| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Henry Alford, author of 2012’s “Would It Kill You to Stop Doing That? A Modern Guide to Manners,” will join the Howard County Library System for its Choose Civility symposium Oct. 11 at the Miller Branch Library in Ellicott City. The...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Fans inside Madison Square Garden witnessed something many thought would never come.
There he was, the last to be inducted. With years of bitter feelings brushed aside, the crown jewel of the WWE Hall of Fame was introduced by Arnold Schwarzenegger. The...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:05 AM
This year's Iditarod dog sled race ended last month, but Gilman School teacher Jen Reiter is already preparing for next year's race.
For thousands of students nationwide, Reiter will be the face of the race that begins March 1, 2014. She has been chosen...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:50 AM
It looks like Wrestlemania-quality matches have come six weeks early.
In a stellar half-hour main event match, John Cena defeated CM Punk and will (still) go to Wrestlemania and face The Rock in a rematch, this time with the WWE title on the line. The...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
There is no TV genre more problematic than docudrama. And Sunday's premiere of "SEAL Team Six," which claims to be the true, inside story of the mission to kill Osama bin Laden, is as problematic as they come.
The core issues all grow from the...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 5:43 AM
I make an effort not to swear in the presence of older ladies, minor children, and evangelical clergy. I reviewed Jesse Sheidlower's The F Word without using English's most versatile verb/noun/adjective/adverb/interjection. But over the past week I...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 7:54 PM
This episode we start by following Kandi, NeNe, and Cynthia on their extremely boring trip to Miami. From the looks of this scene, the editors really fished for content.
They chatted about the latest cast member fight between NeNe and Sheree. If you'...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:22 PM
From The Sun's print editions: Baltimore Sun reporter Candus Thomson offers this guest post: Chances of a white Christmas this year are about as good as the Orioles making the 2012 playoffs, gas prices dipping below $3 a gallon or......
| Jun 30, 2011
| 1:01 PM
Amy Bree Becker is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mass Communication & Communication Studies at Towson University. Her research considers the impact of political comedy and political entertainment on everyday life. She also studies public...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Remember when large portions of the country believed a fantasical conspiracy theory that Barack Obama wasn't born in the United States? And remember how they (and, in particular Donald Trump) were spectacularly embarrassed for believing in something so...
| May 26, 2011
| 2:00 AM
On weekday mornings, I'll post the most controversial, shocking and (of course) ridiculous stories for your reading pleasure. That way, when you walk into work, you'll be the master of witty conversation.
• But he was always so reasonable...
| May 26, 2011
| 12:55 PM
I thought we were done with Donald Trump, but, no, he's back again, saying more crazy things and getting more attention. What sad, delusional things is he talking about now? What else? He's still claiming President Barack Obama's birth certificate is...