Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.
Chris celebrates Wawa’s 50th anniversary and discusses a man arrested for jogging naked on the Main Line. He talks to former Wawa CEO Howard Stoeckel and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
The comedy categories in this year’s prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy – do you agree?
Chris analyzes the delay of Obamacare’s employer mandate implementation, the failure of the Republican led Pennsylvania legislature to privatize liquor sales, and New Jersey Democrats attempt to override Governor Chris Christie’s gay marriage veto. He talks to Time’s Kelly Knauer, Philly Mag’s Tom McGrath and Don Adams from the Independence Hall Tea Party Association.
Chris talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about their series in Los Angeles against the Dodgers, Matt Brouillette from the Commonwealth Foundation about the Pennsylvania legislature’s failure to pass alcohol privatization, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup about the immigration bill currently being debated in Washington. He also discusses the NFL’s decision not to promote the Affordable Care Act and the raise in SEPTA fares.
What do moviegoers have to look forward to (or, perhaps, in some cases, dread) through the rest of May and into June, July, and August?
Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny may be unlikely action heroes, but they see plenty of action in ‘Rise of the Guardians.’
The movie’s title is ‘To Rome with Love.’ This review’s title is ‘To Woody with Respect, Gratitude, and Disappointment.’
The sequel, Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, made it two weekends in a row on top of the Hollywood food chain, earning an estimated $35 million in its second weekend of release for another first-place finish.
Narrative momentum is nonexistent in this suffocatingly generic film, offering a narrative that couldn’t be more flimsy.
So what do June, July, and August have in store for us as mainstream attractions compete for box office dollars? Plenty!
Chris reviews the fallout from Mitt Romney challenging Rick Perry to a $10,000 bet at Saturday Night’s debate, previews Jerry Sandusky’s Preliminary hearing, talks to the Commonwealth Foundation’s Matt Brouillette about a controverisal ad from the PA LCB and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach on the Supreme Court’s decision to hear the case of Arizona’s illegal immigration law.
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