| Jul 4, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Letter writer Larry Sturgill ("Fast & Furious probe not a partisan fishing expedition," July 2) comments that a program similar to one begun under the Bush administration and conducted by the Obama administration, Operation Fast & Furious, was...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 8:31 AM
Four men have been indicted by the Howard County Grand Jury for their involvement last month in a methamphetamine lab set up inside an Elkridge hotel room, the state's attorney's office announced this week.
Josiah David Martin and Amos Joel Martin, of...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Leave it to showrunner Vince Gilligan and his "Breaking Bad" writing team to kick off its beloved show's final season not with a new, even-scarier villain to replace Gus Fring (R.I.P.) but with a practical question: After finally outsmarting and defeating...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:48 AM
A Severn couple already facing drug and weapons charges after rescue workers and police were called to their house for a report that their child accidentally took methadone are now also under indictment on child abuse and neglect counts.
| Jul 23, 2012
| 5:28 AM
A show as meticulous and thought-out as "Breaking Bad" will always tie up loose ends. The second episode of the final season, "Madrigal," proved creator Vince Gilligan (who wrote this episode) will continue in this tradition, as the hyper-dreadful...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Phew! Two hours of “The Voice” is a lot to process. The NBC show was heavy on the tug-at-your-heartstrings contestant backstories tonight, which can make for some intense emotional weight-lifting. But we all survived, and slowly but surely,...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 7:23 AM
Third Eye Blind performed Monday night at a sold-out Rams Head Live. Frequent Midnight Sun contributor Jay Trucker has this review:
As with its music, there is nothing particularly ornate about Third Eye Blind’s stage show, which features a...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Two recent bulletins place progressive outrage about voting rights in interesting perspective.
Item No. 1: The latest "Pew Center on the States Report" found 24 million invalid voter registrations and nearly 2 million dead people still on U.S. voter...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 6:29 AM
"Just because you shot Jesse James does not make you Jesse James," Mike tells Walt late in "Hazard Pay", shooting him back to earth and, at the same, antagonizing Walt to do something stupid.
The power struggle between the somehow noble Mike and ego-...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 7:39 AM
"Breaking Bad" could have mined the familiar territory of rapidly deteriorating relationships all the way to the finish line, but that would have felt too easy and lopsided. Last week, after Skyler channeled Virginia Woolf and made a slow walk into a...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:34 AM
After a three-week hiatus during the Olympic games, or as I like to call them, "Planet Earth's Got Talent," the seventh season of "America's Got Talent" returns tonight.
From here on out, I will be your recapper. And who am I? Well, I'm a Baltimore-based...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Would “Breaking Bad” spend the duration of “Buyout,” the follow-up to last week’s morality rollercoaster “Dead Freight,” dealing with the fall-out? It seemed like a legitimate question given the gravity of last...