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  • 'Canada' by Richard Ford

    This is a hard book to read, because while the story compels readers to read with urgency, the linguistic prowess is so stunning that one is forced to slow down and reread passages. Narrated by Dell Parsons, surely one of the most memorable characters in...
  • 'Mary Coin' by Marisa Silver

    Though it may be accurate to say that Marisa Silver's novel "Mary Coin" was inspired by Dorothea Lange's iconic Depression-era "Migrant Mother" photograph, it does not do justice to this extraordinary work of fiction. Silver infuses the vague outlines...
  • SAG Awards to hail Betty White

     
    When the Screen Actors Guild Awards are bestowed Jan. 23, telecast on TNT and TBS, they'll bestow a life achievement award on Betty White. Read more at the SAG website. Previous recipients of the honor include: 2008: James Earl Jones 2007: Charles Durning...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Monkees' Davy Jones believes Mackenzie Phillips: 'If I had known, I'd have killed John.'

     
    The Dish Rag ran into '60s music icon Davy Jones about Mackenzie Phillips??? allegations of incest with her father, John Phillips, the founder of The Mamas and the Papas. And boy did he say a mouthful about his old friend......
  • Poll: Did Roman Polanski really deserve to win the Oscar?

     
    There was something weird about Roman Polanski winning an Oscar for best director of 2002 for "The Pianist." His movie didn't win best picture. "Chicago" did. Usually, those awards go together. Do you think Polanski really prevailed just because the...
  • Elizabeth Taylor tweets about new heart procedure, asks for prayers

     
    What is more shocking? That Elizabeth Taylor tweets? Or that she's headed to the hospital for a heart procedure? The 77-year-old actress tells her Twitter followers that she is going to undergo a "very new" procedure to improve heart function......
  • Online auction of rare Lenny Bruce memorabilia, and a benefit performance to follow

     
    An online auction of rare memorabilia from the estate of comedian Lenny Bruce, whose outspoken views on sex, drugs and religion paved the way for generations of comics, is currently accepting bids. The auction, set up by Bruce's daughter, Kitty Bruce,...
  • Have towel, will write: Eion Colfer on his new 'Hitchhiker's Guide'

     
    Eion Colfer, author of the Artemis Fowl series, has taken on a challenging task: picking up where Douglas Adams left off in the "Hitchhiker's Guide" series. "... And Another Thing," the first Hitchhiker's book penned by Colfer and the sixth......
  • Jonathan Lethem talks to Jacket Copy about pot, virtual worlds and 'Chronic City'

     
    Jonathan Lethem, bestselling author of "The Fortress of Solitude" and "Motherless Brooklyn," comes to the L.A. Central Library on Tuesday night -- although there are no more tickets available, last-minute seats often open up at the ALOUD series. He'll be....
  • Wacky Oscar Predictions Dept.: Michael Jackson and ... Roland Emmerich?

     
    It's possible that everyone was just hopped-up on a Halloween sugar rush, but it feels like the Oscar silly season has kicked into full gear with some hilariously outlandish new Oscar pundit best-picture predictions. My Oscar-obsessed colleague Tom O'Neil...
  • Is Hollywood always in panic mode? Ari Emanuel's history lesson

     
    If you've been reading the gloom and doom stories in the press lately, you know that Hollywood is going through its fair share of belt tightening. Unsure about future profits, studios have been cutting back on everything including movie production......