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  • Tea-Time Budget Update: The House gets the budget ball rolling.

     
    Good Afternoon, All. If you're not watching PCN right now, you're missing the House do its annual amendment dance with the state budget. As we type, Republicans and Democrats are consumed by a debate over how much extra money the......
  • Poems About Dogs

     
    I promised in today’s column to share some of the poems people sent me after I wrote about the death of my dog, MacDuff. I’ve included a video at the end of an emotional Jimmy Stewart reading a poem he......
  • Andy Griffith: a TV dad for all time

     
    Andy Griffith, what a man. The news of his death, at age 86, brings back powerful memories of “The Andy Griffith Show.” The CBS comedy, which ran from 1960 to 1968, transcends mere nostalgia. The comedy was art, the lives poignantly rendered....
  • This weekend: ‘Andy Griffith Show’ marathon; Barbara Walters studies heaven; Inspector Lewis returns

     
    When asked to explain the appeal of “The Andy Griffith Show,” Griffith quoted the plaque on a statue to the classic CBS sitcom. “A simpler time, a sweeter place. A lesson, a laugh, a father, a son.' That's the best way I can answer that,...
  • Greatest movie ever made? Kim Novak reaches the top

     
      The culture will pause this weekend to mark the 50th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe's death.   But the 1950s other great blonde sex symbol is still with us, and she just triumphed. Kim Novak is the female lead in “Vertigo,” which has been...
  • Around Town: Celebrate Easter with Jimmy Stewart and Harvey

     
    The American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre is going rabid for rabbits Easter Sunday -- just don't expect the Easter Bunny. The "hare"-raising evening begins with 1950's "Harvey," starring Jimmy Stewart in his Oscar-nominated performance as Elwood P. Dowd, a...
  • Best Cary Grant/Ingrid Bergman/Claude Rains Movies

     
    I enjoyed that exercise a couple of weeks ago of taking the lead actors from a great movie -- "Jaws," in that case -- and listing the best movies featuring one of them. So I decided to do the same......
  • Kim Novak says she's bipolar, regrets leaving Hollywood

     
    Actress Kim Novak told an audience at the TCM Classic Film Festival Friday that she has bipolar disorder, and sometimes regrets her decision to leave Hollywood in the late 1960s at the height of her fame....
  • Patt Morrison Asks: Robert Reich, Pre-Occupied

    Patt Morrison Asks: Robert Reich, Pre-Occupied
    Robert Reich has worked in a lot of big white buildings -- in the Senate, as an intern to Robert F. Kennedy; in the office of then-Solicitor General Robert Bork; in the Ford and Carter administrations; and as labor secretary to President Clinton. Now...
  • Jimmie Fidler in Hollywood, Oct. 7, 1940

     
    Oct. 7, 1940: Funniest sight of the week: Jimmy Stewart, in his mosquito-sized monoplane, coming in for a landing at Clover Field in the midst of a squadron of giant Douglas bombers, Jimmie Fidler’s staff says....
  • Irving Berlin piano spotlighted at National Museum of American Jewish History

     
    When the new home of the National Museum of American Jewish History opens this fall in Philadelphia, one of the more curious items on display will be a special piano that was once used by Irving Berlin, the composer of......