| Jul 9, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Ocean City was packed over the post-Fourth of July holiday weekend. Among the visitors was teen mom and '16 and Pregnant' reality TV star Kailyn "Kail" Lowry.
Lowry posted on Twitter a couple of photos of her hanging with friends on the beach. She...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 12:54 PM
You probably shouldn't be reading this right now.
According to my husband, I should be telling you that the idea of a Baltimore Boating Culture is a myth. A lie. Who would want to swim in that dirty, radioactive water? Middle River? How …...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Media companies routinely play chicken in negotiations over such issues as retransmission fees and bundling, terms that mean next to nothing to their customers until one of the companies they subscribe to lets things get out of hand.
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:57 AM
James R. Adams, a giant on Madison Avenue during the years immediately after World War II, once said that advertising is the "principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the Earth." Surely, the three weeks prior to an election give further...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Def Leppard and Poison performed at Merriweather Post Pavilion Tuesday night. Midnight Sun contributor Jay Trucker was there.
At around 10 Tuesday night at Columbia’s Merriweather Post Pavillion, a pair of fans were relieving themselves of $12...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:44 AM
President Obama continues his real campaign march tonight with a visit to Jay Leno's couch at the "Tonight Show."
And then Friday afternoon, it's on to what last time was essentially a campaign rally masking as an interview on MTV.
What hath Bill...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 7:45 AM
A new Guinness Book of World Records was released this week, filled with the world's longest, fastest, biggest, smallest, most prolific and most substantial. Included among this compelling compendium of the world's greatest are a handful of Marylanders --...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 8:49 PM
I have been writing for the last two weeks about President Barack Obama's TV-Lite strategy of only doing interviews with the likes Jay Leno, MTV's Sway, US Weekly and Jon Stewart. In other words, only safe and friendly interviewers.
And, indeed, as I...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Once the most feared pass rusher in football, famous for his ‘lights-out’ celebration dance in opposing backfields, Shawne Merriman has seemingly fallen off the map since the turn of the decade.
The former University of Maryland and San Diego...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:37 AM
DirecTV subscribers have lost"SpongeBob SquarePants," "The Daily Show" and "Mob Wives."
Unable to reach a deal with Viacom, parent of several popular cable channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and VH1, DirecTV is no longer carrying the...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Kiss and Motley Crue performed at Jiffy Lube Live on Friday night. Midnight Sun contributor Jay Trucker was there.
Thirty years after they first toured together, Kiss and Motley Crue are back out on the road, opening their 2012 summer tour on an...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Ikaros is in its new home. The new location opened very quietly on Aug. 3, according to Xenophon Kohilas, who co-owns the restaurant with his brother.
Ikaros didn't have far to move — just one block up Eastern Avenue. But because the Kohilas family...