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  • Blogs

    April 16, 2013

    The five dumbest celebrity products ever pushed on the public

    Maria Sharapova, the number two-ranked World Tennis Association player and former Sports Illustrated swimsuit model, just launched a line of boutique candies -- including little lemon-lime tennis balls. This seems a little weird, considering Sharapova's athleticism and the nation's current examinati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    Fifty Shades of Grey CD? Here are five better tunes for kinky inspiration

    Ever since E.L. James' first rectal-extraction, the book Fifty Shades of Grey, hit the market like a drunken Rip Torn ramming his car into a tractor-trailer, the merchandise spin-off has been explosive -- or catastrophic, depending on your point of view. Stockings, garters, underwear, pajamas, robes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    My top five McDonald's horror stories

    McDonald's proved this week that the road to public relations hell is paved with good intentions -- and hashtags. The company introduced a Twitter hashtag crusade, asking customers to share their happy fee-fees and heartwarmingly poignant stories about dining at McDoo's, but as with most things that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    A $10,000 Led Zeppelin shirt? The next ten highest-selling band T-shirts

    ​Grab the Guinness Book of World Records, because we've got a ridiculous tale to tell. Earlier this week, a man in Australia purchased a Led Zeppelin T-shirt for $10,000, making it the largest sum anyone has paid for a vintage band shirt. That doesn't mean there aren't shirts that are valued h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Starz Denver Film Festival: Artistic director Brit Withey's must-see picks for November 12-14

    Brit Withey.​Again this year, Starz Denver Film Festival artistic director Brit Withey is offering his must-see picks for each day of the fest -- flicks that movie lovers might otherwise miss amid the flood of silver-screen goodies. Below, he describes his choices for Friday, Saturday and Sund ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    April 19, 2007
  • Film

    October 19, 2006

    French Confection

    Sofia Coppola pays opulent tribute to the innocent boredom of a teen queen.

  • Film

    August 17, 2006

    Nowhere Fast

    Tim Allen and company Zoom straight to the bottom of the superhero barrel.

  • Home Entertainment

    September 29, 2005
  • Dining

    June 3, 2004

    At Your Service

    There are more fish in the sea, but they'll taste the same at the Fresh Fish Company.

  • Film

    February 19, 2004

    Hack, Man

    What's a great actor doing in a dump like Mooseport?

  • Culture

    April 3, 2003

    A Grand Guy

    How Steven Soderbergh kept the Terry Southern tale from turning tragic

  • Film

    March 2, 2000

    Alien Nation

    Garry Shandling spaces out in What Planet Are You From?

  • Film

    February 24, 2000

    Wonder Bread

    Wonder Boys lets Michael Douglas get caught in the doldrums of middle age.

  • News

    February 4, 1999

    Southern Discomfort

    Writer Terry Southern helped shape a generation. Now his son is fighting for his legacy.

  • Film

    July 3, 1997
  • Film

    July 3, 1997
  • Film

    June 5, 1997
  • Film

    May 29, 1997
  • Music

    August 15, 1996

    Free Willie

    A gospel album on a Denver record label is the latest step in the rehabilitation of Willie Nelson's career.