| Jan 29, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Patricia Cabezas was downright giddy as she peered out at the Chesapeake Bay getting herself pumped to take a dip in the icy water. But something was missing — it wasn't snowing.
Last year, she took part in her first Polar Bear Plunge, the hugely...
| Feb 27, 2011
Amidst a rough economic time, the entertainment business has taken a big hit. People are cutting back when it comes to entertainment, from downloading fewer songs on iTunes to going to the movies less often. Consequently, television has become an...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:45 AM
How did the Cubs’ Kerry Wood spend the night before his team’s season opener against the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field?
By decorating cupcakes.
Wood — all 6-foot-5 of him — squeezed the cream cheese frosting out of a...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Now that the holidays are (almost) over, you're probably ready for your favorite shows to return as the midseason schedule kicks in. A lot of brand new shows premiere in January as well. So get ready. Here's a list of series, season and winter premiere...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:28 PM
"Jersey Shore" Season 5 premieres Thursday, so we asked our staff and guests to reveal which show they think is so done.
"Weeds" started off funny and unique, but quickly ran out of plot lines that didn't feel forced. It's time for Nancy Botwin to end...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Two drunk, loud and usually obnoxious "families" are vying for viewers on the midseason TV schedule: The guidos of “Jersey Shore” and the Gallaghers of “Shameless.”
Some might say comparing a reality show to a scripted drama is...
| Jan 8, 2012
For brief moments, Cassie Stanley can forget her precarious relationship with death.
She forgot on Christmas morning when her family opened presents. At other times, she forgets by immersing herself in watching the Bulls or Cubs on TV in her family's...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 8:42 PM
Here we go, everyone: Episode two of the fifth (and probably final) season of "Jersey Shore." Did we get a hair-pulling, kooka-flashing, Situation-bashing bomb of an episode this week? Well …
- I’m not going to lie – I dozed off for...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 9:39 AM
The buzzword from Episode 2 of "Jersey Shore 5" was definitely "anxiety." And no, not because I was having an anxiety attack (from watching the show), but because our favorite Staten Island guido, Vinny, was.
Thursday's episode started off with the...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 10:26 AM
New Jersey just can't get rid of pint-sized reality spectacle Snooki, as it is now reported that she and JWoww may be coming to Jersey City to shoot a spin-off series.
"Last week producers of MTV began reaching out to the City," confirmed Jennifer...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:10 PM
So, here we are, friends. Episode 3 of "Jersey Shore." If you’re like me, you’ve been putting toothpicks in your eyelids to stay awake. We fared a little better this week, though:
- The night starts with a somber Pauly heading to Karma to...