| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:09 PM
If you're a fan of older comic books and comic strips, Fantagraphics is your Santa Claus. The 21st century has proved a golden age for the reproduction of classic comics, with stellar reprint series from Boom! Studios, IDW and others. But Fantagraphics is...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:25 AM
As soon as I heard American Girl opened shop in South Florida, I secretly wanted to visit with my 3-year-old daughter.
I had the chance last week. I spent one hour, $150 and walked away a different person.
We're talking American Girl, after all —...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:49 AM
I remember my great-grandmother a little. She was nearly 100 when I saw her in the nursing home, and my mind retains a sketchy image of a white-haired woman who remained seated and stared bemused at the G.I. Joe toy that I brought to show her.
I was 7 or...
| 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....
| Sep 11, 2012
| 6:09 AM
A real American hero gets the gold.
After more than eight weeks of voting, 24,000 votes, and 600 stories shared, visitors to the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis have named G.I. Joe their favorite toy from the last century.
On July 16, the museum...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 12:41 AM
5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30 - 9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
7:35 a.m. While addiction is no laughing matter, Rick Kogan learns about a program...
| Jul 26, 2010
When the big studios commit big bucks on their big franchises, the list of directors deemed equal to the task suddenly can grow very small.
FOR THE RECORD:
New directors: An article in Monday's Calendar section about studios'...
| Apr 29, 2012
A team of superheroes including Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor unite to save the world. With Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth. Written and directed by Joss Whedon. In Imax 3-D. Walt Disney...
| Nov 19, 2010
William Self, a producer and television executive who was in charge of television production at 20th Century-Fox during the 1960s and early `70s when its list of successful shows included "Peyton Place," "Batman" and " MASH," has died. He was 89.
| Apr 23, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Big summer movies such as “Battleship,” “The Avengers,” “Amazing Spiderman” and “G.I. Joe” – and the packaged toys that will be sold with them – can’t come soon enough forHasbro Inc., whose...