"Friday Night Lights" fans were handed the equivalent of a Super Bowl victory on Monday as NBC and DirecTV confirmed that the ensembler has been renewed for two seasons.
The director of "Roger & Me," the film that made his career, posted this statement on his website: "I have never heard of such a thing in all my days: The main representative of the people ordering a…
Julia Roberts is the revived movie star of the hour with her appearance in "Duplicity," co-starring Clive Owen. But Julia insists she is no longer catnip for the paparazzi.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. A few quick hits around the Web this morning… Fox News launches opinion Website "Fox Nation." President Obama hates cable chatter, but his adviser…
The NCAA Final Four will be played on April 4, with the title game two days later. So after two weeks of enjoyable basketball and ear-straining bluster, here are five final thoughts on the event so…
George Clooney's trip to the White House — the subject of my Politico column a few days back — generated a host of comments, the most passionate of which wondered why we're listening to celebrities…
Although I recognize that newspapers are desperate to generate reaction these days, you have to wonder about the Los Angeles Times op-ed editors who opted not to challenge the bone-headed assertions…
As one of the non-bold-face names at Warner Bros.' classy farewell party for "ER" on Saturday night (and for a more detailed list of the who's who that attended, see Cynthia Littleton's recap on her…
With a flurry of appearances, President Obama is "taking his message to the people," apparently frustrated with the mindset of D.C. media. "One day I'm a genius, one day I'm a bum," he said last…
The financial crisis is complicated not just by companies that are too big to fail, but numbers that -- especially for our news media -- are too big to fathom.