| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:47 PM
As regular viewers know, "Better Know a District" is one of the most reliably hilarious recurring segments on "The Colbert Report" -- that is, the few times a year Stephen Colbert manages to get a member of the House of Representatives to sit for an...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...
| Aug 6, 2013
Hugh Laurie, the former star of "House," stopped by "The Colbert Report" on Monday to say dirty words and to promote his latest blues album....
| Sep 22, 2013
One of the longest streaks in Primetime Emmy Awards history came to an end Sunday (Sept. 22) when something other than "The Daily Show" won the award for outstanding variety series....
| Jun 29, 2013
For Thursday night: Paula Deen's book isn't even out yet and it's already number one on Amazon. And at the bottom of the sales page it says, "Customers who like this book may also like Alabama in the 1950s."... Conan......
| Oct 3, 2013
Stephen Colbert's takedown of Bill O'Reilly's "Killing Jesus" is one of the most scathing and hilarious criticisms of the book yet....
| Feb 11, 2011
| 1:50 PM
"Don't tiger mother me!" my daughter replied the other evening in response to the obligatory nightly homework question.
Eye-rolling and laughter ensued, and it became clear that the phrase "tiger mother" had entered the national lexicon. Since The Wall...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 7:41 AM
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) earned a lot of respect from civil libertarians several weeks ago when he emerged as this country's foremost Fourth Amendment advocate. Rand tried single-handedly to stop some of the more authoritarian aspects of the Patriot...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:08 AM
"Portlandia,""Homeland,""Game of Thrones,""Parks and Recreation,""Treme"and "The Colbert Report"are among the TV winners of the 71st annual Peabody Awards announced Wednesday.
The Peabody board picked 38 winners, including several PBS specials and the...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:04 PM
We have a Babe in Baltimore. 33-year-old Lisa Ponzoli, Timonium native and owner of the trendy Fells Point boutique, has been involved in the apparel and fashion industries since college.
After working in the buying offices at Nordstrom and Hecht's in D....
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Trevor Potter is an unlikely repeat guest for a late-night comedy show. As the former chairman of the Federal Election Commission, the courtly Washington lawyer is a leading expert on campaign finance law — not the kind of material that generates...