Los Angeles is a city rich with live music, but there has been no live music event that pays tribute to the songwriting talent in this city quite like TopTune, part talent showcase, part songwriting competition, part improv comedy - a "Circus of musical alchemy" and a rollicking good time.
Smart, funny and not afraid to eat cookies out of the freezer, Bill Rancic is simply too nice to not like. With restaurants including RPM Steak and Italian in Chicago, D.C. and LA, he is a man with a mission and show that is taking cooking to the casino.
My memories of Jim Lange will always be of his most famous on-air presence: hosting the popular network TV show The Dating Game. Although it sounds oxymoronic, for years I was a regular contestant on that program.
Even better, everyone can pretend that they're working that family-values magic while doing nothing at all to help parents raise a baby even minutes after they can call themselves parents. Isn't that what "compassionate conservatism" is all about?