| Sep 18, 2013
I have never watched "Breaking Bad."
There. I said it.
I was looking for an artful way to say it, something to soften the shocking fact, but sometimes speaking the truth is like peeling off a Band-Aid. Just do it, fast.
But why, the high-minded...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Three years ago, I declared that the Grand Prix of Baltimore would be a game changer for our city. Now that the race has ended for the foreseeable future, many have asked if I regret that statement. The answer is no.
My goal in supporting the Grand Prix...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" will air at 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Sept. 17. Here's a liveblog:
Andre Braugher (Capt. Ray Holt): "Am I drawing anything from what happened 20 years ago? A little bit. I wear my cuffs the same way. But this is a different...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:43 PM
The decision to suspend the Grand Prix of Baltimore for at least the next two years could not have come as much of a surprise to anyone who paid attention to the intrigue that surrounded the third edition of the IZOD IndyCar Series event over Labor Day...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 9:41 AM
A new film premiering in the Baltimore region on Friday features the actor Wendell Pierce, a familiar face to many here, as a conflicted husband and father who has an affair with a teenage boy he meets online.
Pierce, best known for his portrayal of...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:51 AM
In a summer filled with stories of jailhouse corruption and deadly violence afflicting our city, many of us in the advocacy community are asking which candidate for governor will show the strongest commitment to meaningful criminal and juvenile justice...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:48 AM
HBO has released the official trailer for its January drama "True Detective," starring Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey.
The trailer debuted Sunday during the season premiere of "Boardwalk Empire." It introduces Rust Cohle (McConaughey) and Martin...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:47 PM
NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) - "The Wire" creator David Simon says the Trayvon Martin verdict exposes an ugly double standard in Florida's "stand your ground" law:
"You can stand your ground if you're white, and you can use a gun to do it. But if you stand...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Fans of the moody crime thriller "Luther" likely will say goodbye to Det. John Luther on the small screen after this week.
With a "Luther" prequel movie in the works, both star Idris Elba and show creator Neil Cross have suggested the end of the TV...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 12:30 PM
I think "Breaking Bad" is the sixth-greatest TV show ever.
Does that make you mad? Did you just yell at me? Are you wondering what the other five are? Would knowing those five, and if you approved of those five, change how you view my ludicrous opinion?...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:00 PM
It might be the most carefully hidden building boom in American architectural history.
Over the last 40 years, beginning with strict drug-sentencing laws introduced in 1973 by New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller and quickly copied around the country, the...