| Aug 20, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Comedian Chris Hardwick has clear memories of his first"Star Wars" experience back in 1977. He was 5 years old, and his mom was flying to visit relatives. He and his dad dropped her off at the airport and went straight to the theater. The film made a big,...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Director-actor-podcaster Kevin Smith has never worked on an official "Star Wars" project, but he's enthusiastically talked about the films enough to be added to the upcoming Star Wars Celebration at the Orange County Convention Center.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Insane City by Dave Barry (Putnam) The Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist's first solo adult novel in more than a decade is a typically absurdist comic story about everything — and then some — that goes wrong for Seth and his friends en...
| Jan 21, 2013
The last time my paths crossed with William Shatner, he was drowning my Jean-Luc Picard action figure. (Well, it wasn't really mine, but he thought it was.) In my experience, Mr. Shatner just loves to have fun with science fiction fans, often needling and...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Julia Child has truly become one of the immortals of American culture. There's a new comic book out retelling her life story.
"Female Force: Julia Child" is the latest in a "female empowerment series" of comic books presented by Bluewater Productions,...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Why is "curb appeal" important to a house and neighborhood?
Curb appeal could be called "first impression" - it is that intangible, crucial aspect of any architecture. You can spend millions on an interior but if your curb appeal is lacking, you and...
| May 19, 2011
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| May 20, 2011
CBS' "60 Minutes" will offer two hours, starting at 7 p.m. Sunday. The first hour will feature Scott Pelley's interview with Tyler Hamilton, former teammate of Lance Armstrong. Hamilton accuses Armstrong of using banned substances to win and offers...
| Jun 2, 2011
Last year –2010 — was “The Year of ‘Star Wars'” here in Orlando, thanks to the concert tour of “Star Wars” music hosted by Anthony Daniels, the closing of “Star Tours” out at Disney and a certain big...
| Jun 20, 2011
The dress that Marilyn Monroe wore as she stood over a subway vent while filming "The Seven-Year Itch" sold for $4.6 million on Saturday at an auction of memorabilia belonging to actress Debbie Reynolds. Marilyn Monroe's ivory halter dress with pleated...
| Jul 14, 2011
Emmys: Nominations for 'Pee-Wee Herman,' Laurence Fishburne in 'Thurgood'...