| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:07 AM
During a phone interview with “Stone Cold” Steve Austin today promoting WWE ’13 and Redneck Island on CMT, I asked “The Rattlesnake” for his thoughts on the controversial moment on Monday night’s Raw involving Paul...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 3:07 AM
Santa is known to "save" many youngsters' holidays, but his youngest son goes to the rescue in this animated feature from the studio that also was behind "Chicken Run."
If Arthur doesn't come through, a British girl may not get the bicycle she desires .....
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:51 AM
If comic book characters are a driving force in Hollywood, it's worth noting that Wonder Woman, one of the most iconic characters of the last 70 years, has yet to star in her own live-action movie.
She hasn't been completely ignored. Two years ago,...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Kim Kardashian’s last public appearance in the Chicago area — a highly anticipated promotional appearance at the Michael Hill Jeweller store in Water Tower Place mall in 2010 — started two hours late and lasted only 20 minutes.
| May 16, 2011
| 6:28 AM
It's kind of amazing how Fox can simultaneously make me cheer and boo with its programming choices. And it's all my fault, I guess.
I don't like reality TV, and with today's announcement of its 2011-12 primetime schedule, Fox proves it plans to dominate...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:54 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Cynthia Watros was born in Lake Orion, Mich., today in 1968. This birthday gal is known to TV viewers as Libby Smith from "Lost" and as Sam Carr on "House M.D." She's also guest-starred on "Desperate Housewives," "The Secret Life...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:58 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Carter Jenkins was born in Tampa, Fla., on this date in 1991. This birthday guy has starred in the series "Viva Laughlin" and "Surface," as well as making guest appearances on "Lie To Me," "CSI: Miami" and "House M.D.". In films,...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:25 AM
Premium pay channel HBO dominated the nominations Thursday for the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards, earning a stunning 104 nods, including honors for its two freshman series, "Game of Thrones" and "Boardwalk Empire," as well as the acclaimed miniseries...
| May 13, 2011
| 7:31 AM
In novels and songs, in movies and plays and TV shows, addiction to drugs and alcohol is a frequent theme. Steve Earle's new novel "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) is the latest, but here are some previous standouts...
| Feb 20, 2012
The topic of healthcare came up during a recent dinner with friends. Between bites of pizza and swigs of beer, I told them that things were challenging for doctors everywhere but that this was especially true for primary care physicians. I launched into...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 1:47 PM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Sela Ward was born in Meridian, Miss., on this day in 1956. This birthday gal currently stars as Jo Danville on "CSI: NY." She gained her greatest fame starring on the series "Sisters" and "Once and Again." She played a recurring...