Ten year's ago this month David Clohessy, director of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP), was named one of the world's "25 Most Intriguing" by People magazine.
Included in that 2002 class were actors and performers such as George Clooney and Britney Spears, world leaders the l ... More >>
Emily WassermanWhat do you get when you combine the economic recession and a middle-aged man?
The first word that usually comes to mind is "unemployment," but some might also think of Larry Crowne, the newest feel-good film from Big Fat Greek Wedding's Nia Vardalos and box-office favorite To ... More >>
Late 1990s, on the campus of the renowned Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, New York.
It's a movie night, and the feature is Big Night, which is to be screened in the main auditorium. The buzz that day on campus is that someone had spotted the movie's star, Stanley Tucci, on th ... More >>
Surely you jest, WXII-TV in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The piece you ran about Eat Pray Love-themed weddings seemed like a joke. But when we hit the part about including the bachelor party in the overarching theme of a middle-aged navel-gazer's big adventure, it began to dawn on us that y ... More >>
The real Erin BrockovichThe environmental activist made famous by actress Julia Roberts in the 2000 film Erin Brockovich, will be about 70 miles south of St. Louis this week investigating possible lead contamination in the towns of Park Hills and Desloge. As the Park Hills Daily Journal reports, ... More >>
Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday.Show: Duplicity, a somewhat romantic and consistently, genuinely funny caper flick.Food: Lobster ... More >>