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  • Book review: 'The Last Boy' by Jane Leavy

    Book review: 'The Last Boy' by Jane Leavy
    The Last Boy Mickey Mantle and the End of America's Childhood Jane Leavy Harper: 456 pp., $27.99 As a young girl growing up in the Bronx, Jane Leavy was enthralled not only by Mickey Mantle's amazing ability — at his best, he was as great as any...
  • Sober traveling: AA roadside assistance for a recovering alcoholic

    Sober traveling: AA roadside assistance for a recovering alcoholic
    I creep through Los Angeles traffic on Interstate 10 toward my destination: an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting a couple hundred miles east on the Arizona border. My goal for this trip in the winter of 2008 is to drive from California to a conference in...
  • Golden Globes shows love to 'The Social Network'

    Golden Globes shows love to 'The Social Network'
    "The Social Network" has a lot of friends in Hollywood. The drama about the creation of Facebook continued its winning ways Sunday, taking home four trophies at the 68th Golden Globes, including dramatic feature, director for David Fincher, screenplay...
  • Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais gets back almost as good as he gives

    Golden Globes: Ricky Gervais gets back almost as good as he gives
    Ricky Gervais may have indeed "warned" the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. that he'd pull no comedic punches and spare none of Hollywood's sacred cows in reprising his hosting role on the 68th Golden Globes broadcast. Nonetheless, a visible contingent in...
  • Golden Globes: Host Ricky Gervais was just too nasty.

    Golden Globes: Host Ricky Gervais was just too nasty.
    The opposite of dull and deferential is not snotty and abusive. Just a little notion someone might have mentioned to Ricky Gervais before he once again took the stage at the Beverly Hilton on Sunday night as host of the 2011 Golden Globes. Last year, the...
  • President Ford's Rancho Mirage home sells for $1.675 million

    President Ford's Rancho Mirage home sells for $1.675 million
    The Rancho Mirage estate of the late President Gerald Ford and Betty Ford has sold for $1.675 million. The buyers are entertainment business manager John McIlwee and Dreamworks Animation executive Bill Damaschke, who announced their intentions to...
  • Actor Harrison Ford lists Brentwood compound at $8.295 million

    Actor Harrison Ford lists Brentwood compound at $8.295 million
    Actor Harrison Ford has listed his compound in Brentwood for $8.295 million. The Colonial Revival-style house, designed by Gerard Colcord and built in 1951, is set off the street at the end of a long gated driveway. On more than three-quarters of an acre...
  • President Ford's Rancho Mirage home is listed for $1.699 million

    President Ford's Rancho Mirage home is listed for $1.699 million
    The desert retreat of former President Gerald Ford and Betty Ford has come on the market in Rancho Mirage at $1.699 million. Set in the Thunderbird Country Club, the 6,316-square-foot midcentury home was built in 1979 and designed by architect Welton...
  • Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie sell Malibu house to Ellen De Generes

    Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie sell Malibu house to Ellen De Generes
    In one of the more talked-about transactions in town, actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have sold their Malibu beach house to daytime host and comedian Ellen De Generes for $12 million. The 4,088-square-foot house, built in 1962, features walls of...
  • Checking in on Cindy McCain's lapel pins

    Checking in on Cindy McCain's lapel pins
    CONFESSION: I can't stop staring at Cindy McCain's chest. It's like a Fourth of July fireworks finale with all those sparkly patriotic pins on her lapel. They seem to be breeding like wild hares in her closet too. Every time she appears at a luncheon or a...
  • It's surf, sun, sand and -- sobriety?

    It's surf, sun, sand and -- sobriety?
    The company's brochure features an aerial shot of the Balboa Peninsula and describes its 90-day drug and alcohol recovery program as "located in the warm, healing climate of Southern California." It's that kind of promise -- in this case from Sober...