| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:54 AM
It's a cold, gray Friday afternoon in a dark and drafty concrete warehouse at an industrial park in Columbia. Not exactly the setting in which anyone would expect to find glamour, wit or the next big thing in pop culture.
But through a series of doors...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 9:57 AM
HBO's "Game Change," the docudrama about the John McCain and Sarah Palin presidential campaign in 2008, was a big ratings winner for HBO in its Saturday premiere drawing 2.1 million viewers.
That was the largest debut audience for an HBO movie since...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Last week, we introduced the "Wile E. Coyote Anvil of Reason Award," given to that person in the news who most needs a dose of brutal cartoonish enlightenment.
This week, we have several worthy nominees. They are:
• Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.)...
| May 10, 2011
| 7:11 PM
Conservative groups are in an uproar over rapper Common's scheduled attendance at the White House's "Night of Poetry" event this week.
Sarah Palin, The Daily Caller and other right-of-center groups are criticizing a 2007 spoken word performance...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Augh! I had another DVR breakdown, so I missed the first 20 minutes of the show and come in just as ... Florence Henderson and Corky Ballas get a 19/30. I'll be tracking down what happened in those first minutes......
| Sep 29, 2010
| 4:22 AM
They dive right in to the results on Dancing With the Stars tonight. I have whiplash.Kyle Massey and Lacey Schwimmer are safe. Brandy and Maksim Chmerkovskiy are "in jeopardy." There's a lot of argument about whether they were too harsh on......
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:40 PM
For almost two decades, Baltimore was mainly seen by the TV industry as a place to make shows about cops and crime. But now, the city is looking more like the nation's capital to some of Hollywood's top producers.
On Thursday, Gov. Martin O'Malley...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 3:05 AM
Just what we need: another Baltimore mayor fixated on shoes.
At least Otis Rolley, the former city planning director running for mayor, isn't waving a high heel in a threatening manner. Nor is he asking developers doing business with the city to buy...
| May 10, 2011
| 12:06 PM
If you've seen a black SUV getting towed up Charles Street Tuesday with an attractive brunette and driver still inside, rest assured they are not the latest victims of Baltimore's municipal towing scandal.
That's Julianne Moore in the back seat, playing...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 3:05 AM
The City Council president showed me his underwear. The state prosecutor let me try on Sheila Dixon’s ill-gotten mink. A state delegate swore at me for asking why she’d lied about her age. A priest denounced me from the pulpit. And David Simon...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 1:30 PM
So what was it like for the Fort McHenry ranger to suddenly have Sarah Palin, her family and a gaggle of media onlookers on his hands Monday?
“Just one more visitor for me,” said Ranger Jim Bailey, who had about an hour’s notice...
| May 31, 2011
| 12:55 PM
If you're wondering how the heck Sarah Palin's campaign bus wound up in Baltimore ...
Wait, it's not a campaign bus, Palin insists, but a "bus to be able to express to America how much we appreciate our foundation." So, if you're wondering how the heck...