| Aug 30, 2012
| 12:34 PM
After six seasons of gym, tanning and laundry, MTV's "Jersey Shore" is coming to an end.
The show that's responsible for making Snooki, The Situation and J WOWW household names, announced Thursday that after it's sixth season, the reality phenomenon will...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 4:13 PM
I've never sipped the Kool-Aid when it comes to reality shows.
Few scourges during the past two decades have pushed American morality spiraling toward the drain more than so-called reality TV.
Godawful slag like "Temptation Island," "The Swan," "The...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 7:50 AM
When has a network ever let anyone have two separate specials on the same night?
Now, and it's not just anyone: It's Barbara Walters.
Following her on-air Thanksgiving weekend visit with President and Mrs. Obama, much of ABC's evening is on the...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 7:04 AM
If it feels like the stars of “Jersey Shore” make club appearances in Chicago all the time, that’s because they do. Ronnie Magro appeared at 8fifty8 nightclub in the West Loop last month after appearing at Manor in River North in...
| May 22, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Now is when Chicago’s celebrity scene gets interesting.
Some of the biggest names in entertainment and sports will soon visit our city on vacation (NBA stars especially like to do this) or because they live here part-time (you can count on plenty...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:18 AM
If you’ve always wanted to meet a “Jersey Shore” cast member but have yet to do so, you must not be trying very hard.
There were three cast members appearing in the Chicago-area last month – Snooki, Vinny and Ronnie -- and...
| May 8, 2012
| 5:33 AM
Patrick Kane didn’t shy away from photos when he was partying Saturday at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s annual Mifflin Street Block Party like many celebrities would have. The Blackhawks star instead posed for them – as he...
| Apr 13, 2011
Ever since that celebrity who shall remain unnamed moved to trademark 22 of his catchphrases, we've been curious about the notion of owning words.
(If you don't know who we're referring to, let's just say we're thinking of trademarking "drug-addled...
| Jan 29, 2012
For most men, it's about staying competitive in a youth-focused workplace. For others, it's a need to keep up with new young wives. And for some, well, they just like the sleek black tops on those "Jersey Shore" boys.
These are among the reasons stylists...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 10:45 AM
UPDATE: Check out a photo gallery of images from Joe Flacco's wedding here. The photos can also be found on the website of photographer Jason Prezant, but the site has been inaccessible due to the high interest in the Flacco pictures.
| Mar 8, 2012
| 8:45 PM
We've been waiting for "The Situation" situation, the ultimate showdown between Snooki and Mike, since Italy. The culmination of all the underlying tension that wafted through the vintage shore house occurred this evening, and all I have to say is this:...