My weekend reading included Robin Givhan's Washington Post piece, "Echoes of TV's First Lady," which concluded that Michelle Obama's only real cultural antecedent is Clair Huxtable, the lawyer mom on…
Disney Channel has picked up a second season of its animated preschool sleuth series "Special Agent Oso."
President Obama tried out a few one-liners at the Radio and Television Correspondents Assn. dinner this evening in D.C. Among other things, he jokes about swatting flies. He also made a pitch for GM…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Updated When Arnold Schwarzenegger first sought California's governorship in 2003, many saw it as the role of a lifetime. But these days, those seeking to succeed him get a far different…
Magazines are still around and some are actually doing pretty damned well
Doc "Shouting Fire" began during the Bush administration, exploring cases of those punished for speaking out "in the age of terror."
The top pricetag for single tickets to "Bye Bye Birdie" is right up there with "Billy Elliot."
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Olive Garden is backtracking on reports that it is pulling ads from Letterman. It's hard to discern whether it is really pulling ads…
Karen Ocamb of Frontiers writes of gay donors who are withholding their support from the Democratic party, a list that now includes Beverly Hills-based philanthropist/Internet entrpreneur David…
Julius Genachowski was approved by the Senate Commerce Committee to be the next FCC chairman. There's no word on a full vote of the Senate, but B&C's John Eggerton writes thatit could come before the…