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  • On Sunday: T.C. Boyle's basement, David Treuer and more

     
    A look at T.C. Boyle's papers that were in his basement but worth big money to the Ransom Center at the University of Texas....
  • Stephen Hawking works his comedic chops on 'The Big Bang Theory'

     
    Stephen Hawking made a guest appearance on "The Big Bang Theory" on Thursday. It's the latest guest appearance by Stephen Hawking, who has also appeared on "The Simpsons" and "Star Trek: The Next Generation."...
  • Doctor’s near death experience prompts mystery book

     
    Arlington Heights doctor Theodore Homa had always been a busy man, but following a heart attack that nearly killed him, he found himself with time …...
  • Shakespeare whodunit

     
    If I may borrow from the Bard, it's "much ado about nothing." The movie "Anonymous" has stirred the simmering pot of those who find reasons, and adequate spare time, to question whether William Shakespeare of Stratford-upon-Avon wrote the most remarkable....
  • 10 things we learned in Week 11

     
    10 things we learned in Week 11 of college football season...
  • Bestsellers, Sept 26: The girl with the Franzen tattoo?

     
    Jonathan Franzen and his new novel, "Freedom," top our fiction bestseller list for the third week running, keeping perennial bestseller Stieg Larsson at bay. Larsson's Millennium Trilogy is doing fine -- "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" is at......
  • Flight of the Conchords meet 'The Simpsons'

     
    Obsessive fans of Flight of the Conchords — are there any other kind? — have had to settle for repeats of the musical folk duo's HBO show, since singers-songwriters-actors Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement pulled the plug on series TV......
  • L.A. Times bestsellers: Surf's up!

     
    If there was any doubt that Southern California is surf country (was there?), the fact that "The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean" debuts at No. 2 on our hardcover nonfiction bestseller list this......
  • Jon Stewart tops the Oct. 10 L.A. Times bestseller list

     
    The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon - Thurs 11p / 10c Daniel Okrent www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Rally to Restore Sanity This week, talk show host Jon Stewart and "The Daily Show" enter the nonfiction bestseller......
  • Google's Phonetic Arts is one of many online voice synthesizers: Try these out

     
    Google Inc. announced Friday that it had purchased Phonetic Arts, a British speech synthesis company. Google has been playing with various voice synthesizers for a while, including the ones used by its Google Translate, Google Maps and GOOG-411 software....
  • About (Late) Last Night: Jon Stewart and Ricky Gervais talk Stephen Hawking, slag Jay Leno

     
    The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon - Thurs 11p / 10c Ricky Gervais www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog The Daily Show on Facebook The mutual respect between Ricky Gervais and Jon Stewart is obvious.......
  • 'Modern Family' recap: A stranger in the hot tub

     
    There are issues that every couple — gay or straight, black or white, rich or poor — will eventually have to face. What to do about the handsome, half-naked stranger living in your daughter’s princess castle? Generally not one of......