| Jan 16, 2013
| 4:44 AM
WEATHER: Winter weather advisory in effect through 9 a.m. for parts of the region. Rain and clouds expected to taper off through the day, with highs in the 40s.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
| Dec 31, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Faithful readers, it is that time of year again! The day when we make promises to ourselves that we would actually keep if we made them to anyone else.
It is time for New Year's resolutions, and this year I have called upon my social media tools —...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:43 AM
Kathy Griffin's desperate efforts to get some shock buzz New Year's Eve on CNN were so obvious that I vowed I wouldn't write about her -- wouldn't write about her kissing Anderson Cooper's crotch and trying to make sure every viewer knew what she was...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Of this, there is not much debate: no one in sports has mastered the pregame speech like Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis. And his gift for hyper intense gab — the way he builds to furious crescendo, cajoling those listening to rise up against an enemy...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:55 AM
The always enigmatic Baltimore duo Beach House offers a rare look behind the curtains in its new video for "New Year," the next single from the album "Bloom."
The clip sidesteps a narrative and instead presents something that resembles a home movie....
| Jan 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Author's disclaimer: Today's piece may cause my center/right readers severe irritability, sleeplessness, and a strong desire to limit your cable television options to Fox. The antidote may not arrive until the midterm elections of 2014.
| Dec 19, 2012
| 5:56 AM
Did you hear Time has named its Person of the Year and The Voice has a new winner? Bored? Not impressed? Well, what if I told you I had a video of a GOLDEN EAGLE snatching a BABY!!!!!
YouTube and Reddit are buzzing this morning with a video purportedly...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:05 AM
When I came back to The Aegis last July after being an editorial assistant here in 2007, I wrote my very first column, introducing myself to all you lovely people knowing that eventually, somewhere down the line I would also have to write a goodbye...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Some guys gave flowers. Others candy. But smooth Rod Lopez, a man in touch with the cultural cutting edge, feted his lady love with a "Harlem Shake" video for Valentine's Day.
In it, the 34-year-old owner of a Parkville production company, wearing...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 6:25 PM
What people go through to live their lives — war and terror, disease and pain, poverty and hunger, long journeys across continents and oceans, loss and heartbreak — always leaves me awed and humbled. You hear a story, like the one I’m...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:34 AM
It's "Amazing Race" time again!
It's been so long since we enjoyed Phil Keoghan and his eyebrow and his hats. The sight still takes my breath away, especially when he's staring at the water in Bora Bora. And I need some eye candy right now because...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:04 AM
If the Bellevederes isn't Baltimore's best soul/R&B band — and it just might be — it's certainly the biggest.
There are 10 people in all, including a horn section and a hype man known as Velvet Johnson (aka Justin Metzger). Technically, they'...