| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:21 PM
OK, so Wes Case and I were supposed to be switching back and forth doing these "Jersey Shore" recaps (there are only so many brain cells each of us can afford to lose) but he's all big-time and judging a competition over at WPOC, so once again my...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 12:23 AM
Since the late '90s, Mates of State have been a staple of the indie rock world. The husband-and-wife duo consists of Jason Hammel and Kori Gardner, who combine keyboard, drums and vocals to create energetic harmonies. Over the past 14 years, the Lawrence,...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 8:28 PM
Tonight's 'Jersey Shore' episode revealed that Italians feel pretty much the same way we Americans feel about the cast of the show: They don't want them in their country.
On several occasions in the episode, dozens of people in bars singled out the cast...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:39 PM
They were ready to go, and we were ready to say ciao.
"Jersey Shore": Italy Edition ended on an anticlimatic note — no punches thrown, no hair-pulling fights, no lesbian hook-ups, no drama, period. Instead, we were forced to try and care about Mike...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 11:05 AM
This episode was full of ups and downs, but was a great one overall. Again, I’m not sure if they’ve actually been that good, or if I’m just slowly getting nostalgic because "Jersey Shore" is coming to an end. Either way, the second to...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Well, 12:01 a.m. came and went (even in Mayan Time, otherwise known as Central Time) and nothing really happened. Although Annapolis was plunged into darkness and bathed in an eerie blue light, BGE assures us it wasn't apocalypse-related. Pessimists are...
| Dec 30, 2012
It was a cruel, cruel year — a year that kept raising our hopes, only to squash them flatter than a dead possum on the interstate.
Example: This year the "reality" show "Jersey Shore," which for six hideous seasons has been a compelling argument...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Here's the thing about brothers and "Hardcore Pawn: Chicago" co-stars Randy and Wayne Cohen: They fight a lot — and even came to blows this year — but they always make up.
And once they're done patching things up, they tend to go right...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Goodbye, "Jersey Shore" guidos and guidettes.
Here's the situation: MTV's highest-rated series is ending after its sixth season airs Oct. 4 and "Jersey Shore" fans will be losing their weekly dose of booze-infused hijinks and the source of countless...
| Sep 9, 2012
NEW YORK — Reality show stars-turned designers! Olympians fresh from performing feats of strength at the Summer Games! Peacockish bloggers taking pictures and typing on smartphones while walking on death-defying stilettos!
There is all that and...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 9:30 AM
October's TV programming might be heavy on the Halloween-themed stuff, but that's not all the networks have to offer. "30 Rock" and "Community" return for their final seasons. "Happy Endings" is back, as well as a new season of "American Horror Story,"...