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"You think that your personality is going to go over, but it doesn't," laments singer-songwriter Nellie McKay. "I thought I had a talent for alienating people, but I have no idea what it is that doesn't go over." In 2004, McKay released an attention-...
Tags: Movies, Nellie McKay, Music, Norah Jones, Dave Chappelle
The Wall of Bad Art at the Hotel Lincoln, the newly renovated boutique hotel in Lincoln Park at the corner of Wealthy and Twee, is a monument to iffy talent and questionable taste. It is a reminder of how bad art can get funneled through wood-paneled...
The TV Guy - Orlando SentinelFox, NBC and CBS are staging a battle of the reality shows Wednesday. The ratings performance of ”The X Factor” will be most closely watched, because it will shape Fox's fall. Executive producer Simon Cowell fell short of his lofty ratings...
Whether or not you consider Barbra Streisand the last reigning diva of a more lyrical period in American pop music, she certainly stands as a symbol of the era that gave us Judy Garland, Ethel Merman, Lena Horne, Dinah Washington, Doris Day, Sarah Vaughan...
Liz Smith"WHAT HAVE I, what have I, what have I done to deserve this?" sang Dusty Springfield and the Pet Shop Boys. SOMEWHERE, Alfred Hitchcock is probably wondering the same thing, in the wake of HBO's movie "The Girl," starring Sienna Miller and Toby Jones. It...
Appropriately, given the prominent TV references, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra opens its 2012-2013 SuperPops season this weekend with a rerun — a program called "The Golden Age of Black and White." This celebration of 1950s television and...
Numerous novels and nonfiction books depict aspects of deception, trickery and illusion. Here are a few samples of books that debunk the idea that "what you see is what you get." "Extra Virginity: The Sublime and Scandalous World of Olive Oil" by Tom...
"Rocket to Stardom." It was a Stone Age talent-search television program that pre-dated "American Idol" by half a century. It might also be described as a pre-Pleistocene "Gong Show" — though it lacked the gong and snarky host, Chuck Barris....
Liz Smith"OK, HERE's what I learned from Tom Cruise. You have a day, a bad day. The dog gets off its leash, the wife is on your back and won't stop calling, you've lost your keys, the dry cleaner has lost your best suit, you're stressed to the max, your pulse is...
Tags: Movies, Jerry Lewis, Bill Hader, Celebrities, Alec Baldwin
The TV Guy - Orlando SentinelJose Baez will have a chance to promote his book, “Presumed Guilty,” July 11 on “The View.” Baez, who made headlines as Casey Anthony's attorney, has visited the ABC chatfest before. Remember that visit in September? “You can...
Go Green with Bianca Alexander Bianca Alexander is an EMMY award winning journalist and advocate for healthy, conscious living. She is the co-founder of Conscious Planet, an independent production company that creates content to educate and inspire...
BOYNE CITY -- Things will soon be heating up on the Boyne City High School Performing Art Center stage as the school's drama department presents its spring musical, "The Pajama Game" on Saturday and Sunday, March 17-18, Friday and Saturday, March 23-24....
Tags: Movies, Career and Workplace, Unions, Music Theater, Theater
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