| Aug 25, 2011
| 7:00 PM
The latest episode of "Jersey Shore" was about men behaving badly. The boys were in full-on meathead mode, driven by poor, drunken decisions and steadfast refusals to back down. It was mainly uncomfortable to watch the women having to react to the boors,...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 8:38 PM
We've been had.
On Sunday night before the MTV Video Music Awards, we learned the fight between Ronnie and Situation wasn't a real fight at all. It was merely a push and a tackle before some off-camera big dudes broke it up. No clean punches. No bloody...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 5:29 AM
When we look back at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards, we will remember two things: 1) This Jessie J thing is not going to happen, America, but it wasn't for lack of effort, and 2) Beyonce and Jay-Z are having a baby. For a two-and-a-half hour show, you'...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:50 PM
I am too tired to go crazy about this. And there really are so many hugely more important things going on the world practically every day.
I cannot let the addition of HLN host Nancy Grace to the lineup of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" pass...
| Sep 13, 2011
George Peters Jr. was dethroned Saturday as toilet race champion of Hampdenfest.
Peters, of Hampden, last year's winner of the potty-themed soapbox derby, vanquished several opponents, including a gallant team of Charm City Roller Girls, to reach this...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:59 PM
Around this time every season, "Jersey Shore" begins to annoy more than entertain, so rather than give the typical recap, let's highlight why we all really watch — the ridiculous quotes. Without further ado, here are the most ridiculous things heard...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 10:43 PM
Early in his presidency, Barack Obama's aversion to governing and addiction to going on television, led me to write that when the going gets tough, Obama goes on TV.
Here we go again with the president moving from camera setup to camera setup talking...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 7:48 AM
When your father is the "Run" in Run-DMC and your uncle is Def Jam Records co-founder Russell Simmons, it's a gift and a curse to pursue a career in hip-hop.
The gift is obvious: unlimited connections, a built-in brand name and hopefully some skills from...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 11:30 AM
What is it about the British and great fashion?
Even in his death, Alexander McQueen's exhibit drew thousands upon thousands to New York City this year. Effects of the royal wedding are dominating a number of fashion trends for women this season. Lace,...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
The creators of “Arrested Development” have announced that the show will be back for another season, so we asked our staff which shows they would bring back if they could.•••• “Buffy.” TV just hasn’t...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 11:23 AM
There aren't too many things in the world that are typically considered life-changing. Marriage. Kids. The death of a loved one. A handful of pivotal books.
For me (at least for the purposes of this column), one of them was the gym.
I will start by...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 12:12 PM
The Right2Know March came through Baltimore today. The "mobilization for GMO Labeling" is headed on foot, to Washington, D.C., where they will hold an Oct. 16 rally in Lafayette Park.
The group has been walking since Oct. 1 when they set out from...