Not to pat myself on the back (OK, maybe a little), but this was easily predictable the day after the election – and even more so as President Obama's inauguration approached: Conservative talk…
For years the all-consuming emphasis on reaching adults under 50 has imposed dictatorial constraints on TV casting, prompting a "Logan's Run"-like effect that expunged older performers.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Ticketmaster's Irving Azoff, Live Nation's Michael Rapino, JAM productions' Jerry Mickelson and David A. Balto of the Center of American Progress…
Updated George Clooney met with Vice President Joseph Biden and President Obama to ask for a full-time envoy to the Darfur region. In an interview from the White House lawn, Clooney told Larry King…
"IT'S A grand and glorious feeling. But I'll be wearing the same size hat tomorrow," said Clark Gable after winning an Oscar back in 1939.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Fresh from his trip to Darfur, George Clooney meets with Vice President Joseph Biden this evening, and then appears on CNN's "Larry King…
It's an intense, visceral thrill to stand next to Eddie Van Halen while he plays a series of riffs that pass at whip-cracking speed, each note articulated with clarity and purpose.
Now that I've had a chance to read a lot more of the post-Oscar coverage, a few additional thoughts: * As tvtattle.com cleverly noted, reviews of the show were all over the map: "Best Oscars in…
* Having done this for a few years, nobody is really meant to sit and intently view the Oscars for 3 1/2 hours straight unless they're A) surrounded by people drinking; B) paid to; or C) in the…
Updated This was supposed to be an apolitical Oscars, a three-and-a-half hour extravaganza of escapism and elegance. Host Hugh Jackman would be free of satirical riffs, one-liners and even a…