Celebrities

RIP Eartha Kitt

I heard last night that Eartha Kitt died of colon cancer yesterday at the age of 81. As most guys my age my first exposure to Kitt was as Catwoman on the old Adam West ‘Batman’ TV show. She was filling the role after Lee Meriwether and Julie Newmar had their turns. Much later, in […]


RIP George Carlin

Today I mourn the passing of George Carlin. (More information here.) As most people I discovered Carlin in college. He had some ground breaking stuff (who could forget “The 7 Words You Can’t Say On Television”) and could be funny even without using them. He was 71 years old and died of heart failure. Who […]


Lohan Injured in Teacup Accident

Sounds funny. Full story.


Aniston, Pitt, Jolie, Oh My!

So let me get this straight. Jennifer Aniston kicks out Brad Pitt for two reasons: he didn’t want to have children and he was having an affair with Angelina Jolie. Now Jolie is having Pitt’s child. How do you leave one woman partially because you didn’t want kids only to go and get someone else […]


Morgan Freeman Gets It Right

Actor Morgan Freeman has said something that I’ve been thinking for a long time when he criticized the idea of Black History Month. “You’re going to relegate my history to a month?” the 68-year-old actor says in an interview on CBS’ “60 Minutes” to air Sunday (7 p.m. EST). “I don’t want a black history […]