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  • Betty Duppenthaler: Orphaned, she made family her life

    Betty Duppenthaler: Orphaned, she made family her life
    Betty Duppenthaler believed in luck. It began when she and her twin brother, Booker, were adopted from a Jacksonville orphanage in 1928 by Bert and Charlotte Roper, one of the early citrus families in Central Florida. Betty grew up in a three-story...
  • Art Smith faces his fears in 'Top Chef Duels'

    Art Smith vs. Kevin Gillespie: Who ya got? Considering you’re reading this on a Chicago blog, I’m going to assume you’ll be #TeamArt when the two chefs face off at 9 p.m. Wednesday on Bravo’s “Top Chef Duels.” The...
  • Christine Sneed on fact versus fiction

    Christine Sneed on fact versus fiction
    Many readers and writers remember the dust-up in January 2006 between Oprah Winfrey and author James Frey. Frey's memoir, "A Million Little Pieces," was chosen for the talk show host's book club, which all but guarantees enormous profits to an anointed...
  • Ekpe Udoh will try to add depth to the Clippers

    Ekpe Udoh will try to add depth to the Clippers
    The player: Ekpe Udoh The scoop: Udoh is a 27-year-old power forward/center, whom the Clippers signed in early September. He was drafted by the Golden State Warriors as the sixth overall pick in the 2010 draft. In March 2012, he was traded with Kwame...
  • Cheryl Strayed let life run 'Wild' — and look at her now

    Cheryl Strayed let life run 'Wild' — and look at her now
    She doesn't look like you think she will — sun-dyed hair, dirt under her fingernails. She shouldn't, of course: It was nearly two decades ago that she hiked the Pacific Crest Trail, brave and alone at 26. But this is the image of Cheryl Strayed...
  • AFI Fest: 'Selma' footage to be unveiled at event with Oprah Winfrey

    One of the more intriguing entrants to the holiday/late award-season calendar is “Selma,” indie filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s take on Martin Luther King Jr. and three critical months in the civil rights movement circa 1965. The film, which...
  • Tom Cruise Selling Telluride Home for $59 Million

    SELLER: Tom Cruise LOCATION: Telluride, CO PRICE: $59,000,000 SIZE: (approx.) 10,000 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: As was first revealed by the beaver busy celebrity property gossips at The Wall Street Journal, Tom Cruise put...
  • Oprah Winfrey's 'Selma' Set for First Look at AFI Fest

    AFI Fest has set a first-look at director Ava DuVernay's Civil Rights drama "Selma" on Nov. 11 at the Egyptian Theater. The event will include 30 minutes of footage from the film, which is set to open on Christmas, followed by a conversation with...
  • James Van Praagh: a medium with that 'Sixth Sense' comes to Easton

    He sees dead people, and he talks to them and they to him. The story of James Van Praagh is pretty intense. He's pretty intense. A 20-minute phone interview from his Colorado home — with Van Praagh talking in a heavy Bayside, Queens, accent, feels...
  • Mick's Tape: Chicago playing cards, the 2014 Dog of the Year and more

    Mick's Tape: Chicago playing cards, the 2014 Dog of the Year and more
    Where the hell did Wednesday go?  Well, for me, most of it passed by so quickly because a bunch of kittens got Uber'd into our office, and I spent the rest of the day itching my beard, as I am highly allergic. So, that's why my link dump is getting to you...
  • Seismic Productions at 25: Marketing Company Makes Trailers That Pack a Punch

    Since it was founded, Seismic has played a major role in the creative marketing of some of Hollywood's most influential and awarded movies. Brokeback Mountain (2005) Seismic's highlighting of Jake Gyllenhaal's reading of the line "I wish I knew how...