| Jan 14, 2012
| 5:02 PM
Let's face it. Audiences will tune into the Golden Globes Sunday at 5 p.m. on NBC not so much to see if "The Artist," "The Help," "Hugo" or "Midnight in Paris" wins best picture of 2011 -- but to see just how outrageous host Ricky Gervais will get.
| Nov 30, 2011
Patrice O'Neal, 41, a veteran stand-up comic who gained a wider following through TV and radio and helped roast Charlie Sheen in September, died Tuesday from complications of a stroke he suffered last month. O'Neal's manager, Jonathan Brandstein, said...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 10:56 AM
Some typos make you look bad. But some of the typos that make you look bad put you in such good company that, in the end, you don’t look so bad after all.
Take, for example, a Twitter post (or “tweet” as we technonarcissists call them)...
| Feb 12, 2012
Leading lady Jennifer Aniston has bought a midcentury house in Bel-Air that was listed at $24.9 million.
The seller was former Maguire Properties Chief Executive Robert F. Maguire III, who restored the 8,500-square-foot house designed by A. Quincy...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:15 AM
Old juice: Tiger blood.
Hot new juice: Monkey blood.
Almost one year ago this month Charlie Sheen declared on the "Today" show that he had "tiger blood."
Now a Naples man has gone ape over a new-fangled plasma.
Last Friday in Naples, Mark Loescher,...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Announcing a run of Neil Simon's "Chapter Two" through March 3, Colonial Players' February newsletter points out that 51/2 years have elapsed since its last staging of a Simon play.
Memories of the company's October 2006 production of "Jake's Women" make...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:59 PM
Tonight’s episode is sort of like an after-school special about courage. Everyone is facing their fears – some more valid than others. Whether it’s Tamra (terrified of Vicki’s reaction to her new friendship with Gretchen), Alexis(...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Charlie Sheen and Russell Brand join the FX comedy line-up beginning June 28, but more importantly, "Wilfred" is back.
Here's the network's summer comedy block, all times Central:
8 and 8:30 | "Anger Management" with Charlie Sheen
9 | "Wilfred" with...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 5:24 PM
It saddens and pains me to say it, but the granddaddy of all Halloween theme park events has gotten tired, old and complacent.
After 39 years, Halloween Haunt at Knott's Berry Farm looks like a creaky, middle-aged zombie that's lost its will to rise from...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 8:12 AM
| Oct 2, 2011
Meteorologically buffeted by gentle tropical breezes, astrologically Jimmy Buffetted by gentle cosmic breezes, Key West proudly declares a "One Human Family" philosophy, an interconnectedness through equal rights, dignity and respect, and this spirit...