The 2011 Oscars: Boring, flat and uncomfortable

It took all of my energy to sit through the entire broadcast of The 83rd Academy Awards, but I did. I kept hoping it would pick up the pace with the next award, but it let me down most of the time. The show was slow, the musical numbers unnecessarily solemn, and though the hosts, James […]

The 83rd Academy Awards – My personal viewing guide.

Here is a non-comprehensive list of television broadcasts offering Oscar pre-shows leading up to the ceremony on ABC at 5pm PT and 8pm ET today. E! News starts their Red Carpet coverage at 11am PT – 2 pm ET straight through to the ceremony. Ryan Seacrest and Giulana Rancic take over at 3pm PT. TV Guide (TVGN) […]

Rolling Stone, Let Justin Bieber Be

What's up with the Rolling Stone journalist asking Justin Bieber about abortion, American politics and religion in an interview for the magazine? I’m not quite sure who’s the worst offender here, a professional adult or a professional kid. I’m going with the former. It befuddles me to think Rolling Stone is targeting the teenage set to […]

San Diego Zoo Celebrates Koalapalooza!

Looking for some family fun over the President's Day holiday weekend? Then head to the world famous San Diego Zoo and check out Koalapalooza!

Have a Smashing Valentine's Day!

For those looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day on a dime, Smashburger has partnered with an activity nearby each of Smashburger’s three San Diego locations for a guaranteed good time