| Mar 2, 2015
| 12:20 PM
Parents need to know that YouTube Kids is a kid-centric portal to YouTube that features curated TV shows, music, educational videos, and user-created content. There are parental control features in place — like a timer and a way to disable the...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Common has already lighted up the awards season with his powerful perseverance anthem "Glory."
Taken from the historical drama "Selma," the single he created with R&B singer John Legend that connects past injustice with present unrest has taken the...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 6:46 AM
The Neil Patrick Harris High-Wire Act, also known as the 87th Oscars, has gained some major star power.
Three-time Oscar-winner Meryl Streep and Oprah Winfrey will be presenters during the Feb. 22 telecast on ABC.
Streep, a nominee for a record 19th...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:51 AM
The Oscar producers have lined up Tim McGraw to perform "I'm Not Gonna Miss You," the Oscar-nominated song by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond.
The song comes from the documentary "Glen Campbell ... I'll Be Me," about the singer's farewell tour and...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 6:37 AM
Does this news make you happy?
Top nominees Pharrell Williams and Sam Smith will perform at the Grammys this year, CBS announced Wednesday.
Miranda Lambert, Usher, Common and John Legend are also set for the Feb. 8 event at the Staples Center in Los...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 2:54 PM
At a Glance:
Occupation: Faculty member, California State University, Los Angeles; GUSD Board Member
Political affiliation: Democrat
Education: UCLA -- Master of Social Welfare, School of Public Policy & Social Research, 1995
UCLA -- Bachelor...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 3:23 PM
Roots rocking brothers Phil and Dave Alvin brought their latest project home with their roof-raising performance Saturday at the Troubadour in West Hollywood highlighting from their album, “Common Ground: Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin Play and Sing the...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Good news! I’m going to skip the part where we pretend the Grammys recognize the absolute best the music industry has to offer. Pharrell for Album of the Year? Iggy Azalea for anything? Seriously?
So let’s proceed and present the kind of...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 1:14 PM
Flawless Scholarship Slam
Current or former high school students who is currently attending or will attend will attend a college within the US or its territories. To enter, register as part of the powerpoetry.org community and add your...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:30 PM
"I'VE switched over to watching 'My 600-lb Life!'"
That's an e-mail I received at the almost half-way point of Sunday night's (as usual) interminable Oscar telecast.
WHAT IS there to legitimately critique every year, when a whole lot of privileged...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:57 AM
Perhaps the saddest thing you can say about this year's Oscars is that the Red Carpet was more interesting than the actual show.
I like to watch it on E, and Ryan Seacrest does an excellent job of interviewing the stars while the Fashion...