| Mar 3, 2013
| 6:23 PM
It takes a special breed to be considered worthy of the U.S. Naval Academy.
Commitment, sacrifice and perseverance are key attributes. It also helps if you are a darn good football player.
Nate Ozdemir is certainly the type.
"I've been playing G.I....
| Feb 5, 2013
Super Bowl Sunday has come and gone, but Super Bowl Sunday commercials? We're going to dissect those things forever. Which ......
| Oct 10, 2011
| 7:09 PM
Well, I got off to a late start this week, thanks to the American League game between the Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers, which stretched well into four hours and 11 innings, pushing the start of “Terra Nova” back by 50 minutes. (By...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 8:24 PM
“Bylaw” – Dino-Murder, She Wrote.
After a blessed reprieve thanks to the World Series, Fox’s “Terra Nova” returned in full pre-historical force Monday night, with a new record: barely a minute into the hour before some...
| May 7, 2011
Best. Convention. Ever.
That might be the way "Simpsons" character Comic Book Guy would describe Florida Supercon 2011, an annual confab of connoisseurs of comic books, anime, animation, video games, fantasy, sci-fi, and other geek culture.
| Feb 19, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Jenna Fischetti picks a seat at a Baltimore County Starbucks where she can see who's coming and going. As a transgender woman, the 47-year-old is always on guard.
"My head's on the swivel," said Fischetti, a freckled brunette.
When she slips into a...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Screenwriter and director Stephen Sommers and his wife, Jana, have listed their estate in Malibu for sale at $13.5 million.
Set in the gated community of Serra Retreat at the end of a cul-de-sac, the rebuilt and remodeled main house and detached...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Five years ago, pundits were quick to cast doubt on "Cars." A version of "Local Hero" or "Doc Hollywood" starring a high-speed auto? How misbegotten and outre!
It turned out to be one of Pixar's most profitable pictures — and one of its best-loved....
| Jul 27, 2011
| 10:00 AM
The 1988 Orioles may soon get their names erased from the record books, and that's a good thing.
That Orioles team lost 21 straight games -- to open the season, no less -- for the longest losing streak by an American League team in the modern era. Only...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 3:05 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Natalia Cigliuti was born in New York City today in 1978. This birthday gal starred as Bobbi on "Raising the Bar" and portrayed Anita Santos Warner on the long-running soap "All My Children" from 2004-06. She currently gives voice to...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 11:08 AM
Winter Garden West Orange linebacker/fullback Nate Ozdemir says he’s been playing “G.I. Joe” in his backyard since he can remember, so to have received a pair of scholarship offers this week to both of the country’s most...