Monthly Archives: January 2009

Horray for Bollywood

The Golden Globes awarded “Slumdog Millionaire,” the feel-good-four stars ain’t enough for this uplifting movie from India as best picture. It put “Frost/Nixon” on ice, told “Benjamin Button” to zip it, and left no room for “Doubt.” “Millionaire” was money … Continue reading

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Here we are now, entertain us

It’s going to be the beginning of a beautiful friendship between politics and show biz come Jan. 20th when the most famous celebrity in the world is sworn in as our 44th president. Heck, Barack Obama even created a new … Continue reading


Fool on the Hill

The 111th Congress was sworn in Tuesday — or as it could be subtitled, “Malice in the Palace.” The Three Stooges were absent for this one, but there were enough lawyers present to more than compensate. The sharks smelled blood … Continue reading

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When it was more than just a game

There’s a baseball diamond in the rough NFL playoff season. Major League Baseball has its own network — and for fans of the game it’s must-see TV. For baseball purists, it’s a sight for sore eyes — especially when you … Continue reading


Texting, anyone?

Unbelievable that California had to make it a law not to text while you’re driving. Not that the law is bunk — but that meatballs were actually texting while they were driving. Whatever happened to the good ol’ days when … Continue reading