RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Thumbs (INACTIVE)

A collection of news and information related to Thumbs (INACTIVE) published by this site and its partners.

Top Thumbs (INACTIVE) Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • A mixed assessment of the Lakers' championship DVD

     
    Here's my thoughts on the Lakers 2010 championship DVD, which goes on sale Tuesday and can be bought for $24.99 at NBAStore.com. What I liked Game footage: The DVD provides various angles and highlights many key plays during the Lakers' regular-season and...
  • Ted Rall, cartooning live from Afghanistan: Day 8

     
    Below is the eighth installment in cartoonist Ted Rall's series of dispatches from Afghanistan. Click here for previous cartoons by Rall. Click on the images above for larger versions....
  • Ted Rall, cartooning live from Afghanistan: Day 13

     
    Below are today's installments in cartoonist Ted Rall's series of dispatches from Afghanistan. Click here for previous cartoons by Rall. Click on the images above for larger versions....
  • Art review: 'The Spectacular Art of Jean-Léon Gérôme' @ J. Paul Getty Museum

     
    If you liked "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time" at the movie theater, you'll love "The Spectacular Art of Jean-Léon Gérôme" at the J. Paul Getty Museum. More than a century ago, Gérôme helped to invent the genre of......
  • 'House M.D.': Cuddy's long day's journey into night

     
    One of my favorite episodes in this season of "House M.D." was "Wilson," which gave us a glimpse into what the show would be like if our favorite mild-mannered oncologist was the titular character. Monday night's episode, "5 to 9,"......
  • 'Nine' gets a Hackademy Award despite not smoking at the box office

     
    The Academy Awards isn't the only occasion when prizes are doled out to movies for special achievements. The Hackademy Awards gives "Thumbs Down!" and "Thumbs Up!" to films that either feature tobacco use, or eschew tobacco altogether and convey anti-...
  • 'Caprica': In 'Know Thy Enemy,' there are a lot of people to get to know

     
    An intriguing foil has been put into play on "Caprica" with the addition of Tomas Vergis, a Tauron business rival of Daniel Graystone's who has now become a personal foe. The ethical implications of his war with Daniel might actually......
  • Art review: ‘Minimum Yields Maximum’ at Monte Vista

     
    The work in "Minimum Yields Maximum," a moderately interesting group show at Monte Vista, has a familiar feel. A wry Conceptualism threads through the photographs, altered objects and videos, and a resourcefulness with humble, found objects. What comes as...
  • American 'Idle': Dullsville behind the scenes

     
    I won't kid you. Last night's "Idol" was dull. The judges looked bored, the contestants chose (mostly) boring, played-out songs, and the 7-year-old girl to my right couldn't even sit still for more than a minute as she desperately tried to claw her way...
  • The Morning Fix: Hit the ATM before the movies! Thumbs down for good. MGM may hit pause on sale

     
    After the coffee. Before the dreaded 7 a.m. flight to D.C. Recession? Who cares? Several movie chains are raising their prices, primarily but not exclusively on 3-D movies. The Wall Street Journal reports that Regal, Cinemark and AMC are among......
  • Phil Jackson expects Kobe Bryant to play against Portland but doesn't plan to rest other starters

     
    The Lakers had expected a short practice Saturday, what with arriving in the early morning following the team's 97-88 victory Friday to the Minnesota Timberwolves and knowing there's a game tomorrow at 12:30 p.m. at Staples Center against the Portland...