August 31, 2009 As school starts up again, several commentators are taking a critical look at required reading lists. Necessary evil, necessary joy, or totally unnecessary? It depends on whom you ask.
August 31, 2009 The latest voice to appear on GPS devices may be none other than Bob Dylan. This news provokes much curiosity and more than a few opportunities for very silly jokes.
August 31, 2009 It's big news when a company as big as Disney buys a company as legendary as Marvel Entertainment. Can Marvel's brand of cool survive?
August 31, 2009 NBC is offering a new slogan to get you to watch their network, and they have another idea, too — things you will want to watch!
August 28, 2009 Last night's Project Runway taught some interesting lessons about women, babies, and chickens. Just take our word for it.
August 28, 2009 Jeremy Piven won his arbitration relating to his early exit from David Mamet's Speed-the-Plow. So don't make your sushi jokes, smart guy.
August 28, 2009 Television networks find their audiences growing older — though some of them are just recording their shows for later. And you might be surprised by some of the shows that aren't getting their successes from youth appeal.
August 27, 2009 The latest '80s property to get a spiffed-up TV remake? Heathers, which, come to think of it, might make a decent dark comedy as a TV show.
Daisy Of Love is just one of the many, many dating-oriented shows VH1 has been running over the last several years. Suddenly, they seem embarrassed.
August 27, 2009 The story of a former contestant who now stands accused of a violent crime has sent VH1 into a rather bizarre fit of soul-searching.
August 27, 2009 Whitney Houston is releasing a new album, and one of the challenges she's facing is her own success � not as a musician, but as a beloved public train wreck.
August 26, 2009 We take a moment to remember Ellie Greenwich, who wrote some ridiculously wonderful music, only some of which was wonderfully ridiculous.
August 26, 2009 On this week's Culturetopia: Patton Oswalt, Quentin Tarantino, The Beach Boys, pawing through a fictional killer's stuff, and more.
August 26, 2009 Two big horror franchises are unveiling new releases this week, so let's take a moment and ask the question: What scares you?
August 26, 2009 A guerrilla marketing campaign for Fox's House invokes, of all things, the film Snakes on a Plane. It also, incidentally, helps clarify why such campaigns are losing their effectiveness.
August 25, 2009 The show Thirtysomething has arrived on DVD more than 20 years after it bowed on ABC. We found that it holds up better than you might think.
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