Few events are so tied to a drink as the Kentucky Derby is to the mint julep. New Year’s Eve and Champagne, maybe, or Christmas morning and beer (wait, is that just me?). Anyway, such calendar limits on our julep consumption don’t make a whole lot of sense when you consider that the drink is […]
In 2010, I wrote a post on the eve of my first day at the Sierra Club that I called "Sleepless in San Francisco." Six years went by in a flash, and now both I and the Sierra Club are starting a new chapter -- one you could call "Wide Awake in Oakland," which is the home of our new national headquarters. Show More Summary
Movie commentary/review Garry Marshall has been directing movies about special days recently. Whatever the reason for that, I do not know, but it has a nice cogency about it. His last two movies were New Year’s Eve and Valentine’s Day...Show More Summary
Today we are smitten to share this New Years Eve wedding inspiration. Saying ‘I, do’ surely makes for a beautiful way to ring in the new year. This regal wedding brings out all the glitz & glam that we adore. Think cream and gold wedding...Show More Summary
Saying “Mother’s Day” reviews are brutal might be an understatement. The comedy, the latest in Garry Marshall’s ensemble holiday movies that include “Valentine’s Day” and “New Year’s Eve,” has an astonishingly bad 9 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. Show More Summary
Much of the pre-release chatter around "Mother's Day," the latest holiday-themed group therapy session from director Garry Marshall ("Valentine's Day," "New Year's Eve"), has focused on the subject of Julia Roberts' hair — specifically, the strawberry-blond Anna Wintour bob that her character wears...
At 81, it is admirable that director Garry Marshall is still cranking out feature films. Unfortunately, since he started turning faux holidays into excuses for movies with Valentine’s Day in 2010, followed in 2011 by New Year’s Eve, he — and we — have been experiencing diminishing returns. Show More Summary
Director Garry Marshall is a menace. He keeps killing holidays with all-star comedies in which a laugh would die of loneliness. First, Valentine's Day and New Year's Eve got the Marshall treatment. Now Mother's Day takes the hit from Marhall's marauders, out to trick a bunch of poor, movie-loving moms...
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We've seen "Valentine's Day" and "New Year's Eve," and now we prepare to welcome Garry Marshall's latest rom-com "Mother's Day," which hits theaters April 29th. We eat these delightful star-studded ensemble films up like buttered popcorn, and chances are we probably haven't seen the last of these holiday-themed love stories on the big screen. Show More Summary
(Photo: Lisa Romerein/Getty Images) By Leah Rodriguez On New Year's Eve, the thirstiest day of the year and therefore one of the most lucrative for beauty businesses, I paid $55 at a three-chaired Dominican salon for a mediocre blowout and an uneven trim. Show More Summary
On New Year’s Eve, the thirstiest day of the year and therefore one of the most lucrative for beauty businesses, I paid $55 at a three-chaired Dominican salon for a mediocre blowout and an uneven trim. My roommate had to take her scissors out to fix it minutes before we ... More »
The number of refugees, arriving in Germany from North African nations has significantly decreased since the New Year's Eve sex attacks across the country, with the most notorious series of incidents occurring in the German city of Cologne, local media reported Monday.
PLOT: An anthological octet of standalone horror tales explore the dark-side various holidays: Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Halloween, Christmas and New Years Eve. REVIEW: What...Show More Summary
Despite one of the worst rating flops in televised sports history, College Football Playoff officials are not willing to admit defeat on New Year’s Eve scheduling. During their Wednesday spring meeting, officials were given a presentation...Show More Summary
Quote of the Day I The New York Times provided a stunning example of the inevitable "defining sexism down" that will be necessary to accommodate such immigration. The problem on New Year's Eve, it reported, was that migrants from war-torn...
His mother said he has been confused and behaving bizarrely since getting into a car crash on New Year's Eve. [ more › ]
Digable Planets will return to Earth for a reunion tour (and yes, that is a pun on both "digable" and "planets"). The band teased a reunion tour at their New Year's Eve shows in Seattle, and today, they have announced a summer tour for July and August with 13 dates ... More »
Digable Planets said their New Year's Eve show in Seattle would be the first of a few reunion shows, which then led to announced festival appearances at Sasquatch and Pitchfork. They've now announced a full-on summer tour for July and August... Continue reading…
I don’t know about you, but I just love the idea of a New Year’s Eve wedding. It’s the perfect excuse to add plenty of sparkle and lots of bubbly, you’ll never forget your anniversary, and you’ll start married life off with a guaranteed bang. Best of all, your guests will arrive in a ready-made mood […]