Hog Quickies (Nov. 25)

Hog Quickies (Nov. 25)

Dr. Pepper is making good on its promise to give a free soda to everyone in America now that Gun N’ Roses’ “Chinese Diplomacy” is out. Rolling Stone gave “the most anticipated record of all time” four stars. “How I Met Your...
Aretha Tops Greatest Singers List

Aretha Tops Greatest Singers List

Now here’s a list for the ages. The “100 Greatest Singers of All Time,” from “Rolling Stone” and its blue-ribbon panel of 179 musical experts. Aretha Franklin is No. 1, ahead of Ray Charles, Elvis Presley, Sam Cooke and John Lennon. Mary...
Entertainer of Year: Robert Downey, Jr

Entertainer of Year: Robert Downey, Jr

Robert Downey, Jr. is “Entertainment Weekly’s” Entertainer of the Year. No argument here. The charismatic movie star was brilliant in “Iron Man” and “Tropic Thunder.” The rest of the list is solid. 2. Tina Fey 3. Cast and crew...
Hog Quickies (Nov. 20)

Hog Quickies (Nov. 20)

Jack Bauer is back Sunday night in the “24” movie, which takes place in South Africa. Good riddance, CTU. Great lineup of performers at the AMAs (Sunday, 8 p.m., ABC) — Rhianna, Christina Aguilera, Coldplay, Ne-Yo, Pink, Kanye West, Beyonce, Jonas...
Career Launch

Career Launch

Entertainment Weekly writes that Kristen Stewart, the female star of “Twilight,” the teen vampire movie phenomenon, is “Kate Winslet on the eve of ‘Titanic’s’ release.” The 18-year-old actress — who has an impressive...