On Twitter, Nyjer Morgan goes by the alias "Tony Plush" whose mentor is Chad Ochocinco. Seriously.Nyjer Morgan, outfielder for the Milwaukee Brewers, caused quite a stir in last night's game. After striking out in the ninth inning against Chris Carpenter, Morgan went absolutely berserk, shouting ... More >>
If Draco Malfoy actor Tom Felton's promise (which turned out to be a joke/hoax) to become a white rapper was just one more sad reminder of a series you used to love, we don't blame you -- but we would like to discourage you. Harry Potter, as I'm sure you will remember, is after all a little m ... More >>
image viaLast week Gut Check explored the do's and don't's of dining out with children. Although the little ones don't always make for the best fancy-dining companions, kids and food are often a recipe for hilarity -- especially when the mess is being made on your computer screen and not the ... More >>
So the great fracas that was the Reds/Cardinals series is over, with our boys in red roundly thumping their boys in red and taking over sole possession of first place in the National League Central. The series was an outstanding one, full of drama and heartbreak and brilliance on both the offensi ... More >>
Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner has been called a fauxteur, a womanizer and, worse, over budget. Why you should take him seriously anyway.
With grip and hold, Ryan Gosling does it again in this smart legal thriller.
Week of February 8, 2007
Sequels, prequels, and threequels headline Hollywood 2007.
Frozen probes the psyche of a serial-killing pedophile
A Danish filmmaker gives up pretension in favor of cannibal butchers
When Tom Cruise plays the bad guy, the results aren't very good
Brain drain at the Science Center
One man's deceptions help to highlight our own flaws in The Human Stain
Tender-hearted mutants kick significant keister in X2: X-Men United
Kevin isn't the only thing Spacey in this overlong death-penalty drama
Brett Ratner tarts up Red Dragon
Gangster No. 1 slices through the Mockney middlings
Spider-Man slings pop mythology for the masses
The malaise of one suburban teen is made vivid in the disturbing first feature film L.I.E.
Hannibal diminishes its predecessor
In the era of modern agribusiness, organic farmer Paul Krautmann faces a tough row to hoe, but his innovative natural solutions yield delicious results