Posts in category "Entertainment"

Art Created by Orphans From India to be Highlighted in Chicago at Library Fundraiser

On September 18 WBEZ’s Niala Boodhoo will MC the 4th Annual Dream Launcher event to be held at Room 1520 (1520 W. Fulton Street) in Chicago to raise money to help stock orphanage libraries around the world with books for kids. The Bookwallah Organization event will also feature art created by orphan children from India.... Read more »

Original 'Star Wars' Actor Tells New Movie to Take a Hike: It'll Just Bore Me

Denis Lawson, who played Wedge Antilles in the original Star Wars trilogy and was the X-Wing pilot known as “Red Leader,” has declined to return for the new Episode VII that is just gearing up for production. “They asked me, but it just would have bored me.” That is pretty funny, actually. But I can... Read more »

You MUST Watch This Hilarious Sci Fi Short Video... DO IT NOW!

It’s 2150 There are all sorts of Aliens living throughout space. Johnny is a Space Delivery Man who travels to different planets to deliver packages. Johnny is lazy and his only desire is to sleep in his autopilot spaceship. when the spaceship arrives at the destination, all he has to do is simply deliver the... Read more »
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Spare Me Hollywood: Sean Penn Thinks a Stern Look on Twitter Will Free 250 Kidnapped Nigerian Girls

-By Warner Todd Huston They’ve ignored the violent region for a decade, they’ve never spoken out about the Islamist radical terrorists who have killed thousands, but now that over 250 girls have been kidnapped by the Islamist terror group Boko Haram, suddenly a handful of Hollywooders have deigned to notice… and weeks late at that.... Read more »

Maria Bartiromo's Sunday Fox News Show to Debut March 30

-By Warner Todd Huston When Fox Business Network (FBN) snagged top CNBC reporter Maria Bartiromo for its own late last year, there was talk about giving her a Sunday morning business news show along with her other FBN duties. Now Fox News is announcing the debut of that new show. The show is titled Sunday... Read more »

Chicago Production Co. Gets New Fox Business Network Show: 'Strange Inheritance'

-By Warner Todd Huston Fox Business Network has teamed up with Chicago-based Tower Productions on a new series to be called Strange Inheritance. The series will investigate the real-life stories of folks that became the recipients of unusual inheritances. Like other cable news services, Fox Business is looking toward expanding programing and Strange Inheritance is... Read more »
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Svengoolie Living it... or Dying it up... In a New Coffin!

-By Warner Todd Huston I know I missed this last week, but, I just have to finally get around to posting about this, For those of you in Chicago, you’ll remember the many decades that the Son of Svengoolie (now just called Svengoolie) hosted his creature feature sci-fi and horror movies on local TV. The... Read more »

Mike Ditka Falls Asleep on the Air on ESPN

Uh,oh. It looks like Mike Ditka was so bored with ESPN’s December 29 broadcast of Countdown that he fell asleep. Normally this wouldn’t be a big deal for most TV viewers. But it was for Ditka because he was there on the air when he did it! Mike Ditka, the now 74-year-old former football coach... Read more »

The Star Wars Cantina Band Song in Rag Time Style

The speed was a bit beyond the skill of the balding fellow, however, it was still fun to listen to and watch.
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Fox News to Debut its New, Official Primetime Lineup Monday, Oct. 7

Everyone has heard all the hubbub about Hannity moving and Megyn Kelly starting up her new show, but all the anticipation will be over on Monday, October 7, as the new primetime lineup will debut on Fox News. The new lineup also debuts on the 17th Anniversary of the network. Just before primetime, Shepard Smith... Read more »