| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:15 PM
As fine as he was playing Jimmy McNulty in "The Wire," Dominic West certainly hasn't let that role define him.
He's played Henry Higgins in an English revival of "My Fair Lady" and Iago opposite Clarke Peters' Othello.
He starred in BBC America's...
| May 5, 2013
| 4:00 AM
It should've been the shot heard around the world. Chances are, you didn't hear it.
An ominous sort of history was made last week near Austin, Texas, but it seems to have largely escaped notice. There was some media coverage, yes, but less than, say,...
| May 27, 2013
| 6:51 AM
It’s a battle royale this week. No, Pete didn’t get punched in the face (yet).
‘The Better Half’ explored contending relationships, both at home and at work. It was one of the more shocking and gruesome episodes since a man...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 3:39 PM
It took almost 56 years, but I've finally mastered my table manners, and in the process learned something about the curious and controversial history of the fork.
And all it took was two hours of bearing up under Carol Haislip's patrician gaze as she...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:03 PM
Our favorite gleeks go to prom and there's a sweet surprise ending!
Confession: I'm a 16-year-old girl trapped inside of a 24-year-old body and thus, I was probably more excited about this week's"Glee"than normal people would be. Student body president...
| May 16, 2012
| 5:55 AM
And the winner of the 2012 National Show Choir Championship is...
New Directions...finally! I thought about teasing y'all with the Big Moment until the end of the recap, but if you're a diehard gleek, then you already know. Our glee kids get to take home...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:29 AM
Commencement season is the college equivalent of the White House Correspondents' Dinner.
Institutions from the Ivy League to the local community college scramble to lure the shiniest star they can to their podiums on graduation day. And the match-ups...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:37 AM
I've always associated the name "Sandy" with intelligent, well-spoken, thoughtful, friendly and attractive folks, who usually add value to my life.
In the case last week with Hurricane Sandy, not so much.
It is not known as to whether local municipal,...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:16 PM
As some of you may know (because I can't stop talking about it), Doug and I are in the process of downsizing. We've put our house on the market and are searching for a new place to call our own.
I won't say we've been shocked by some of the things we'...
| Nov 15, 2012
Users voted online Oct. 29-Nov.9 to choose Maryland's best blogs and social media accounts in The Baltimore Sun's fourth annual Mobbies.
- Best Baltimore Sun Blog - Baltimore Diner A blog about Baltimore restaurant news, Maryland cooking and food
| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:50 PM
Just when it seemed that Lindsay Lohan (yes!) was entering a political debate (yes!) about the nation's economic policies (yes!) it turns out Lohan's new-found political views were just a paid advertisement (lowest of lows).
For those of you not...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Hamburgers, like movie stars, are sometimes cast in new roles. There is a lot of that going on at Hollywood Burger Bistro in Canton.
The menu is dominated by hamburgers made, according to the restaurant's website, from hormone-free California beef. The...