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Godzilla vs. Godot

Peter W. Wood | Posted 06.25.2014 | Education
Peter W. Wood

Godot, of course, was no monster, but Godzilla and Godot have more in common than a first syllable. They are the two opposing faces of despair: a god that is pure wrath and a god that never shows up. Both emanate from the devastation of World War II.

Son of 'Random Notes and Fripperies'

Tom Alderman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Tom Alderman

Something you won't see in the Alcoholics Anonymous handbook: while staying at the White House during WWII, legendary British Prime Minister Churchil...

Meet 'Ironside': A Cop With A Different Point Of View

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 09.20.2013 | TV

NBC may be bringing back "Ironside" this fall, but star Blair Underwood has already made it clear that this is no "remake" of the Raymond Burr classic...

NBC Working On 'Ironside' Remake

Vulture | Posted 12.04.2012 | TV

After making a valiant attempt to revive "The Munsters" earlier this year, NBC is once again digging into its Universal Studios vault for series ideas...

PHOTOS: Raymond Burr's Hollywood Hills Mansion For $4.95 Million

Posted 08.22.2011 | Los Angeles

This historical Hollywood Hills mansion is listed for $4.95 million. The six bedroom, eight bathroom house is located near the popular Runyon Canyon, ...

Film Noir, at Its Noirest

John Farr | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

There are plenty of films out there that make us hopeful about life and living. Film noir is a guilty pleasure where we witness the denizens of society's bottom rungs stamping on each other's feet for a higher, safer position.

The Last Great Bartender

Ted Goeglein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ted Goeglein

To channel Andy Rooney, did you ever notice how local publications are obsessed with covering "The Best (fill in the blank: pizza, pedicure, pediatrician, Pad Thai, pet-walker, etc.) in Chicago!"