Archives for October 18, 2010

CBS launches new show “The Talk”

By chance, I caught part of the first episode of “The Talk” earlier this afternoon on CBS. The idea was developed by Sara Gilbert (aka “Darlene” from the TV series “Roseanne”) and includes a panel of celebrity moms as the co-hosts: Julie Chen, Sharon Osbourne, Holly Robinson Peete, Leah Remini, Marissa Jaret Winokur as well as Sara Gilbert. While the show is inevitably being compared to “The View,” the focus is different as described in the press release

The Reel Independent Film Festival and Extravaganza starts Oct 22 in DC

The Inaugural Reel Independent Film Festival & Extravaganza presented by Reel Independent Film Extravaganza will be one of the largest film festivals to ever take place in the Washington, DC area. The festival will be held on October 22 – 24, 2010 at THEARC Theater, 1901 Mississippi Ave, Washington, DC 20020.

Kanye West nude cover artwork banned

Oh Kanye. He’s always pushing some boundary…there’s controversy over cover art for his new album due out November 22, 2010 “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” see above has been banned