| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:43 AM
As a cash-strapped university student in the late 1970s, Jim Boelke had an idea and applied for a patent and today he owns a profitable factory with distribution from Japan and Hong Kong to Europe, South America and every state in the United States....
| Nov 16, 2014
| 12:09 PM
You knew "Saturday Night Live" would get around to "True Detective" because Woody Harrelson was hosting. This weekend's episode peaked when Harrelson and McConaughey (Taran Killam) visited "Weekend Update" and offered advice to future "True Detective" co-...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Hannibal Buress has always known that his name gave him an edge over other comics. Sharing a first name with the infamous cannibal from "Silence of the Lambs" has been an instant attention-grabber — both positively and negatively — as his...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Culturally, physically, scatologically — it's hard to overstate "The Complete Zap Comix."
Let's start with the thing itself: If I threw it at your head, and landed a solid strike, I might end you. It weighs 20 pounds, stands more than a foot...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:52 AM
Musical guests Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson supplied the most entertaining moments on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. Host Cameron Diaz showed her comical side as a poet rhapsodizing about the UPS Man. But “Weekend Update”...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 11:13 AM
NBC and Bill Cosby have been joined at the show-business hip for decades.
The network was the home for "I Spy," the lighthearted 1960s spy drama starring Cosby that established the comedian as a major television star. The phenomenal success of "The...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Some folks at the legendary Groundlings comedy troupe weren't laughing at "Saturday Night Live" this last week.
NBC's late-night comedy show featured a sketch lampooning a trio of Tina Turner impersonators on a cruise ship, with one of the performers...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Sunday night will be packed with big offerings and schedule changes. Some weekend highlights to keep in mind:
1. "The Good Wife," 9:30 p.m. Sunday, CBS
A football doubleheader will push back the start of CBS prime time. But the start times may be...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 5:40 AM
"Saturday Night Live" has always been a show of moments. The inspired ones compensate for the duds, and this weekend's show was no different.
A brilliant spoof of "The Fault in Our Stars" gave Ebola to the young heroine (Sarah Silverman), a...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Sarah Silverman was one of the many comedians to mourn the loss of Joan Rivers early last month, so it's only fitting that she would play the pioneering personality during her first hosting gig on "Saturday Night Live" this week.
In the skit, Silverman...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Jan Hooks, a comedic actress whose gift for impersonation led to memorable scenes spoofing Tammy Faye Bakker, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Nancy Reagan and others on "Saturday Night Live," died Thursday. She was 57.
A spokeswoman for Innovative Artists,...