The Celebrity Apprentice

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    May 28, 2014

    Sinbad Plays a Coach in New Movie Filming in St. Louis, Marshall the Miracle Dog

    If you ever had a crush on the hot dad from Gossip Girl, the uber-hot foreign exchange student from American Pie or (we're not judging) Sinbad, you're in luck. A new movie filming in St. Louis brings all three of those actors -- and even more you've only slightly heard of -- to town. Marshall the M ... More >>

  • Music

    December 6, 2012

    David Cassidy

    8 p.m. Saturday, December 8. J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts, 2300 West Clay Street, St. Charles.

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From December 3 to December 9

    Noted R&B heartthrob Trey Songz will be at the Fox this Sunday, but the show will absolutely not be worth killing a person and then yourself over. I just wanted to make that clear from the get-go since I suppose there has been some very heartbreaking confusion lately. Just to be clear, again: Trey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2012

    Meters In Meter: The Best Relay Names of the GO! St. Louis Marathon, In Verse

    Judging by the number of beer-centric relay names that popped up in Sunday's GO! St. Louis Marathon, deciding to run as a foursome and coming up with a clever team name must be what particularly motivated people do after a weekend bender: e.g., Team Temporarily Impaired, Thought This Was a Beer Pong ... More >>

  • News

    December 29, 2011
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    December 7, 2011

    Blagojevich Gets Fourteen Years​The saga of Rod Blagojevich, erstwhile governor of the great state of Illinois, contestant on Celebrity Apprentice, inadvertent comedy star and fan of Elvis, Rudyard Kipling and the Chicago Cubs, has come to an end, or at least a long hiatus. This afternoon, U.S. D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2011

    Tornadoes Preempt Oprah Farewell on KSDK -- Oh, the Humanity!

    Oprah Winfrey said goodbye to America yesterday -- but she'll say goodbye to St. Louis viewers today.​For a TV station reliant on advertising -- and viewers' goodwill -- the timing couldn't have been worse.Just as talk show icon Oprah Winfrey was preparing to say goodbye to her millions of devoted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Gary Busey Chooses St. Louis Nonprofit for Celebrity Apprentice Charity

    image viaGary Busey​Congratulations, St. Louis. You now have an excuse to watch the upcoming season of Celebrity Apprentice, Donald Trump's "ultimate job interview" in which celebrities -- some of whom you may have actually heard of -- compete in various business tasks to...uh...well, not work ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    On November 2, Cast Your Vote for Rich Whitey

    image viaHe may be melanin-impaired, but he still prefers to be known as Whitney, not Whitey.​Uh, sorry, that's Rich Whitney, the Green Party's candidate for governor of Illinois. Unfortunately, his last name is showing up as "Whitey" on electronic voting machines in 23 Chicago wards, about ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Blago Won't Testify After All; Wife Loses Chance to Catch Up on Summer Reading

    image viaWould this man lie to you?​Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, who, for the past year and a half, has been proclaiming his innocence to anyone who will listen (and even some who don't care), has decided to hold his tongue, for once. Blago announced his intention earlier this we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2010

    The Moment We've All Been Waiting For: Blago to Testify at His Own Corruption Trial

    Image source​Pull out the popcorn, folks. The best show in town gets underway in Springfield this week. "I will prove my innocence and I will testify," declared former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich last week as he left the courtroom that is the scene of his corruption trial. Blago has, si ... More >>

  • Film

    June 23, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    Blagojevich Trial, Radio Silence Start Tomorrow

    Image source​It's been a grim week so far -- oil continues to spill out into the Gulf, the Israeli Army fought a Gaza aid flotilla and Al and Tipper Gore are separating -- and it's about to get grimmer. Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, who has been going to hilarious lengths to protes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2010

    Review Photos Setlist: Bret Michaels Defeats Death, Brings '80s Glam Metal to Rib America

    Jon GitchoffBret Michaels at Rib America Festival, May 29, 2010. See an entire slideshow here.​Mortality and rock & roll usually don't mix. The whole point of rock music, especially at the retro-heavy Rib America Festival at Soldiers' Memorial this weekend, is to be forever young. But there wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Will Blago Ever Get to Hang in the State Capitol?

    Image source​Rod Blagojevich may have been fired from Celebrity Apprentice, but that doesn't mean he's been forgotten by the people he used to govern. This week, the Post-Dispatch reports, the Illinois Senate will vote on bill that will prohibit state funds from being used to finance official ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week Four

    Image source​Friends, for four weeks now, we've been watching Rod Blagojevich together on Celebrity Apprentice. It hasn't always been great -- actually, since every episode is now two hours, most of it is actually pretty damned boring, especially the parts where the celebrities meet the recipi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week Three

    Image source​It's an incredible responsibility being governor of a major state. There's so much work to be done, so many photo ops to smile for, so many profane phone calls to be made, so many favors to be sold that it's a wonder the governor has time to sleep, let alone keep up with modern te ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week Two

    Image source​Two important revelations about former governor Rod Blagojevich from last night's episode of Celebrity Apprentice:1. Blago is still innocent.2. Blago has a thing for balloons.In this week's task, Donald Trump told the two teams to set up storefronts pimping Kodak's exciting new produc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week One

    Image sourceIs this the face of a guilty man...or a business genius?​Some people who believe they are accused of heinous crimes decide to prove their innocence in court. Other people go on TV reality shows. So two days after Rod Blagojevich's lawyers requested that his court date be postponed from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2010

    Blago to Compete on Next Celebrity Apprentice

    It's been years since "You're fired!", accompanied by a cobra-like flick of Donald Trump's right hand, became a national catchphrase, so long, in fact, that Trump has resorted to casting celebrities instead of regular old celebrity-whores on his reality show The Apprentice.But now we may have a reas ... More >>