| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The subject is comedy. If it is not exactly true that it "can't get no respect," to quote the comic, it does get less than it deserves.
It has become commonplace to say that we are living in a New Golden Age of Television, or a Platinum Age of...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:08 PM
The Emmys felt like a repeat, because voters kept honoring old favorites this year.
Among series, "Modern Family," "Breaking Bad" and "The Colbert Report" were back as winners. Some surprises jazzed up the event, but most came in the movie-miniseries...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:26 AM
Mel Brooks, Neil Patrick Harris and President Barack Obama helped boost the winners at this year's creative arts Emmys.
But Winter Park wasn't so fortunate. The Emmy for outstanding commercial went to Apple's "Misunderstood." Budweiser's "Hero's...
| Aug 22, 2014
Time will tell if the literary equivalent of the lightning strike that catapulted Edan Lepucki's "California" to best-sellerdom will work its magic on Stephan Eirik Clark's debut novel as well. Lepucki got the coveted "Colbert Bump" in July when...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:53 AM
It looks like "@midnight," the late-night Internet-themed quiz show, has scored major points with Comedy Central, getting renewed for a second season that will air in 2015.
The announcement, appropriately enough, came just after midnight (on the East...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has launched her own online channel, appropriately titled the Sarah Palin Channel. But Palin fans, be careful what URL you type in, or you could end up in the clutches of Stephen Colbert....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Italian luxury labels getting some serious exposure during Sunday night's Emmy Awards telecast included Canali and Prada, worn by two of the night's winners -- Michael Douglas and Jeff Daniels, respectively -- as well as Dolce & Gabbana, which dressed the...
| 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,...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Satirical TV host Stephen Colbert is catching criticism after a "racist" tweet was sent from the official "The Colbert Report" Twitter account.
The @ColbertReport handle, which is run by Comedy Central, tweeted a joke from one of Colbert's skits on...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:22 AM
After months of running a largely invisible campaign to regain his old job, former Gov. Charlie Crist has suddenly emerged from stealth mode.
• On Monday, his campaign issued a web video meant to counter a video attack from Gov. Rick Scott's...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:09 AM
“I think this McCartney kid’s got something special and I’m gonna put him on the map!”
So says Stephen Colbert, who will host the ex-Beatle for an hourlong edition of "The Colbert Report"at 11:30 p.m. tonight (Wednesday, June...