| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After 11 years living in Los Angeles, Fortune Feimster still hasn't been able to shake her North Carolina accent. That twang, plus a brash, unafraid-to-be-silly attitude that suggests a female Chris Farley, made for some pretty agonizing auditions early...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 8:30 AM
It's hard to believe that only 50 years have passed since Julia Child set foot on the new continent of American Foodlandia. And yet in that short period, it seems we've already seen the full cycle of colonial development: discovery, exploration,...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Marlon Wayans is having the last laugh, and we're laughing with him.
He oversaw the fluorescence of the lucrative "Scary Movie" franchise with brothers Shawn and Keenen Ivory, but they all three unceremoniously sat out the third-fifth installments. In...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Amazon has just rolled out an interactive infographic, a map of the United States called “Great American Eats,” highlighting "editors’ picks for the best new and classic cookbooks from culinary innovators across America, region by...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Paula Deen apologized at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival.
She didn't elaborate on why she apologized - for using the n-word in the past - but she did say she got through the fallout by reading letters from fans.
Deen also rode on celebrity chef...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:01 AM
If you're trying to market a service or a product, it seems like a celebrity endorsement is hard to beat, right?
Sure, celebrity endorsements are a great way to grab eyeballs. But sometimes, that attention is unwanted.
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:02 PM
At Radio City Music Hall on Wednesday night there was a sense of nervous anticipation about Dave Chappelle's return to the stage after nearly a decade in self-imposed exile. “I just hope he finishes the show,” said Jason Santos, 32, from the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Paula Deen is cooking up a comeback, y'all. Think it will work?
Deen, 67, is on the March 10 cover of People magazine, arguably the highest-profile stop on her mea culpa tour that she hopes will help her regain the favorable media spotlight.
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:59 AM
He's 35, he only has a 10-day contract and it looks like he might be near the end of his career, but Jason Collins apparently has the NBA's top-selling jersey.
And the jersey with the second-highest sales. And the fourth.
Collins' Brooklyn Nets...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Robert Irvine is a good fit for a family-friendly event at the South Beach Wine and Food Festival.
The buff chef, who stars in the Food Network's "Restaurant: Impossible," is set to host "Fit and Fun as a Family" on Saturday and Sunday at Jungle...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Food Network star and chef Robert Irvine will be in town for the South Beach Wine and Food Festival. The star of "Restaurant: Impossible" has hosting duties during the festival's two-day "Fun and Fit as a Family" event, which also features chefs Giada...