| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:24 AM
I am not among the many who are shocked that Ben Carson, the brilliant and widely admired neurosurgeon based at Johns Hopkins Hospital, would emerge as a hero of the political right and Sean Hannity's new best friend.
That Carson would stoop to making...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Dr. Ben Carson says he didn't anticipate the reaction to what he considered his common-sense remarks as keynote speaker this month at the National Prayer Breakfast.
But after video went viral of the trailblazing black neurosurgeon taking jabs at...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Mar 10 (TheWrap.com) - The next season of âTrue Detectiveâ will be about âhard women, bad men and the secret occult history of the United States transportation system,â says series creator Nic Pizzolatto.
That intriguing preview came in an...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:16 AM
"Flowers, but with garbage."
Has there ever been a better metaphor for the Academy Awards? Granted, that line comes from Jennifer Lawrence in "American Hustle" (nominated for 10 Oscars, Lawrence included), and she wasn't talking about the Academy Awards...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
When the NAACP Image Awards were started in 1967 by the L.A. branch of the long-lived civil-rights org, the fight they were fighting was obvious. With quality roles for people of color scarce, and official recognition of those roles even scarcer, the...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Weren't the Oscars great this year? Matthew McConaughey's best actor acceptance speech? That put us on a spaceship and sent us straight to Neptune, man. And we thought we were going to lose it when Cuba Gooding Jr. rushed the stage just after Ben...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Louis Gossett Jr., Cuba Gooding Jr. and Jane Alexander will star in the six-hour miniseries adaptation of "The Book of Negroes," based on the novel by Lawrence Hill.
Aunjanue Ellis, Lyriq Bent, Ben Chaplin and Allan Hawco will also star in the production...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 3:37 PM
This sequel to Robert Rodriguez's 2010 “Machete” — a semi-retro action vehicle for Danny Trejo — came and went quickly enough last year that I somehow missed it, despite being a big fan of the original and of Trejo. (How big a fan?...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Greetings from Chavez Pond.
It's a little unsettling what they've done to the old ball yard — iced it over, cleavered the back end off the pitching mound, painted the NHL logo in center field. Feels like some sort of Canadian coup.
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Just a suggestion ... you may not want to have a big meal before watching director Robert Rodriguez's even-more-over-the-top sequel to his graphic action ode that elevated Danny Trejo from supporting player to star as troubleshooter Machete.
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Cuba Gooding, Jr. pulled a Kanye at the 2014 SAG Awards and bum rushed the stage at the end of the show. What did he shout into the microphone?...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:00 PM
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