RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bob Barker

A collection of news and information related to Bob Barker published by this site and its partners.

Top Bob Barker Articles

Displaying items 37-48
  • 40 years of rescuing marine mammals

    40 years of rescuing marine mammals
    Forty years ago, John Cunningham and Jim Stauffer opened Friends of the Sea Lion for a simple reason: They were running out of space. Stauffer and Cunningham, both Laguna Beach lifeguards at the time, were rescuing sea lions and putting them in...
  • Animal advocates call on fair to end elephant rides

    Animal advocates are calling on the Orange County Fair Board to end elephant rides at the fair. Elephant experts, veterinarians and animal rights groups have written letters expressing their concerns, and they plan to testify at Thursday's meeting of the...
  • PETA Protests McDonald's Over Chicken McNuggets

    PETA Protests McDonald's Over Chicken McNuggets
    ECHO PARK, Calif. (KTLA) -- Protesters in chicken suits took aim at what they say are inhumane slaughter practices by fast food chain McDonald's. Dozens of activists with peta2, the youth arm of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, swarmed...
  • Group Calls for Walmart to Change Pork Suppliers

    Group Calls for Walmart to Change Pork Suppliers
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- A legendary TV game show host wants Americans to be aware of the way pigs are treated before they are slaughtered and sold for pork inside U.S. Walmart stores. Raising awareness for non-profit group Mercy for Animals, Bob...
  • Romney: Smartest guy in the room

    Romney: Smartest guy in the room
    Mitt Romney is the earnest, overachieving school kid in the front row, his right arm thrust high and fingers fluttering in the air, straining to get the attention of the teacher. Mitt's got the answer. He always does. Among all the Republican...
  • Authors & Ideas: A talk with Daniel Clowes about the likable curmudgeon 'Wilson'

    Authors & Ideas: A talk with Daniel Clowes about the likable curmudgeon 'Wilson'
    He's the kind of guy who waxes rhapsodic about his love for the human race but curses people who don't smile at his dog. He's full of odes to the sweep of life and won't stop sharing them with the strangers he accosts in coffee shops. He has no job and no...
  • Best of 2007: Troubled beauty

    Best of 2007: Troubled beauty
    The Maserati Quattroporte is the most beautiful, best-handling super-sedan on the planet. Oh, if that were only enough. This effortlessly gorgeous hunk of Italian swank, this sinister spark from coachbuilder Pininfarina's grinding wheel, ignites envy and...
  • TV's unexpected exits

    TV's unexpected exits
    Recently, we've been saying goodbye a lot on TV. Tony Soprano ate his last onion ring after a protracted six seasons on HBO. Bob Barker watched his last contestant "Come on down," and many are waiting patiently to say goodbye to Jay Leno on "The...
  • Hidden Hollywood sign uncovers history

    There's the Hollywood sign everyone knows -- white letters 50 feet high, recognized the world over as the landmark of Tinseltown. And then there's the other Hollywood sign, the hidden one, whose red neon letters were once as familiar as the larger sign...
  • From the Cubicle: Cubs-Reds

    From the Cubicle: Cubs-Reds
    Refresh: Manual | Auto | Jump to current inning Seriously, a billion dollars for the Cubs? I guess losses are the new wins. If they treated this bidding war like it ought to be, they'd dust off Bob Barker, prop him up and settle this like men, "Price is...
  • A very good deed by an admirable human for a blind dog

     
    My faith in animals is unshakable; my faith in humans -- not always so much. But a South Pasadena woman named Penny nudged me a little further along the faith route by a hugely kind act on behalf of my......
  • Animal rights activists to stage protest of Ringling Bros. circus outside Staples Center

     
    The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus has returned to Los Angeles, drumming up publicity for its "Barnum's FUNundrum!" show with a Tuesday predawn parade of Asian elephants from Union Station to the Staples Center. The circus runs at......