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Entertainment

‘The Help’ leads Screen Actors honors with 4 noms

December 17, 2011

The Deep South drama “The Help” cleaned up with four nominations Wednesday for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, among them honors for Viola Davis, Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer. The adaptation of the best-selling novel also was nominated for best ensemble cast…

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Heavy on the “Worse”… Tyler Perry’s newest offering, “For Better or Worse” is about as good as his previous efforts… which means it’s pretty bad

December 11, 2011

Because it’s the Holiday Season, I made the conscious decision to try and be nicer about a lot of people and things that I’m usually pretty snarky about. In any season in which the phrase “Peace on Earth, Goodwill Toward Men” is uttered, at least once, you should at least give the “goodwill” thing a shot.

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Ma, Diamond, Streep and Rollins receive Kennedy Center Honors

December 11, 2011

Bill Clinton said that he has been a fan since the age of 15 or 16 when he bought his first Rollins LP and played it until it was worn out. “His music can bend your mind, it can break your heart, and it can make you laugh out loud, he has done things with improvisation that really no one has ever done.”

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Jackson doc gets 4-year sentence, tongue lashing

December 2, 2011

It was clear that Michael Jackson’s doctor was going to get the maximum four-year sentence for involuntary manslaughter before the judge even finished speaking. In a nearly half-hour tongue lashing, Dr. Conrad Murray was denounced as a greedy, remorseless physician who committed a “horrific violation of trust”…

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