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  • Gone but not forgotten, 2010: Goodbye to some true TV icons

    It's natural with the dawn of a new year to bid farewell to the old, and to those who left with it. In terms of television talents lost in 2010, though, the ritual hits particularly close to the heart. A number of genuine icons of the home screen...
  • Weekend theme park to-do list: Neon Trees, Roots, Chubby Checker, Manny Manuel, Kim Myles, 'White House,' more

    Weekend theme park to-do list: Neon Trees, Roots, Chubby Checker, Manny Manuel, Kim Myles, 'White House,' more
    If you haven't driven through the tourism corridor lately, you might not be aware: The spring breakers have descended. It's all good, of course, but it does mean traffic and throngs of folks at the theme parks. Now that we're in good-weather mode, you may...
  • 60 Years Of Memories For The Travelers Championship

    60 Years Of Memories For The Travelers Championship
    CROMWELL — The first PGA Tour stop in Connecticut was 60 years ago with the Insurance City Open at Wethersfield Country Club. Now called the Travelers Championship, it has gone through some name and sponsor changes through the years. But for...
  • Top 5 Olympic sports that could also be sex positions

    Top 5 Olympic sports that could also be sex positions
    We've always appreciated that "Naked Gun" joke, where Leslie Nielsen says he likes his sex like he likes his basketball: "One-on-one and with as little dribbling as possible." With the 2012 Summer Olympics kicking off Friday, this got us thinking about...
  • 'The Lost Collection: The Best Movies You Totally Forgot About'

    The '80s in Hollywood might officially be remembered as the age of Steven Spielberg and John Hughes, but there are plenty of people out there who'll say that their fondest movie memories involve lounging in their den with friends and relations, watching...
  • Leslie Nielsen: Bumbling his way to stardom

    Leslie Nielsen: Bumbling his way to stardom
    Leslie Nielsen's got game. That is, he's game for just about any character who's absurdly serious or seriously absurd. A bumbling exorcist. A batty vampire. A lovably disastrous detective who, dressed as an umpire, mugs Queen Elizabeth II to save her from...
  • Hollywood Mourns Death of "Mission: Impossible" Actor Peter Graves

    Hollywood Mourns Death of "Mission: Impossible" Actor Peter Graves
    PACIFIC PALISADES -- Actor Peter Graves collapsed at died Sunday afternoon at his home in Pacific Palisades. He was 83 years old. Graves, who starred in "Mission: Impossible," "Airplane!" and Billy Wilder's "Stalag 17"-- apparently suffered a heart...
  • Peter Graves succeeds in an impossible mission

    Peter Graves succeeds in an impossible mission
    When Peter Graves was honored last month at the Ojai Film Festival with a lifetime achievement award, the 83-year-old actor was hoping they would screen Billy Wilder's 1953 classic "Stalag 17" in which he played a Nazi spy placed among American POWs in...
  • Movie review: 'An American Carol' — 1 of 5 stars

    One hundred and sixty-five years after Charles Dickens called for civic reform, compassion, humanity and charity to be watchwords in human life with A Christmas Carol, Hollywood's most rabid conservatives have rallied to make An American Carol, a comedy...
  • Doubletake: Strong in the fundamentals

     
    Doubletake, the summer sensation, is back for the new fall season. Join Tribune correspondents Jim Tankersley and Jim Oliphant every day as they tackle the mysteries of the political universe and, well, breed alpacas to make a little cash on......
  • Football: I hate that song

     
    Just heard the Notre Dame fight song played by San Pedro's band outside their stadium as they warm up for tonight's City Section first-round playoff game against Dorsey. I didn't know that was the Pirates' song as well. That means......