That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Things are getting back to normal here in Los Angeles after two whirlwind weeks. Barack Obama will be in Los Angeles on Sept. 16 for a fund-raiser…
With SAG's election contest heating up, the guild has promised it will keep confidential how individual members vote in its polling on the guild's contract stalemate with the majors.
Surrounded by police in riot gear on the Marion Street bridge in St. Paul on Thursday night, along with about 300 protesters and members of the media, I thought they surely can't arrest all of these…
Abu Dhabi execs have tapped Fox chairman Jim Gianopulos to give the keynote address at their film-financing confab, the Circle.
The whole issue of whether Sarah Palin appears on Oprah’s show is about as manufactured a controversy as any other we’ve seen this year. In Winfrey’s defense, ever since she endorsed Barack Obama in…
John McCain’s speech at the Republican National Convention scored 38.9 million viewers, apparently topping the auds for Barack Obama’s address. (There is some dispute over the inclusion of PBS in…
Tonight I retrieved my video camera, which provides some feel for what was going on in St. Paul last night. It took seeking the help of an attorney, Robert Speeter, to retrieve the camera and my…
At least a million people illegally downloaded the season premiere of "Prison Break" -- and Fox isn't pleased.
The McCain campaign's "Country First" slogan took on another meaning on Thursday night at St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center: The final night of the Republican National Convention.
In a speech short on partisan sniping and long on promises of what his presidency will be like, John McCain didn't wow or woo his fellow Republicans so much as inspire them.
Friday morning Updated I had just finished a blog post on the Writers Guild of America East condemning the arrest of journalists covering protests at the Democratic and Republican conventions. I…