| Nov 30, 2011
The Age of Movies
The Selected Writings of Pauline Kael
Edited by Sanford Schwartz
Library of America, $40
Witty, entertaining and often exhilarating, this wide-ranging collection of pieces captures the film critic at her best.
| Jun 30, 2012
| 4:09 PM
When I worked for Wilbur F. “Bill” Littlefield, the head public defender for L.A. County, we never discussed the war.
The war, his war, was World War II. Bill Littlefield had been a member of an elite intelligence unit that operated behind...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Veteran Broadcast Journalist Peter Musurlian won two Golden Mikes Jan. 21 at the 62nd annual Golden Mike Awards, organized by the Radio & Television News Association of Southern California.
The event was held at the Universal City Hilton and was attended...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Are you feeling uninspired this election season? Are you sick of all the attention being slathered on a small group of die-hard partisans in Iowa and New Hampshire? Do you think the political system's broken and your voice is ignored?
If you're looking...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Tom Brokaw was the anchor of NBC News from 1982 to 2004. He's from the old school of news journalism, a torchbearer from the days of Walter Cronkite when TV newsmen commanded a respect and trust from their audience that doesn't exist anymore. Brokaw's...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Jenn Karlman calls San Diego home and is excited to be back after more than ten years.
Jenn joined FOX-5 News as a field reporter for a year and a half before helping launch the FOX 5 News at Five with Loren Nancarrow. She is thrilled to be working in...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Legendary NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw has reported on the most historic events in our lifetime. He is beloved for his bestselling books; The Greatest Generation, Boom and The Time of Our Lives.
Spend a fascinating evening as this broadcasting icon...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 11:49 AM
Several TV networks will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, with news specials, live coverage from Ground Zero, films and special episodes of scripted series. Many of those specials begin this week, and I've tried...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 5:36 AM
Oct. 8, The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Mortensen Hall, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford, bushnell.org
For a man who is known for his chameleon-like ability to morph into a variety of characters and personalities, most notably...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 10:04 PM
I cannot understand why the L.A. Times and the Daily Pilot continue on their editorial pages to defend the Irvine 11 (Editorial: Irvine 11, D.A. both made mistakes, Daily Pilot, Oct. 2; "Editorial: Punishing the 'Irvine 11' again, Los Angeles Times, Sept....
| Nov 10, 2011
Nov. 12, Sat. 8 p.m., Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield, (203) 438-5795, ridgefieldplayhouse.com
For a man who is known for his chameleon-like ability to morph into a variety of characters and personalities, most...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:53 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Former NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw, 72, was taken to the hospital Thursday morning while in Charlotte, North Carolina covering the Democratic National Convention.
A network spokesperson said Brokaw felt "light-headed" on the set of...