That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. President Obama's speech may have been the most Twittered event in history, what with all of the lawmakers, media figures and bloggers offering up…
The full text of President Obama's state of the nation speech is here. Bobby Jindal's response? It's being compared to Kenneth from "30 Rock."
Like he did during the inaugural address, President Obama will make a backhanded dig at celebrity in his speech before Congress tonight. In prepared remarks released by the White House, he says, "I…
Last week's revelation that LBJ aide Jack Valenti was investigated by J. Edgar Hoover's FBI in 1964 over suspicions he was gay has triggered a war of words between Slate's Jack Schafer and Bill…
Lifetime has reupped its biggest hit, "Army Wives," for a fourth season.
The CEOs of Ticketmaster and LiveNation meet lawmakers skeptical that their proposed merger will produce anything other than higher ticket prices.
Here's a personal note: My friend Greg Hernandez, who writes the Out in Hollywood blog for the Los Angeles Daily News, got laid off on Monday. After a brief hiatus (just a few days), the blog will…
The CW has given early renewals for the 2009-10 season to six of its signature skeins: dramas "90210," "Smallville," "Gossip Girl," "One Tree Hill" and "Supernatural," and reality mainstay "America's…
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.