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Trading Places II?

Francis Levy | Posted 09.09.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

The Times recently ran a story about the "separate but unequal" conditions in luxury projects comprised of units for tenants with incomes of around $50,000 or less per year.

The Creative Class With Legendary Music Producer Bob Ezrin (VIDEO)

Rana Florida | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

This week features Bob Ezrin, one of the most commercially successful producers of all time. He's worked with many of the world's most important contemporary artists.

The Last Snowpiercer Review You Will Ever Need to Read

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 09.05.2014 | Entertainment
James Marshall Crotty

Bong Joon-ho's sci-fi allegory Snowpiercer is one weird and hilarious trip. At turns campy and amateurish (with issues of ADR synching and logical con...

What Does U2's Bono Have to Say About Combatting Stigma Against People Living with HIV/AIDS? (VIDEO / AUDIO)

Nicholas Snow | Posted 07.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

During a recent interview as presented on my podcast, SnowbizNow, Bono of U2 fame celebrates the late, great Nelson Mandela and the song "Ordinary Love," and talks about the fight against HIV/AIDS as well in this historic episode.

A Psychedelic Fur's Journey to Satellite Paradiso

Tom Semioli | Posted 04.22.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Semioli

If you missed the Furs the first time around, go figure out why their seven studio albums still sound as fresh as they did the day they came out. John Ashton is that rare breed of guitar player whom you can identify in a single chord.

The World at Our Fingertips or It's Getting Under Our Fingernails

Wendy Adams Mendenhall | Posted 09.14.2013 | Impact
Wendy Adams Mendenhall

Third in a series of 12 - Education Unplugged 101 "The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow." ...

U2's 30 Year War

Salvatore Bono | Posted 04.15.2013 | Entertainment
Salvatore Bono

Thirty years later, War still storms in speakers and iPods around the world. It has become a classic record that reminds listeners that even in our darkest hour there is a light of hope.

Baby-Faced U2 Images Go On Display

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 07.10.2012 | Home

DUBLIN — In the beginning there was Bono. And what a baby face he had. Photographs documenting the gritty beginnings of U2 in the smoky pubs an...

Improving Maternal Healthcare, One Song at a Time

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 07.01.2012 | Impact
Kristi York Wooten

Did you know that every 90 seconds a woman dies from pregnancy-related causes? Every Mother Counts is dedicated to increasing education and support for reducing maternal mortality through programs around the world.

Lady Gaga & Usher At The Bowl Tonight

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 12.15.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Lady Gaga apparently won't be strutting around former President Bill Clinton in steak. The pop superstar is one of several acts s...

When Celebs Pen Irate Letters

www.thefrisky.com | David Moye | Posted 11.02.2011 | Weird News

Celebrities often have scriptwriters, lyricists or PR flacks helping them figure out what to say. Sometimes, they are on their own and they're angr...

WATCH: 'Spider-Man' Star Duets With Bono

Posted 09.27.2011 | Arts

"Spider-Man' star Reeve Carney duets with Bono in the new video for 'Rise Above Pt.1" a song from the show. Bono's presence on the track doesn't mean ...

Spidey Senses: Star Always Turned On By Turn Off the Dark

Jon Chattman | Posted 09.19.2011 | Arts
Jon Chattman

Months removed from the last stunt mishap, and weeks after the question of "will it ever open" was finally laid to rest, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark star Reeve Carney can now focus on the work and nothing but the work.

How 'Spider-Man' Was Saved

playbill.com | Posted 08.29.2011 | Arts

Philip Wm. McKinley, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Chase Brock weren't show doctors on just any old patient — they were operating on Spider-Man Turn Of...

U2 Faces Protests At Glastonbury For Dodging Taxes

AP | By JILL LAWLESS | Posted 08.24.2011 | Arts

LONDON -- U2 and its frontman Bono, known for their global poverty-fighting efforts, were accused of dodging taxes in Ireland by activists who crashed...

'Spider-Man' Makes More Money Than 'Book Of Mormon' Despite Bad Reviews

AP | Posted 08.21.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The reboot of the "Spider-Man" musical hasn't been hurt by opening night reviews. The show, which finally welcomed professional drama cri...

Julie Taymor Breaks Silence Over 'Spider-Man'

Posted 08.20.2011 | Arts

Ousted Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark director Julie Taymor has finally started speaking out about her experience and expectations with the troubled mu...

U2 at Angel Stadium and New Sounds From Ireland's Essential Bands

S.X. Rosenstock | Posted 08.20.2011 | Los Angeles
S.X. Rosenstock

For this tour, interrupted by a back injury and successful treatment for frontman Bono, U2 appears on stage in puffs of smoke reminiscent of our infamous SoCal smog.

First Nighter: Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark Turns Nothing On

David Finkle | Posted 08.20.2011 | Entertainment
David Finkle

It's as if a huge state-of-the-art factory has been built to produce one small bells-and-whistles toy that awes children of some ages for a few minutes before they lose interest.

The Edge's Malibu Development Rejected, Called 'Environmentally Devastating'

AP | NOAKI SCHWARTZ | Posted 08.17.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A proposal led by U2 guitarist The Edge for five mansions overlooking Malibu, Calif., has been rejected by California's coastal de...

How I Learned to Spell Spider-Man (and Watched a Groundbreaking Show in the Process)

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 08.16.2011 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark is not your typical NY Broadway musical; it's a fantastic spectacle that makes one rethink the American show.

Bill Clinton On 'Spider-Man': It's 'Fabulous'

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 08.15.2011 | Arts

The former President gives the show high marks, despite mixed critical reviews the revamped production has received. Critics and fans have already ...

The Lights Finally Come Up On "Spider-Man"

Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts

It's a momentous day on Broadway. Today, after multiple injuries, after the opening got pushed back six times and the longest period in previews of an...

'Spider-Man' Actors Defend Former Director Julie Taymor

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK — With the official opening of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" finally in sight, the creative team behind the musical and cast members ...

Bono On The Struggles, Triumphs Of 'Spider-Man'

AP | By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 08.10.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK -- With the Broadway premiere of the beleaguered "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" finally in sight, Bono and The Edge, who wrote the music and...