| Aug 24, 2007
I was alarmed to read your Aug. 15 editorial, "Fashion Copyrights Cut Creativity." As president of the Council of Fashion Designers of America and a victim of fashion piracy, I strongly disagree that protecting fashion designs from knockoffs would harm...
| Jan 4, 2009
Find the right color palette for you and stick to it.
In a time of reduced resources, we all need a strategy for looking great. Don't go into the mall or your closet blind; find out if the blue for you is teal, sky, sapphire or ice using style...
| Oct 6, 2008
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He’s been called the prophet of architecture. I know him as Frank. Thirty years ago when I was a cub reporter, I wrote the first story about him that appeared in a “popular” magazine—meaning not an architecture magazine. I was (and am) married to an...
| May 12, 2009
More American Idol Coverage
We start with a sketch from the guys promoting "Night at the Museum", making fun of the judges and the desk-- funny. Then here comes Ryan-- (Hey, it's Kevin Bacon!) Ryan tells us the judges's desk is actually going to the...
| Dec 20, 2008
If God made man in his own image, then does God look anything like Arnold Schwarzenegger? That's a question you might mull over when you come across a picture of a much younger topless governator flexing in the pages of a glossy edition of the New...
| Jan 19, 2009
WASHINGTON — It was a day that combined high-minded political rhetoric with the very best of pop culture. Tens of thousands of citizens, a throng more than a mile long on the National Mall, braved cold weather and long security lines to attend a...
| Feb 15, 2009
CAR: No. 07 Chevrolet.
TEAM: Richard Childress Racing.
BORN: March 12, 1978.
HOMETOWN: Bakersfield, Calif.
CREW CHIEF: Gil Martin.
NOTES: Moving from Hendrick Motorsports to become RCR's fourth Cup driver, Mears takes over the car driven...
| Sep 17, 2008
Bear Family Records' remarkable new release, "Let Me Be Your Sidetrack: The Influence of Jimmie Rodgers," makes a persuasive argument that Rodgers is one of the most important figures in the history of country music.
According to the liner notes for...
| Sep 30, 2008
Bob Dylan's latest collection of material from his musical back pages, "Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8," is a rich, revealing look at how this master songwriter put together one of the most dramatic creative renaissances in pop history....
| Oct 28, 2008
Invite Bono and the Edge to a night celebrating B.B. King, and odds are pretty good there will be some "Rattle and Hum" in the air.
Lucky music fans who attended the Thelonious Monk Institute's annual benefit show at the Kodak Theatre on Sunday watched...
| Apr 8, 2008
Wednesday (April 9) will be FOX's second annual Idol Gives Back special, but talking to reporters one week before ambitious 150-minute episode, the follow-up to an event that raised more than $76 million for a variety of international charities,...
| Apr 10, 2008
After taking a night off for Miley Cyrus Gives Back, American Idol returns on Thursday (April 10) for what we're promised will be an elimination episode. How many plugs for charitable giving will we get beforehand? Here's the website, in case you've...