| Jun 4, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Lifetime on Monday released the first official photo of Lindsay Lohan as Elizabeth Taylor in its movie, "Liz & Dick," showing Lilo and her co-star, Grant Bowler, who plays Richard Burton.
The film started principal photography in Los Angeles on Monday....
| Jun 6, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Ray Bradbury, the writer whose expansive flights of fantasy and vividly rendered space-scapes have provided the world with one of the most enduring speculative blueprints for the future, has died. He was 91.
Bradbury died Tuesday night in Los Angeles,...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Ray Bradbury, the science fiction genius, has died at age 91. He wrote classics such as “The Martian Chronicles” and “Fahrenheit 451,” as well as dozens of fantastic short stories. My personal favorite was “Something Wicked...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Lifetime is in a sharing mood these days, releasing another set of photos Wednesday showing Lindsay Lohan as Elizabeth Taylor in its movie, "Liz & Dick."
A second photo shows Lilo's co-star, Grant Bowler as Richard Burton, who was twice married Taylor....
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Tonight on a three-hour edition of Raw, Vince McMahon returns to WWE TV for the first time since October 2011. This is a very interesting situation for many reasons.
For one, ratings in the United States have taken a dip. Though Nielsen ratings are...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Here are two separate chunks of local concert news. Eighties dance-rock kings Duran Duran will play Portsmouth on Aug. 22. Meanwhile, country rocker Jason Aldean is headed for the Virginia Beach on Aug. 24. Tickets to both shows go on sale 10 a.m. Friday,...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Just in case you haven't been ticking off the days on the calendar, it is still spring. Perhaps that is why we have been experiencing “June gloom” off and on.
The summer solstice is on June 21. Just in case you are looking for something...
| Jun 18, 2012
As a jazz fan, you really have to savor the select moments of the Playboy Jazz Festival, which began its 34th installment Saturday at its longtime home, the Hollywood Bowl.
Because as a stand-alone, multi-day barometer of the state of the music, the...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:41 PM
The most interesting aspect of Bristol Palin's new reality show on Lifetime is how much padding the producers had to do to fill the time between an hour's worth of commercials Tuesday night.
The padding was so bad that they showed the one scene with...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 7:22 PM
In my review Tuesday night of Bristol Palin's new reality show on the Lifetime channel, I said that I had come to believe that the Palins were history. The mass audience no longer cared about Sarah, Bristol, Willow, Todd or any of the other characters...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Among the numerous scary moments in HBO's "Game Change"—most having to do with how little vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin knew about current affairs or foreign policy—one stands out.
"The news is no longer meant to be important," says...