| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:49 PM
A nation of predominantly couch-bound television watchers got some bad news tonight, as President Barack Obama accepted his party's nomination and delivered the following line: "America's not about what can be done for us, it's about what can be done by...
| Aug 28, 2012
Thanks to medication and spending every night in a sleeping bag, comedian Mike Birbiglia has his sleepwalking episodes under control. Well, except during times of intense anxiety—such as when he co-directs, co-writes and stars in a movie based on...
| Oct 7, 2012
Australian singer Wouter De Backer has been making music as Gotye for longer than a decade. But he only became popular whenl the single "Somebody That I Used to Know" topped international pop-music charts in the summer of 2011.
It may be a long time till...
| Mar 28, 2012
While Matt Snow assures us that he loves both dogs and cats, he has to admit, "Cats edge out the dogs by a hair." Good thing he's not discriminating during National Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, or April as you know it, as his Baltimore-based...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Matthew Snow's Baltimore-based clothing company, Ex-Boyfriend, gets its name from that one awesome item your ex left behind after a messy break-up.
Snow's designs stay true to that concept with quirky images and phrases that bring the monsters, zombies,...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 11:12 AM
The Ravens’ first practice of the week leading up to Sunday’s AFC championship game against the New England Patriots took place Wednesday without Bernard Pierce and Brendon Ayanbadejo.
Pierce, a rookie running back, re-aggravated a nagging...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:57 AM
When the Ravens won the Super Bowl in 2001 and Ray Lewis, as MVP, got a new SUV, he didn't want just a plain, ordinary one. He wanted icing on that cake.
So Lewis took his prize to the Belair Road body shop that has become the go-to place for...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Among the most important rap albums released over the last year or so, one contains a song about Nas' complicated relationship with his teenage daughter. Another has a track in which Killer Mike outlines President Reagan's contribution to the prison-...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Hip-hop and food are not strangers to each other--in fact the opulence and eccentricities of rap music has often lended itself well to cuisine. From Common's classic single, "The Food," to Kanye's classic snark, "What she order?/Fish filet," Chicago...
| Dec 7, 2012
An Orange County mother was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Friday....
| Dec 10, 2012
The Los Angeles Police Department has apologized to the family of rapper Notorious B.I.G. for the "'premature" release of the slain rapper's autopsy report. The family had criticized the police for releasing the report without telling them first. Police...