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  • Late-night joke collection: Obama, Oprah, Pelosi, Biden, Bush and that Chilean miner

     
    Jay Leno, Jimmy Fallon, Conan O'Brien and David Letterman have their humorous take on things political and otherwise....
  • Brand X Files: Conan O'Brien, Keith Olbermann back. Meredith Vieira's marathon. New Michael Jackson?

     
    Fans camping out for Conan: Conan O'Brien, who returns to TV with his new TBS show tonight, had a handful of fans already in line for tickets on Sunday. We're guessing the line's a little longer today. [Deadline] Keith Olbermann returning Tuesday: The...
  • 12 reasons to ignore the naysayers: Do NaNoWriMo

     
    If you want to write a novel in 30 days, don't let anyone stop you. Not even Salon's Laura Miller. Miller, who I usually find thoughtful and sweet, has written an anti-NaNoWriMo column -- "Better yet, DON'T write that novel"......
  • Lakers approach on addressing long season will prove critical

     
    One quote Lakers forward Lamar Odom strives to live by entails embracing the unpredictable. "You want to make God laugh," he said, "tell him your plans." That quote came in context to a question I asked about how the Lakers, including himself,...
  • Rescued Chilean miner to run in New York City Marathon

     
    While trapped in a collapsed mine nearly half a mile underground for more than two months, Edison Pena would jog in the unblocked tunnels, sometimes up to six miles a day. He just may have been trying to pass the......
  • 'The Munsters' come back to life with a Halloween marathon

     
    Some children call their childhood "the wonder years." But Butch Patrick says his childhood could be called "The Munsters Years." Patrick, who played the pointy-earred Eddie Munster on the classic TV comedy "The Munsters," says he's never forgotten how...
  • 'Dancing With the Stars' recap: Rock on

     
    Crank up that dial to 11, ballroom fans, because it was Rock Week during this sixth week of “Dancing With the Stars.” The ballroom was transformed into the Glitterdome, metal cages were erected, heavy-metal fonts were emblazoned on the judges...
  • The Lazy Marathoner: So this is what V.I.P. looks like

     
    Thank you, Mother Nature, for smiling down on my back-to-back half-marathons. Despite all the cold and rainy weather we've had of late, the conditions were excellent for Sunday's inaugural Rock 'N' Roll half-marathon, which started in Griffith Park and...
  • Doctor on Fran Crippen case: 'No such thing as dying of exhaustion'

     
    The news of swimmer Fran Crippen's death has created an outpouring of response and raised serious questions about the race conditions and safety issues at the 10K open water event in the United Arab Emirates. Crippen did not finish the......
  • The Lazy Marathoner: Well, that was easy

     
    I registered for the Long Beach Half Marathon with zero expectations. My running and fitness hit the skids a while back, and although I've been trying to get back on track, I have been bedeviled by a nagging, compelling, overwhelming......
  • Food trucks fete Long Beach marathoners, half marathoners and cyclists

     
    Most marathons reward their runners with a medal, a banana and half a bagel or an orange slice. Hardly an incentive to run 26.2 miles. But this Sunday, at the Long Beach International City Bank Marathon and Half Marathon, there......