“I don’t remember what game it was, but he came in at half time. He got mad, he cussed us out, and kicked the door. And when you see his ass in about two weeks, you find out he had hip surgery, a bruised hip from kicking the door,” Haslem said … [Read more...] about Pat Riley injured his hip freaking out on Miami Heat at halftime of game, Udonis Haslem reveals
Not to mention confusing fares, packed planes, cramped cabins, smelly seatmates, testy flight attendants, disgusting seat-back trays, bumpy flights, late landings, dragged-out deplaning, missed connections, baggage delays, lost luggage, and aggravatingly long bus rides to your parked car. … [Read more...] about How Does Germantown Stack Up for Air Fares, On-Time Flights?
WB clearly hoped they had a new Nolan in Snyder, who directed both Man of Steel and BvS and has become the de facto creative face of the DCU. Alas, Snyder’s sensibilities haven’t made for as perfect a match, to say the least. The grim darkness of DC’s heroes and villains worked in Nolan’s moody nightmares, but not so much Snyder’s grandiose nerdbro operas. It’s a longstanding approach he vocalized himself in an illuminating 2008 interview with EW, in which he traced his love of comics to the cool-bombastic works of Frank Frazetta, Heavy Metal, and Watchmen. … [Read more...] about ‘Suicide Squad’ Postmortem: Why DC’s Movie Universe Hinges on ‘Wonder Woman’
April 13: Actor Edward Fox is 83. Actor Paul Sorvino is 81. Singer Lester Chambers of The Chambers Brothers is 80. Composer Bill Conti (“Rocky” film theme) is 78. Musician Jack Casady of Jefferson Airplane is 76. Actor Tony Dow (“Leave It To Beaver”) is 75. Musician Al Green is 74. Actor Ron Perlman is 70. Actor William Sadler (“Wonderfalls,” ″Roswell”) is 70. Singer Peabo Bryson is 69. Drummer Max Weinberg of the E Street Band (and “Late Night With Conan O’Brien”) is 69. Keyboardist Jimmy Destri (Blondie) is 66. Comedian Gary Kroeger (“Saturday Night Live”) is 63. Actress Saundra Santiago (“Miami Vice”) is 63. Guitarist Joey Mazzola (Sponge) is 59. Actress Page Hannah (TV’s “Fame”) is 56. Actress-comedian Caroline Rhea (“Sabrina the Teenage Witch,” ″The Biggest Loser”) is 56. Bassist Lisa Umbarger (The Toadies) is 55. Guitarist Marc Ford (Black Crowes) is … [Read more...] about Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 12-18