| 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...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:22 AM
March 24 is going to be quite a look-back at Hollywood,
Shirley MacLaine is going to be at Torrington's Warner Theatre, talking questiions from audiences and showing clips and talking about her career on stage, screen and TV.
Also that same night at 7...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:14 PM
When the late Nobel Prize winner F. Sherwood Rowland decided to donate his entire scholarly archive to UC Irvine, those on the receiving end knew they would find a treasure trove.
But it wasn't until they hired a professional archivist that it became...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Sara joined KTLA as a reporter in October 2011. Before she moved to LA, Sara spent 11 years working as the weekend anchor for WTNH in New Haven Connecticut. She earned awards for her work including an Emmy nomination for her interview with a woman who...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele of Comedy Central's "Key & Peele" will be among the honorees (and performers) at the Chicago Improv Festival Benefit March 31.
The comedy stars are making a special appearance to accept their "Ensemble of the Year...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Laguna Beach lost an icon Sunday when Harry James Lawrence died, with his wife, Zahide, holding his hand. He was 98 and in ill health for several years.
"It was time," said Zahide, who Harry married in 1996.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 4:26 AM
Twelve months ago, fans asked the question, "Can WWE maintain the momentum for a match between John Cena and The Rock for a whole year?"
On Monday night, the answer resounded with a definitive yes.
Almost one year after the epic showdown between the...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Spring is showering new and returning TV series, movies and specials upon viewers. Here's a calendar of upcoming shows. As is always the case, I will update as I learn about more.
Sunday, April 1
10 a.m. | "Ultimate Spider-Man," Disney XD (series...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 11:35 AM
The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce recognized 192 teachers at its annual Outstanding Teacher program, held Wednesday, March 28, at Winters Mill High School, and also named eight educators as its Outstanding Teacher Awards:
• Anthony Cimino,...