This Sunday, HBO premieres a new comedy series that's written and directed by Lena Dunham, who grabbed the media spotlight in 2010 with her film Tiny Furniture. She's 25 years old now, and stars in this new TV series as well.
I died on the Titanic — in the musical, that is. Titanic opened on Broadway in 1997 and won five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
My small California middle school performed the show in grand fashion. Goodness knows why it hadn't been done before at the school, but the curtains rose on our stage in February 2002.
Originally published on Fri April 13, 2012 9:03 am
Our early headlines:
-- Failed Missile Test May Make North Korea More Belligerent.
-- Syrian Activists Claim Regime Is Using Force To Break Up Demonstrations.
Originally published on Fri April 13, 2012 11:11 am
"When Chuck Norris has nightmares, Cory Booker turns on the light & sits with him until he falls back asleep."
That's just one of many funny tweets showing up this morning attached to the hashtag #corybookerstories.
Originally published on Fri April 13, 2012 8:08 am
The news that consumer prices rose a relatively modest 0.3 percent in March from February supports "the view the U.S. Federal Reserve has room to provide more support for the economy if needed," Reuters concludes. It adds that: