Denis Leary

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Kirkwood's Own Nikki Glaser Makes Late-Night MTV Premiere

    We get it. MTV doesn't play music anymore. Now that you're done making the same tired objection that your uncle made ten years ago, maybe it's time you give the wayward TV station a little credit for at least getting back into the comedy business. Kirkwood-native Nikki Glaser and writer / comedia ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 20, 2012
  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    The Six Best Rock Songs With Turntables

    Remember when the turntable was considered a legitimate instrument in a rock band? Neither do I. But there are rare instances where DJ scratches are not a dealbreaker in a non hip-hop context. Here are the six best rock songs featuring turntables. Let us know your favorites and we'll REEEEEEEEEEEEMI ... More >>

  • Film

    July 5, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    St. Louis' Fontella Bass Hit Paydirt 46 Years Ago With "Rescue Me"

    "Rescue Me" is ubiquitous in commercial culture, featured in everything from a Pizza Hut commercial to an edgy television show starring the delightful Dennis Leary. But before the song became entwined in the glitz and glam that comes with endorsements, "Rescue Me" was St. Louis native Fontella Bass ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    What to Read When You're Snowed In

    image via​A power outage could take your beloved Internet,TV and Wii away from you, but fortunately, there are other forms of entertainment besides Charades. Like books! (That is provided you have a flashlight or a candle.) Nikki Furrer, owner of Pudd'nhead Books (currently the reigning Best ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Denis Leary Pegs Albert Pujols on the Late Show with David Letterman [Video]

    Dressed head to toe in Red Sox gear, the asshole comedian Denis Leary did his best Bob Gibson impression and put a ball in El Hombre's ribcage yesterday on Letterman. Unlike The Dominator, however, it looks like Leary came close to crapping his pants when Albert pretended to take a step toward ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Pujols to Appear on Letterman on Monday

    ​Here's a reason to look forward to Monday (maybe...): Albert Pujols will be appearing on the Late Show with David Letterman. Um, OK, maybe not as big a reason as the Mad Men season premiere to hope the weekend passes quickly (that is, if you center your life around TV, but the way the weathe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    Interview: Lisa Lampanelli Comes Clean

    Lisa Lamenelli will likely insult entire races, generations, genders and religions on February 20.Equal-opportunity offender Lisa Lampanelli may be best known for destroying the dais on the Roasts of Chevy Chase, Denis Leary, Pamela Anderson, Flava Flav, Jeff Foxworthy, William Shatner and more. Or ... More >>

  • News

    October 3, 2007

    Pants on Fire

    Prince Joe dissects the firestorm surrounding Sherman George.

  • Film

    March 29, 2006

    Film Openings

    Week of March 30, 2006

  • Film

    September 29, 2004

    Like Moths to Flame

    Americans will likely swarm to Ladder 49, an unabashed homage to firefighters

  • Music

    May 5, 2004

    High Score

    Sometimes the worst movies have the best soundtracks

  • Film

    August 27, 2003

    Slight Flub

    A spineless hero and his thuggish imaginary friend make Alan Rudolph's new film distressingly familiar

  • Culture

    July 3, 2002

    Ice Ice Maybe

    A decade after Vanilla Ice melted down, he's back with the man who made him.

  • Film

    March 13, 2002

    Film Openings

    Week of March 13, 2002

  • Culture

    January 16, 2002

    Devil's Advocate

    Audiences love Jerry Bruckheimer. Critics don't. Like he cares.

  • Film

    April 4, 2001

    A Kinder, Gentler Dope Fiend

    In Ted Demme's Blow, Johnny Depp summons an American snowstorm

  • Culture

    April 4, 2001

    Blowin' Smoke

    Ted Demme and Denis Leary are a match made in effin' heaven

  • Culture

    March 7, 2001

    Good Cop, Bad Cop

    Denis Leary is on The Job, but can ABC find him an audience?

  • Film

    July 5, 2000

    Jesus' Son

    Directed by Alison Maclean

  • Film

    March 24, 1999