The new paparazzi stakeout? Early voting in Norwalk. Doug Stewart, husband of Variety Web editor Dana Harris, called from the Los Angeles County Registrar of Voters to say that he arrived there this…
Doonesbury predicts Obama will win.
Shepard Fairey is responsible for the most iconic image of Barack Obama this election cycle — a poster recycled and parodied and ripped off. Ever since January, when that image was first introduced…
NBC's "Kath & Kim" has become the latest frosh skein to score a full-season pickup.
This year’s presidential election often veered off into pop culture backdrops, in unexpected ways that put candidates in the crosshairs of celebrity culture and late-night comedy. In my latest column…
Thank God it's over. The presidential election initially seemed like great political theater, but it turned out to be interminable -- repetitive and nasty. The ultimate irony: We don't really know…
Updated That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. John McCain will make an appearance on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend, according to his campaign. Sarah Palin’s guest shot earlier…
ABC has given a full-season order to sophomore comedy "Samantha Who?" That would normally mean a "back nine" order -- but ABC has shortened the pickup to seven segs.
Whatever the election's outcome, millions of Americans will wake up Nov. 5 breathing a sigh of relief that the campaign is finally over. Only they'll be wrong. We now live in an age of the endless…
Big-budget studio pics are great ... for other filmmakers. Danny Boyle thrives when things are lean and focused. His latest film, "Slumdog Millionaire," is a darling of the fall fest circuit, an…
Samuel L. Jackson narrates this new ad from the No on 8 campaign.
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