| May 27, 2014
| 11:32 AM
"Sharknado 2" won't just have a premiere.
It has spawned a week, Sharknado Week, on Syfy from July 26 to Aug. 2.
"Sharknado 2: The Second One" reaches the air at 9 p.m. July 30. The sequel shifts to New York and depicts what happens when a Sharknado...
| May 1, 2014
Just as April's Moutza of the Month was about to be awarded, some readers began cracking under the pressure.
"Too many choices," complained Joe Montefinese. "Looks like another mass moutza."
It was almost a Facebook mutiny because, as I've said many...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Suddenly, the selfie is everywhere. It's been around since forever, but Ellen DeGeneres' Oscar-night selfie has suddenly made it a pop culture "thing" for celebrities to do. Latest evidence: Bill Murray, Lady Gaga and David Letterman on Wednesday night'...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:42 AM
The line between fantasy and fact has always been blurry for Kurt Andersen. The BarbieWorld casino in Las Vegas, the TV show of obituaries called “Finales,” the helicopter journalism on the Chopper Channel, Adam Sandler’s remake of the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:11 AM
With the notable exception of those breathless minutes in which U2 and members of the Rutgers Marching Band seemed to be standing way too close to the edge of the top of Rockefeller Center, the debut of "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" was...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:20 AM
After David Letterman announced Thursday that he would be retiring after more than three decades in late-night television, the news, though not exactly unexpected, sparked an immediate response on Twitter.
With the genre's elder statesman planning to...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:27 PM
"Sharknado 2" is coming this summer, whether we want it to or not, and on Wednesday morning's "Today" show, Matt Lauer laid a big fat spoiler on everyone. It turns out, Lauer and "Today" weatherman Al Roker will have cameo appearances in the new film....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Sarah Palin may be on the payroll of Fox News, but she's no stranger to the inside of "30 Rock." On Wednesday, the former Alaska governor paid a surprise visit to "The Tonight Show" at its new home.
The world's most famous hockey mom, whose new...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
With control of its digital properties under its sole control at long last, NBC News said it would present a radically different face for web and mobile users in the hopes of giving the NBCUniversal unit a more constant presence among news aficionados -...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 12:22 PM
NEW YORK -- He’s been in charge for only about a month, but New York’s Mayor Bill de Blasio has already angered one famous city resident: Al Roker, weatherman of NBC and Weather Channel fame, who took off on the mayor on Twitter.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:14 PM
NEW YORK — The sixth storm of a long, exhausting winter paralyzed residents up and down the Eastern Seaboard on Thursday as millions struggled with nasty commutes, widespread power outages, government closures, canceled flights and icy messes....
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:06 AM
WASHINGTON--Mother Nature had scant love for the eastern portion of the United States on Valentine’s Day, continuing a streak of miserable and deadly weather that has turned much of the nation into a snowy, icy mess and caused a major pileup on...