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It's "Homeland" meets "The Real Housewives" — and it's hands down the best serialized show on TV. It's "Dallas" in military drag, in which a ridiculously retro social order (who knew that "socialites" and "hostesses" even existed anymore, never...
Gen. David H. Petraeus, long the most famous overachiever in the U.S. Army, is already on his way to a new career distinction: breaking the land speed record for rehabilitation from a scandal. It was only two weeks ago that Petraeus resigned from his...
It seemed at first like a welcome break from political overload. There's nothing like a juicy sex scandal to relieve election fatigue. But this one, it turns out, brims with suggestions of military misconduct and questions of national security that have...
Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower was lucky there was no such thing as email during the Second World War. His romantic relationship with his lovely Irish driver, Kay Summersby, did not come to light for decades and did not keep him from leading the D-Day...
In the video chat below, L.A. Times book critic David L. Ulin and books staff writer Carolyn Kellogg try to decide if creative writing can be taught. As hundreds of thousands tackle NaNoWriMo, we wonder what it takes to make a writer a writer. Is it...
Tags: Social Media, Carolyn Kellogg, David Ulin, Authors
Los Angeles Times Book CriticEarlier this fall, I visited Oliver Sacks in his Manhattan apartment to talk about his new book “Hallucinations.” Blending case studies, personal experience and clinical observation, “Hallucinations” is, like much of Sacks’...
When Marine Corps Gen. John R. Allen overheard a platoon of first-year midshipmen at the Naval Academy shout "kill" during training one summer day a decade ago, he ordered the word expunged from their vocabulary. The then-commandant explained that...
Pop2it"The man's off in a foreign land and he's lonely and here's a good looking lady throwing herself at him. I mean, he's a man."...
Change of SubjectMondays With Johnny 11-12-12 (WGN-AM audio) Today we discussed geese and (randy old) goats. I tend to discount the idea that Gen. David Petraeus fell for Paula Broadwell simply because she was younger and prettier than his wife. My guess......
The TV Guy - Orlando SentinelNBC's “Saturday Night Live” this weekend repeatedly lampooned the David Petraeus scandal. Paula Broadwell (Cecily Strong) read racy reminiscences about her Petraeus affair in a C-SPAN sketch, causing listeners to flee the room and the cable...
RedEyeTumblr Thursday has been coming to you in the paper for awhile now, so it seemed like about time that this list make its way to the Internet, for your convenience, of course. Some of these are a little old hat now, but they're all important to remember....
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Another Chicago politician has been indicted, this one for bank fraud after he allegedly burned through hundreds of thousands of dollars that weren't his on casino gambling, car loans and other high-rolling pursuits. Illinois state Rep. LaShawn Ford,...
Tags: Punishment, Rahm Emanuel, Joseph Berrios, Elections, Lotto
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