| Jan 15, 2011
| 3:37 PM
Ronald Reagan is coming to Newport Beach. Well, his statue is anyway.
The idea is the brainchild of Newport Beach Councilman Keith Curry, a long-time Reagan admirer, and not just from afar. Curry was a member of the Reagan administration in the 1980s,...
| Jul 10, 2011
Even though she was born 100 years ago next month and her mega-hit TV show premiered 60 years ago this October, there remains a single truth about Lucille Ball: We still love Lucy.
"I Love Lucy" is in black and white, and the fashions are outdated, but...
| Jul 10, 2011
THE BEST WAY TO JAMESTOWN, N.Y.
From LAX, connecting service (change of plane) to Buffalo, N.Y., is offered on Southwest, AirTran, Delta, United, US Airways, American and Continental. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $318.
The Lucille Ball-Desi...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Series en la televisión estadounidense con elencos mayoritariamente latinos siempre ha habido pocas. Ello no significa que actores hispanos no hayan encontrado el éxito en la pantalla chica.
Así, pueden incluirse al cubano Desi Arnaz en los 50, el...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:44 PM
First published on April 24, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
The San Fernando Valley is 260 square miles of suburbia. Actually, make that suburbia on nutritional supplements. And antidepressants. With perhaps a little cosmetic surgery south...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Sofía Vergara se prepara en Nueva York para participar como anfitriona en el programa "Saturday Night Live" el sábado 7 de abril.
"Estoy muy contenta, muy entusiasmada porque nunca pensé que sería parte de ese show", dijo a la prensa la actriz colombiana...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 12:18 PM
See Jupiter For Yourself
Can’t wait for NASA’s Juno probe to arrive at Jupiter in 2016? Then check out the gas giant shining bright in the overnight sky in August.
To find the largest planet in the solar system just look for a super-...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:28 PM
"Ten, nine, eight, seven, six, five, four, three, two, one!" the children chanted.
Then Mayor Toni Iseman pulled the switch on 11,500 bulbs that lighted up the 55-foot white fir tree, the centerpiece of the second Holiday Open House at Montage Laguna...
| Dec 18, 2011
Clothes and carefully cultivated facial hair are helping to make the man — and the movie — in a big way at the multiplex this season.
Consider the tuxedo-wearing, thinly mustachioed men of 1920s' Hollywood in "The Artist"; the dapper denizens...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 3:54 PM
In "Morning," one of Pablo Neruda's best-known love sonnets, the speaker gushes, "Naked you are blue as a night in Cuba; /You've vines and stars in your hair." In one bold image Neruda expresses his passion for both a woman and a country. Such...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Usted no puede escaparse de Sofía Vergara por estos días.
Ella interpreta a la ruidosa esposa colombiana de apretadas blusas y enormes tacones en la comedia de ABC Modern Family. Es la figura central del comercial de Diet Pepsi y de los cosméticos...
| Jan 21, 2010
Anyone familiar with James Ellroy's "L.A. Confidential," or the razor-sharp film adaptation, will recall the sleazy magazine whose insatiable desire for nasty stories about Hollywood celebrities drove the plot.
Ellroy called it Hush-Hush, but his model...