Yaphet Kotto

'Transformers' far from extinct! Inside Comcast's octopus.

'Transformers' far from extinct! Inside Comcast's octopus.

After the coffee. Before saying goodbye to June gloom.

The Skinny: I was bummed to hear Bobby Womack died. I saw him open for the Rolling Stones back in 1981 and regret not taking the time to listen to more of his music. I did pick up his soundtrack for "Across 110th Street," a great 1970s blaxploitation flick starring Yaphet Kotto and Anthony Quinn. Today's headlines include the weekend box office recap and a deep dive into Comcast as it looks to acquire Time Warner Cable. 

Daily Dose: Aereo told its subscribers Saturday that it is

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