‘Cure The Verbal Virus’

‘Cure The Verbal Virus’

Pulitzer Prize winning author David McCullough gave the Boston College class of 2008 some good advice about the spoken word in his commencement address on March 19. The author of “John Adams” said he’s particularly troubled by the “relentless,...
Eye On Fall

Eye On Fall

The upfronts are over, and the fall TV season is in place. Some thoughts: Shows we’re happy to see picked up: Friday Night Lights, Chuck, Life, Lipstick Jungle, Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles, Boston Legal, How I Met Your Mother, Reaper. Shows we’re...
‘In The Heights’ Flies High

‘In The Heights’ Flies High

“In The Heights,” a look at Latino life in Upper Manhattan, was the toast of this week’s Tony nominations, leading the way with 13, including Best Musical and Best Actor in a Musical for actor/composer Lin-Manuel Miranda. The show’s competition...
Celebrating Sinatra

Celebrating Sinatra

Frank Sinatra sure looks cool on the U.S. stamp. The king of swing, who died 10 years ago this week, is shown in a 1950s photo, wearing his trademark fedora and a big smile. Daughter Nancy made sure the stamp is in color, showing his famous blue eyes. The postal...
‘Blue 2’ Stars Kara, Audrina

‘Blue 2’ Stars Kara, Audrina

Can anyone fill Jessica Alba’s bikini in “Into The Blue 2?” Probably not, but Laura Vandervoort (“Smallville’s” Kara) and Audrina Patridge (“The Hills”) will try. The TV beauties will co-star in the follow-up to the 2005...