| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Baltimore's Spencer Horsman is one of 12 acts performing live tonight in the quarterfinals. After the show, America will vote and only four will advance to the next round.
Tonight's show starts off with The Untouchables, a Latin dance troupe of kids...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 8:19 AM
Tuesday night’s hour-long -- you read that right -- results show kicks off with host Nick Cannon announcing that Cirque du Soleil’s Zarkana and will.i.am will perform later in the evening. Because a results show wouldn’t be a results...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Lulu, a pleasantly plump pole dancer from Hanover, Md., made quite the splash last night on "America's Got Talent," shimmying and writhing up her pole and eventually landing in a jaw-dropping split.
The 27-year-old contestant, who works as an...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:08 PM
I will admit it, I came to the season premiere of "America's Got Talent" to rip Howard Stern.
But I walk away after two hours with nothing but admiration for Stern and the producers of this potent franchise.
And I'm not simply praising AGT as a slick or...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:48 AM
Howard Stern, Howie Mandel and Sharon Osbourne continue their talent search -- this week in Austin, Texas.
Apparently the show doesn't mind reinforcing stereotypes because the first act of the night is a mariachi band led by a 10-year-old named Sebastien...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Baltimore escape artist Spencer Horsman's willingness to almost die in front of an audience is proving a smash on NBC's "America's Got Talent."
"Yeah, apparently they like the fact that I'm willing to almost kill and mangle myself every round," Horsman...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 8:53 AM
The whole dustup surrounding Rush Limbaugh is decidedly not rated G.
Slut this. Prostitute that.
So when confronted by a critic, the station that airs the Limbaugh show locally understandably attempted to point to something even worse than a talk show...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The Sun owes an apology to its readers for publishing Garry Trudeau's idiotic attempt at being funny in his "Doonesbury" comic strip on state abortion laws. It was a jab at all those who have some morals and religious convictions, no matter what their...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Letter writer John Rutkowski has a right to his views, but his comments on Gary Trudeau's comic strip were infuriating and disgusting ("Idiotic 'Doonesbury' strip on abortion insults readers," March 20).
First, Mr. Trudeau's comic strips on the Texas...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Javier Bardem has now joined Penelope Cruz in attempting to clarify his position on the crisis in Gaza and Israel. Several entertainment figures including Bardem, Cruz and Pedro Almodovar had released a letter earlier this week describing Israel's actions...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The moment Joan Rivers stormed out of a CNN interview earlier this month, she thought she might be losing her mind.
"I was worried," she said, "because the first sign of Alzheimer's is that you get crankier. I swear to you."
But at 9 a.m. during a...
| Jul 13, 2014
Just when you think you know your mother.
In these advanced days, my mom and I have a familiar menu of topics: the grandchildren, troubling medical issues, ghostly shades of hair (mine), favorite "Seinfeld" episodes, faulty lawn sprinklers, art, writing,...