CBS. 'Rio 2' will fly high. Down upfront?
    After the coffee. Before getting ready to fly back to D.C. The Skinny: Traveling to D.C. on Saturday for Passover on Monday. Given the cost of flying and renting a car, this will be a very expensive Seder. Don't worry, eating matzo won't stop me from...
  • Obama's health secretary resigns after Obamacare launch woes

    Obama's health secretary resigns after Obamacare launch woes
    U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning after overseeing the botched rollout of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law, a White Houseofficial said on Thursday. Her departure removes one lightning rod for critics...
  • CNN unveils new prime-time lineup, moves away from 9 p.m. talk

    CNN unveiled a new prime-time schedule to advertisers Thursday that further moves the cable channel away from a reliance on hard news and political chat. Most significantly, CNN is getting out of the talk show game in the 9 p.m. hour, a crucial time...
  • UConn, Comcast Join To Create Cybersecurity Program

    UConn, Comcast Join To Create Cybersecurity Program
    STORRS — Comcast, the nation's largest cable and Internet provider, said Thursday it is investing millions of dollars into UConn to create a cybersecurity research program to harden its systems to Internet attacks and information breaches. The...
  • Ryan Seacrest in Talks at Fox, NBCU; Will He Stay at 'Idol' and 'Today'? (EXCLUSIVE)

    While all eyes are on the succession over at "Late Show with David Letterman," another high-profile TV perch could also be on the verge of vacancy. Ryan Seacrest is currently in talks about his future at both Fox Broadcasting, where his two-year deal...