| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:12 AM
"MasterChef" executives, get ready for an avalanche of chiropractic bills. From all the neck injuries inflected when viewers watched Krissi drop from a top place to last place in the likability category.
Look at the bright side, "MasterChef" fans: That'...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Royal baby fever is spreading. The plague that has gripped cable news and morning shows now seems to have made its way to late night, where Stephen Colbert became its latest victim Tuesday night.
After expressing his internal gratitude that the colonies...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:54 PM
It was sometime around the 30-minute mark of episode 11 of the new Netflix original series “Orange is the New Black” that I suddenly felt that going to a women’s prison might not be so bad. Even life-affirming.
I was in the process...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:43 AM
The royal baby has finally been born and not since, well, Duchess Kate first announced her pregnancy has the media been swept up in such a frenzy of anglophilia.
Even “The Daily Show” got in on the action Monday night.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Already proving himself to be one publicity savvy baby, Prince George Alexander Louis came into the world late enough on Monday that most late-night shows weren’t able to fully lampoon the media circus surrounding his birth.
By Tuesday, it...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Author Philippa Gregory has built a career telling stories about English royalty, in novels like “The Other Boleyn Girl” and the so-called Cousins’ War trilogy, now adapted into a series, “The White Queen,” for Starz.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:56 AM
The government shutdown thwarted Mike Cassesso and MaiLien Le's plans to get married at the Jefferson Memorial, but on Thursday night they got something perhaps even more memorable: a wedding officiated by none other than Stephen Colbert.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Stephen Colbert became the talk of the Internet on Wednesday after a star-studded dance party to the Daft Punk hit “Get Lucky” went viral. Given the level of attention generated by the clip — and the last-minute cancellation and...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:46 AM
For Stephen Colbert’s sake, let’s hope Emmy voters have been tuning in to his show the last few days, because there’s no denying the host is on a hot streak.
First there was his evisceration of the honchos at MTV who left him...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:10 AM
What do a National Book Award-winning novelist and popular TV host Stephen Colbert talk about when they get together?
"Fifty Shades of Grey," of course. And also James Joyce.
Colum McCann, who won the National Book Award for his novel "Let the Great...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:49 AM
We are smack dab in the middle of what is traditionally the slowest news month of the year, with Congress in recess and seemingly the rest of the world on vacation. While this seasonal news drought can lead to some very dull headlines, as “The...