THE BEATLES, Zeppelin, Hendrix — rock 'n' roll's three icons with three strongly safeguarded legacies — returned to the news pages last month with different projects but a common theme.
Reports of "King of the Hill's" dethronement may have been premature. At least one network has expressed interest in "King," which was handed its pinkslip just last week by Fox.
Oprah Winfrey was on a conference call with Barack Obama and African-American leaders today in an effort to boost turn out. From the Politico: "Obama, according to a participant, talked talked about…
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. On the final day of the presidential campaign, hip hop stars take their campaigning for Barack Obama to Ohio, Tim Daly joins the SEIU in Nevada…
Variety’s Todd McCarthy calls Gus Van Sant’s "Milk," which opens next month, "an adroitly and tenderly observed account of the life of Harvey Milk." He writes, "Commentators will not fail to note…
Hollywood turned out for the Obama and McCain in the final weekend before Election Day, showing how much more savvy campaigns have become in deploying celebrities to the trail. The story here. More…
An estimated 80,000 people turned out in Cleveland for a rally for Barack Obama with Bruce Springsteen performing. The Boss played an acoustic set including "This Land is Your Land," with many…
NBC’s Chuck Todd, one of the breakout media stars of this year’s election cycle, runs down the map.
Scarlett Johansson campaigns for Obama in Ohio.
Jeffrey Ressner of the Politico writes that Barack Obama has largely been silent on Proposition 8, with No on 8 organizers even sending out mailers to clarify that the candidate is against the effort…
Who are these undecideds and swing voters? Social commentator Jonathan Pontell points to Generation Jones. He coined the term, and it’s been gaining traction as a way to describe the population born…