The Capitol Theatre is being revitalized in downtown Flint, Michigan, serving as an economic and cultural engine for the city and region. Through the restoration of its ornate John Eberson design and upgrades to its facilities, the Theatre...Show More Summary
The comedy conquered long odds to become the first profitable new play of the season.
(John Hinderaker) When Barack Obama speaks, especially without a teleprompter, you can almost see the zzzzzzs rising over the heads of his audience. You can only listen to platitudes for so long. But then, suddenly, Obama will come out...Show More Summary
“In 2017, HBO’s biggest Sunday night show returns,” says the voice-over at the beginning of the promo for Season 4 of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. The camera glides in over the iconic Throne of Swords from the series Game of Thrones. But then, John Oliver steps out from...
The fourth season for HBO's Last Week Tonight begins on February 12th. And if the new promo to hype up its return is any indication, the show's sharp wit will be intact.
St. John’s has officially cut ties with Zach Brown. Brown, a top-50 recruit, was released from his National Letter of Intent with the school Wednesday, just days after he was arrested for theft in Florida. “It was a mutual decision to release Zach from his national letter of intent,” St. John’s coach Chris Mullin said […]
St. John has released new images from its spring collection, which aim to take its well-known knits on a safari of sorts. “Spring 2017 is inspired by the global citizen and her exotic travels,” said St. John senior vice president of design Greg Myler of the line. “The collection combines vibrant...
Sen. John McCain spoke with "CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley on Wednesday, and said that he is still undecided on whether he will support the confirmation of Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state.
The number one job of the federal government is to keep its citizens safe. That's why the person running the Department of Homeland Security needs to be somebody who understands what it takes to make our enemies think twice about trying...Show More Summary
The attacks by Trump, Trump's Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus, and some GOP leaders on Georgia Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis for flatly calling Trump's presidency "not legitimate" was predictable. What wasn't expected was the criticism from a few Democrats who voiced some dismay at Lewis's broadside against Trump. Show More Summary
Game of Thrones? Silicon Valley? Curb Your Enthusiasm? Who's even heard of these two-bit filler programs on HBO? We're sure there are some fans out there, but we all know what the people really want. And that's for Last Week TonightShow More Summary
The PEEOTUS Donald Trump who loses his shit from the simplest provocation went after civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis for daring to suggest that he was not a legitimate President. He tweeted that Lewis was “all talk.” Here I reimagine what he would say about Martin Luther King Jr., a man whose actual “talk” changed history.
TODAY IN MILITARY HISTORY, 1942: FDR facetiously awards the Iron Cross to New York Daily News reporter John O’Donnell, for his frequent negative reporting on the war effort. Trump needs to do this to one of the jerks at CNN. If CNN howls, tell’em Dem icon FDR did it.
A judge sentenced former Brooklyn state Sen. John Sampson to five years in prison today for lying to FBI agents and obstructing justice during a probe into his alleged embezzlement of hundreds of thousands of dollars from foreclosed properties he was supposed to be protecting. [ more › ]
Donald Trump bragged, via tweet, that he’s the Ernest Hemingway of Twitter. Unfortunately for us, the new president possesses neither the courage nor the self-control of Hemingway, winner of the 1954 Nobel Prize in Literature for writing unforgettably about bravery under fire. As the problems created by Trump-tweets pile up, the source of Trump’s addiction [...]Show More Summary
Last Week Tonight's return to HBO for season four is nigh, but that doesn't mean John Oliver is allowed to sit on the Iron Throne. Or anywhere near it. The promo teases LWT's fourth season with nods to some other returning hits: Game of Thrones, Silicon Valley, and Curb Your Enthusiasm, ... More »
John Oliver knows he isn’t everyone’s cup of tea—in fact, he isn’t even the star of a new ad for his own show. HBO’s promo for Season 4 of Last Week Tonight puts the network’s other, more popular hits at the forefront, poking fun atShow More Summary
A Brooklyn judge sentenced disgraced ex-state Sen. John Sampson to five years in prison Wednesday as she ripped into him for committing greedy and “disturbing” crimes while in elected office. Sampson was convicted of obstruction of justice and two counts of lying to the FBI about a mortgage-fraud probe into money he skimmed off foreclosure...
Delaware Governor-elect John Carney nominated Michael Scuse to return as secretary of the Delaware Department of Agriculture. Delaware Governor-elect John Carney nominated Michael Scuse to return as secretary of the Delaware Department of Agriculture.
Last week, Donald Trump tweeted spurious claims about Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), writing that the activist, who’s been repeatedly arrested for protesting, was “All talk, talk, talk ? no action or results.” “Sad!” the president-elect continued. If you’re interested in reading about Lewis’ past accomplishments, there’s plenty of available material. Show More Summary