| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:50 AM
John Oliver made his debut as the temporary host of “The Daily Show” on Monday night, and he did not disappoint.
“Let’s all just acknowledge for a moment that this is weird. It looks weird, it feels weird, it even sounds weird....
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:30 AM
OFF THE COAST OF SAN PEDRO -- Tricycles are rarely meant to be pedaled on the water, and if they are, they’re probably not meant to be fished from.
Yet several miles out at sea, there were Chris Wright, Patrick Crawford and a number of other...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:58 PM
David Iserson is used to writing for TV, with credits that include "United States of Tara," "Up All Night" and currently "New Girl"-- so he's become accustomed to all the ribbing that's built into the comedy environment.
That's why the 35-year-old...
| Jun 2, 2013
What Floats in a Moat?
Lynne Berry. Illustrations by Matthew Cordell.
Simon & Schuster, $17.99, ages 5-9
An eccentric goat and a chicken must deliver barrels of buttermilk to the queen, but a castle moat stands in their way. A little innovative...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:10 PM
On NBC's "Grimm," Silas Weir Mitchell plays what is essentially the big bad wolf — albeit one who would much rather restore grandfather clocks than eat grandmothers.
Mitchell, who may be known to viewers from popular stints on "Prison Break,"...
| May 9, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Members of L.A.’s film music elite mingled with weather-beaten eco-warrior sailors and neo Edwardian fashionistas amid costumes from Baz Luhrmann’s "The Great Gatsby" Tuesday night at the multi-textured unveiling of musician-arranger-...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Kettle Moraine High School outside Milwaukee was on edge when someone spray-painted the profane Odd Future lyric on the side of a building....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Anderson Cooper discusses UFOs on "Anderson" with a MUFON member, a psychic, Joe Nickell and more....
| May 15, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Mike McGrady, the man behind the 1969 bestseller "Naked Came the Stranger" -- written as a joke by Newsday staffers and published as though it was the true account of the sexual exploits of a suburban wife -- has died....
| May 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The guys from the hip-hop collective Odd Future also have a hit comedy series on Adult Swim called "Loiter Squad," which recently got renewed for a second season....
| May 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Holy Moly, starring Denis Lavant, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, where it has garnered strong reviews for being weird....