Never before have so many analysts transparently taken positions, publicly attacking those they disagree with. None of this is good for democracy.There is no equivalent in Australia of the Tea Party that has wreaked havoc upon the Republicans in the United States. Not yet anyway.But there is at the
Though we would like to think there is a bold line between normality and illness, take a closer look and this idea is exposed as a flimsy social construct.
‘Lilyhammer’ Star Steven Van Zandt on His Place in TV History, Mandela and (Possible) President Christie
By throwing himself into music, Steven Van Zandt landed in the middle of two pivotal TV shows: HBO’s “The Sopranos,” and Netflix’s first original series, “Lilyhammer.”
The latter series, which begins streaming its second season at midnight PT Friday, helped create
Although “Porcelain Horse” depicts in unflinching detail the deterioration of an affluent family after its sons succumb to freebase addiction, writer-director Javier Andrade admits that he was simultaneously enchanted and provoked by the Ecuadorian drug culture that inspired his fiction
Oscar-winning producer Geralyn Dreyfous and her partner Dan Cogan will help finance “Be Natural,” a documentary about pioneer female filmmaker Alice Guy-Blache.
Dreyfous and Cogan have had their hands on several of the top documentaries over the past few years, including “The Squar
President Obama announced his intent to nominate Tom Rothman, chairman of Sony-based Tristar Productions, to the National Council on the Arts on Thursday.
The nomination will now go to the U.S. Senate for confirmation. If confirmed, Rothman will serve a six-year term on the council, which advises th
WWE's The Miz on 'Christmas Bounty', 'Real World' and 'Tribute to the Troops'
Mike "The Miz" Mizaninhas followed a path in show business unlike any other. While most know him as a WWE Superstar, he got his start on the MTV reality show "The Real World" before taking a shot at professional wrestling.Throughout his career he has been WWE Champion, fought in
"Community" Season 5 returns on Jan. 2. Obviously, an event of this magnitude (Pop! Pop!) deserves an epic trailer video. That is exactly what NBC has delivered in one of the most ridiculously over-the-top ad in television history.It's beautiful.Drawing from scenes from several Season 5 ep
It's time for yet another "Spring Awakening" reunion on "Glee." Skylar Astin, another of Lea Michele's co-stars from the Broadway musical, has signed on for a guest role on the FOX series. According to TVLine, Astin's character, Jean-Baptiste, is the lead singer of Throat Explosi
Two years after the last season of NBC's "The Sing-Off" aired -- and following the success of the movie "Pitch Perfect" and Internet phenomenon Pentatonix, who won Season 3 -- a cappella singing is en vogue again. Zap2it spoke with each of the groups competing in Season 4 of the
Whoops: HootSuite sends recruiting email to competitor’s CEO
What’s worse than sending out the worst job application ever? Probably unknowingly hitting up the CEO of a longtime competitor with a stock recruiting message. Well, this has happened. Earlier this week Ragy Thomas, CEO and co-founder of social media management startup Sprinklr, received an in
“Have you ever had to hose the car down [after giving someone a Lyft]?” says Conan O’Brien. “There was one time when one gentleman vomited in the car, so I did have to,” says Lyft driver Anthony Duran. “Who’s sitting in that seat?” says O’Brien.
Although I’m a futurist, I have absolutely no idea what information and communications technology will look like in 50 years time. I do know that some of it will be familiar because once we find a usable form, we tend to stick with it – glowing rectangles will probably remain popular. Bu
Instagram is the billion-dollar purchase that just keeps on giving. Yes, some of its best innovations of late came from copying competitors — Vine’s video, and, as of today, Snapchat’s private messaging — but at least those features are popular with users. Facebook can’