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Carol Burnett

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  • City Lights: Remembering 'the days before 9/11 became 9/11'

    It slides so easily off the tongue: 9/11. Nineeleven. The terrorist attacks of a decade ago, which felt almost indescribable at the time, now occupy a compact place in our lexicon. If the hijackers had chosen a date that sounded more awkward out...
  • Theater review: 'Murder's a Drag' from NanciLu Productions

    Theater review: 'Murder's a Drag' from NanciLu Productions
    There's something about the very funny "Murder's a Drag" that conjures the past. It might be seeing the same cast who first performed the play in Orlando a decade ago in this reunion production. Or, of course, it may be because the play spoofs old...
  • Carol Burnett loves laughter and reflection, the themes of her tour

     Carol Burnett loves laughter and reflection, the themes of her tour
    America's funny lady, Carol Burnett, doesn't dwell on the past. She embraces it. "I have some wonderful stories to tell, especially about the show," she says. "The show," of course, is the legendary "Carol Burnett Show" that ran on CBS from 1967-1978....
  • 'Law & Order: SVU' officers command uniform respect

    On the screen, they're dealing with the most hideous aspects of humanity. When the director yells cut, the actors from "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" leave the rapes and murders their characters encounter and fall into easy patterns established after...
  • Bob Banner dies at 89; Emmy-winning producer

    Bob Banner dies at 89; Emmy-winning producer
    Bob Banner, an Emmy Award-winning television producer and director whose credits included "The Garry Moore Show," "Candid Camera" and "Solid Gold" and who gave a career boost to a young Carol Burnett years before becoming executive producer of her popular...
  • PASSINGS: Burt Styler, Maria Gomes Valentim, Robert Benson

    PASSINGS: Burt Styler, Maria Gomes Valentim, Robert Benson
    Burt Styler Emmy-winning TV writer Burt Styler, 86, an Emmy-winning TV writer who had a long association with Bob Hope, died of heart failure June 13 at Providence Tarzana Medical Center, his family said. Styler won an Emmy in 1972 for an episode of...
  • Mesa Musings: Trusting New Yorkers is a sucker's bet

    "A fool and his money are soon parted," goes the old saw. Gullible describes me as a 19-year-old U.S. Army private in 1964, stationed just outside of New York City. On weekends, my buddies and I would take the New Haven Railroad from New Rochelle, N.Y.,...
  • PASSINGS: Bob Pease

    PASSINGS: Bob Pease
    Bob Pease, 70, a prominent Silicon Valley engineer and author of several books on analog chip design, died Saturday evening when his car crashed into a tree in Saratoga, Calif., southwest of San Jose. Pease, who was not wearing a seat belt while...
  • Glee

    Glee
    In its sophomore season, GLEE is a biting musical comedy that has quickly become a pop-culture phenomenon. This season’s No. 1 entertainment series among Teens and a Top 3 series among Adults 18-49 and 18-34 boasts critical acclaim, a loyal fan base...
  • Chicago Live!, a little bit newsy, a little bit rock 'n' roll

    Chicago Live!, a little bit newsy, a little bit rock 'n' roll
    I really despise the term “variety show” with all its kitschy “Sonny and Cher,” “Captain & Tenille” and “Carol Burnett Show” connotations. But how else to describe this week’s Chicago Live! lineup?...
  • 'The Carol Burnett Show: This Time Together'

    When variety series were staples of network television, Burnett presided over one of the most popular, and she selected the 17 episodes of the CBS program included in this set. One of the most interesting is an hour that she and her merry cast of...