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Fox's Newest Cop Comedy, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Is Quietly Breaking Ground
As far as prime-time television goes, police precincts haven't historically been a friendly place to be gay or lesbian.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Multifaceted DIA exhibit 'Samurai: Beyond the Sword' opens today
Let's try a thought experiment. Think of Japanese samurai. If you're like most Americans, images of warriors and swords flashed through your mind, along with words like "honor" and "nobility."
Fri Mar 07, 2014
DIA's 'Samurai: Beyond the Sword' is beautiful, yet brutal
At least, that's the suggestion of 'Samurai: Beyond the Sword,' a new special exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts that will be up through June 1. Variously stereotyped as fearsome or ridiculous , Japan's celebrated warrior culture turns out to be much more complex than these one-dimensional representations would suggest.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Today in Rock: March 5
On this day in history: The Boston Massacre takes place, Winston Churchill warns of the Soviet Union's growing influence in eastern Europe after WWII, Joseph Stalin dies at 73, John Belushi dies of a drug overdose, and singer Patsy Cline dies.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
What will and what should win
A seemingly endless movie awards season finally concludes Sunday, March 2, with the Academy Awards.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Huffington Post
Harold Ramis: One of Those
Yesterday at work I overheard that Harold Ramis had passed. I was in strategy mode on a new project, intrigued by its odd combination of variables.
Oscar predictions: What will win and should win
A seemingly endless movie awards season finally concludes Sunday with the Academy Awards.
Ghostbusters star dies
Ramis died aged 69, surrounded by family at his Chicago home, from complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare disease that involves swelling of the blood vessels, his wife Erica Mann Ramis said.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Washington Post
Dvorak: Stop blaming victims for sexual assaults on campus
There are no "toga and yoga" keggers. No football team. No lacrosse team. No jello shots, jungle juice, boilermaker binges or beer pong.
'Ghostbusters' actor Harold Ramis dies
The man who gave "Groundhog Day" new meaning on the big screen has died. Writer, director and actor Harold Ramis passed away early Monday at the age of 69. Ramis' career was marked by a number of hit comedies that also helped launch the careers of actors John Belushi and Bill Murray.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Daily Times
Documents shed light on extent of hazing problem at Salisbury University
The Eastern Shore was oblivious to the 2012 suspension of Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Salisbury University and to the seriousness of the hazing incidents that took place there.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The Huffington Post
Live from New York
The February 3 edition of the New York Times features a story about "'The Saturday Night Live' cast, no matter the names, has starred in one of the longest running soirees in the city."
The Southtown Star
Jimmy Fallon on 'The Tonight Show,' Seth Meyers...
Long before Jimmy Fallon got his "Late Night" gig, let alone "The Tonight Show" throne, he visited Second City to take in a show and "pay homage."
Fri Feb 14, 2014
the Official Blues Brothers Revue Rolls Into the Grand Tonight
Celebrate an evening of music and fun as The Official Blues Brothers Revue rolls into The Grand for one not-to-miss performance tonight, February 15 at 8pm.
Jim Belushi to Return to COD to Perform at Grand Opening Celebration
TV and film actor Jim Belushi, brother of the late John Belushi, will return to the McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage with his improv group the Board of Comedy to mark the MAC's Grand Opening Celebration in March.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Blues Bros - Mission: Great music, laughs headed to Tyler
Elwood and Jake Blues were brought to iconic life by Dan Aykroyd and the late John Belushi in John Landis' 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers," but the characters live on thanks to shows like "The Official Blues Brothers Revue," a full-blown concert event.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Star Online
Hollywood's deadly drug addiction
PHILIP Seymour Hoffman, who died aged 46 of a suspected heroin overdose in his Manhattan apartment, joins a long list of Hollywood stars whose lives were cut short by drugs.