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Meryl Streep

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  • Baltimore tries new jury software to increase attendance

    Last year, Baltimore court officials sent a quarter-million summonses to potential jurors, culled from driver's license and voting records, knowing that only a fraction — about 27 percent — of those called would show up. The city has tried...
  • Michelle Williams' new role: headliner

    As a member of the hit girl-group Destiny's Child, Michelle Williams had a backup role to frontwoman Beyonce. But as an actress, Williams has found herself playing the leading lady. With stints in Broadway plays such as "Aida," "The Color Purple" and...
  • Staff Q&A: Who will the Oscars overlook?

    Staff Q&A: Who will the Oscars overlook?
    The Academy Award nominations will be announced Jan. 24. So we asked staff who most deserves a nod but will likely be ignored by the Academy. The dinosaur in"The Tree of Life."It was a tough decision, but he did the right thing. Luke Broadwater,...
  • Kennedy Center Honors: Don't miss it tonight on CBS

    Kennedy Center Honors: Don't miss it tonight on CBS
    I am off for a few days to deal with some minor medical stuff, and I did not intend to write any reviews, believe me. But I sat down last night to watch one segment of the preview DVD forĀ  "Kennedy Center Honors," and I got up some two hours later...
  • The decline of the idea of "public good"

    The decline of the idea of "public good"
    Meryl Streep's eerie reincarnation of Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady" brings to mind Ms. Thatcher's most famous quip, "There is no such thing as 'society.'" None of the dwindling herd of Republican candidates has quoted her yet, but they might as...
  • Crashing the Oscars

    The Oscars are serious — important people making important, relevant, thought-provoking movies about race, marital relations, horses and Owen Wilson seeing dead Parisians. The dresses and jewelry are beyond fancy. The tuxes are bespoke. Sidney...
  • Now playing at Rotunda Cinemas: City Bible Church

    Now playing at Rotunda Cinemas: City Bible Church
    The concession stand at the Rotunda Cinemas was closed Sunday morning and only screening room No. 3 was open, the one where Meryl Streep is starring in "The Iron Lady." But the lights were on at 9 a.m., the left half of the screen was blank, and about 25...
  • Bucky reviews Julie & Julia

     
    You're probably wondering why I haven't reviewed Julie & Julia yet. Gailor and I going to the movies tomorrow, and it's going to be The Hurt Locker, not Julie & Julia. What can I say? I've been wanting to see......
  • 'The Biggest Loser' turns into sob fest

     
    Here's John-John on the latest "Biggest Loser":I know the Academy Awards were a couple weeks ago, but last night’s episode of “The Biggest Loser” had more dramatic tears than a Meryl Streep movie mixed with a sack of freshly cut......
  • 'The Biggest Loser' goes to Texas

     
    Here's John-John on last night's Biggest Loser:What an episode for O’Neal! I knew he was in danger of being eliminated from the show when he mentioned those cursed words “I need to win immunity.” The phrase has become the kiss......
  • After summer of flops, a season of quality?

    Hail, hail, the "Gang"'s finally here. That would be "Gangs of New York", Martin Scorsese's long-awaited latest, an epic tale of love and loyalties, played out among the rival immigrant groups of 19th-century New York City. Not since "Titanic" has a film...
  • George Clooney vs. The Daily Mail ... does their apology matter?

    "RIGHT ACTIONS in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past," said theologian Tryon Edwards. OPERATING ON that thought -- avoiding the mistakes that caused an apology -- can we really expect London's Daily Mail to: A. Mend its...