| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:23 PM
We call it the "nerd prom," hoping that a dose of irony will inoculate us. But there's no use denying it: The White House Correspondents' Association's annual dinner is a deeply narcissistic event.
I realize I'm jumping on the bandwagon late here...
| May 1, 2013
Was President Barack Obama really joking at Saturday's White House Correspondents' Association dinner? Or was he showing, as I suspect, early signs of the second-term blues?
It's fashionable for critics — especially if they didn't get invited...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 1:15 AM
If movie fans could vote on the Oscar for Best Actor, in 2011 it might have gone to one very funny master of improvisational acting. But fans can't weigh in, and Jean Dujardin, star of The Artist," took home the statuette. No offense to the French actor,...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Security concerns most recently have Indian officials warning that author Salman Rushdie shouldn’t appear at a literary festival that begins Friday in the city of Jaipur. Many artists and writers have raised concerns and encountered government...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:45 PM
ABC has explained: "Ultimately, each Superstar will choose two singers to be his/her duet partners. Together the Superstars and their protégés will take the stage each week and perform in front of a live studio audience. In the end, only one duet will...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Jimmy Kimmel is set to host the 64th Annual Emmy Awards on September 23. Jimmy Kimmel has been on a career roll lately. He's also set to host the White House Correspondents Dinner in April....
| May 12, 2012
| 9:05 PM
Carley Bonk, 16, of Johnstown, is excited to be among the nation's select students who are attending a media and jorunalism conference from July 18-30.
Bonk, a sophomore at Conemaugh Township Area High School, has been nominated to represent Pennsylvania...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Insider jokes are not just for White House Correspondents' Assn. Dinners or ESPN kibitzers or Academy Awards emcees. They also crop up in discussions about symphony orchestra musicians — a society unto itself. There are jibes and even sober-minded...
| Jul 15, 2012
Whether it's tiny Union Jacks, tuxedos, stripes, crystal flowers or caviar pearls, nail art has gone mainstream.
No longer relegated to the subculture sidelines or the subject of mockery, nail art has become an everyday indulgence, and not just for...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...
| Mar 5, 2012
Impersonator of George W. Bush
Steve Bridges, 48, a comic actor and impersonator who was best known for his mimicry of President George W. Bush and appeared alongside the chief executive at the 2006 White House Correspondents Assn. dinner,...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Good Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers. The kids have been back at school since before Labor Day. Weeks two and three of the NFL and college football seasons, respectively, are already behind us. But like recalcitrant undergrads at some Div. III-C......