2013 ACADEMY AWARDS: AND THE WINNER GOES TO…

Steven Spielberg had a great day at the Academy Awards nominations, where his Civil War saga “Lincoln” led with 12 nominations. It was not so great for Kathryn Bigelow, Tom Hooper and Ben Affleck, whose films did well but surprised — dare we say shocked? — Hollywood by failing to score directing nominations for the… [Continue Reading]

TIGER WOODS SHOWS TOUGHNESS, TIED FOR THE US OPEN LEAD

Tiger Woods wore black on Friday. That was the appropriate color for this U.S. Open’s second round, which took on a funereal feel as Olympic Club continued to beat down, beat back and beat up the world’s finest golfers. It was no surprise that the tough conditions left Woods (70) tied for the lead at… [Continue Reading]