| Mar 7, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Refreshingly, this particular column doesn't have to alert you to any "next big thing." Our subject is karaoke, and I am not about to try to convince you that karaoke is cool. Your mother has tried karaoke. So has your boss. Coolness ebbs and flows, but...
| Jul 23, 2012
It was the latter half of the 1990s, more than a generation after the women's movement had begun and long after business casual dress was common in many workplaces. But some taboos die hard.
"We all still wore suits, with pantyhose and skirts that hit...
| Feb 24, 2013
The Academy Awards are the biggest fashion runway on the planet. When Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried and other stars step out onto the red carpet Sunday, they will be primed to talk as much about what and who they are wearing as about...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:32 PM
It's "Diva Week" at William McKinley High School, where we learn a diva is "not a trick ass hoe," according to Urban Dictionary. Please read that quote in Emma Pillsbury's voice. Thank you. So first up is Beyoncé's "Diva." After this week's epic Super...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Professor Donald S. Sutherland was on his way to meet a big potential donor, or so he thought, so the esteemed Peabody Conservatory faculty member figured he'd better not be late.
Hurrying into the school's cafeteria, he scanned the place for his...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 10:10 PM
When she created "Menopause: The Musical," Central Floridian Jeanie Linders tapped into something in the psyches of women of a certain age. Suddenly, "the change" was something to celebrate, an excuse for a fabulously silly girls' night out.
| Jan 18, 2013
| 1:24 PM
It has been more than a decade since Target launched its first designer collaboration, sparking a seemingly endless number of imitators. The pairings lure customers with the promise of designer looks at mass market prices, while the designers and...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Three greatest professional moves in history:
1. Cher dumps Sonny and becomes a solo star.
2. Frank Sinatra makes "From Here to Eternity" and resurrects his career.
3. Billy Donovan reneges on the Orlando Magic and immortalizes his.
Hate to say...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Toby's Dinner Theatre of Columbia often delivers the unexpected — even in a show called "Hot Nostalgia II," billed as "an original musical review."
It's all that and more, featuring a kaleidoscope of musical moments from the 1920s through the...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Trisha Yearwood has recorded 12 albums and had 20 top 10 hits.
So how did a three-time Grammy Award winner and Grand Ole Opry member become a bestselling cookbook author and Food Network star?
"It was a happy accident," Yearwood says by phone from her...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:57 AM
DC HS was at Hot 99.5's FIRST ever Jingle Ball 2012, presented by Charleston Alexander Diamond Importers, at The Patriot Center, the stars were out in full force. Justin Bieber, Enrique Iglesias, Ke$ha, Flo Rida, Ed Sheeran, PSY, Austin Mahone and Cher...