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  • Anne Meara
    Anne Meara: An appreciation
    Anne Meara died Saturday at 85, leaving those who adored her in clubs and TV in the 1960s thinking back on the delightful comedy performances with her husband Jerry Stiller as Stiller & Meara—an act built on their somehow wonderfully...
  • Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara
    Comedy legend passes: Anne Meara passes away at 85
    When a comedy legend passes, the world mourns. Anne Meara was one of a kind in all aspects. The news of Meara's death has rocked the celebrity world. She was married to Jerry Stiller, and was the mother of Ben Stiller. According to a May 24...
  • Letterman's last top 10 list
    David Letterman: The last top 10 list
    May 20, 2015 marked the end of an era when David Letterman took the stage for the last time. Examiner sat down to watch the show but had no idea at the time that tissues were going to be a necessity. The show was so funny you laughed so hard you...
  • Surfer, Dude
    Movie review: Surfer, Dude
    Addington is living the dream; traveling the world doing nothing but surfing, catching a buzz, and chasing girls. A hero to surfers everywhere, things change when he returns to Malibu and finds his sponsorship has been sold to Zarno, whom he doesn...
  • Orange is the new black for Roastmaster General Jeff Ross's new special
    Orange is the new black for Roastmaster General Jeff Ross's new special
    It must be the Bieber-fever.The most fearless man in comedy is going somewhere where no comic before him as gone: to prison.Announced last night, America’s Roastmaster General himself,Jeff Ross, will see the world premiere of his new comedy...
  • Sense and Sensibility
    Closing weekend for DTC's brilliant, poignant Sense and Sensibility
    Elinor and Marianne Dashwood are sisters and like the rest of the characters in Sense and Sensibility, are subject to the expectations of society and cultural constraints imposed by a patriarchy. Adapted by Kate Hamill from Jane Austen's...
  • 'Dad bod' opens up a whole new world of possibilities for one comedian
    'Dad bod' opens up a whole new world of possibilities for one comedian
    Comedian Nick Lavallee isn't ashamed of his body. Well, he's not overly ashamed of it. Okay, he might, at times, be a little self-conscious about it.But not anymore.The latest body fad, lovingly dubbed "Dad bod", is gaining...
  • Bob Saget Will Host Some Cool Comedy
    Bob Saget Will Host Some Cool Comedy
    Bob Saget will once again host Cool Comedy – Hot Cuisine, the 34th gala to benefit the Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF) on Friday, June 5 th at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire. Saget, an SRF Board Member who lost his sister to...
  • Chicagoland slated for laughs via upcoming productions
    Chicagoland slated for laughs via upcoming productions
    In Lincolnshire, Jeff Award-winner Nick Bowling directs the Tony Award-winning musical comedy City of Angels from June 17 through August 2 at the Marriott Theatre on 10 Marriott Drive. To learn more, call 847-634-0200 or visit www.MarriottTheatre...
  • Louis CK on SNL
    Louis CK stirs up necessary controversy on 'SNL'
    This past Saturday, May 16, comedian Louis C.K. took to the stage on the season finale of Saturday Night Live’s 40th season. In his 10-minute monologue, the comedian tackled topics ranging from his “mild” racism to the...
  • Urinetown
    Theatre Arlington's Urinetown razor-sharp, rambunctious satire
    A spoof on The Threepenny Opera (and other musicals) that nonetheless succeeds on its own, Theatre Arlington's Urinetown is audacious, intelligent, fatally sharp and overflowing with marvelous nonsense, riffing on Bertolt Brechts penchant for...
  • CPO Sharkey: The Complete First Season, DVD Review
    'CPO Sharkey: The Complete First Season' DVD Review
    Chief Petty Officer Otto Sharkey is a naval veteran of 24 years of service. He finds himself having to train new recruits. Sharkey is an abrasive, abusive trainer who has no problem verbally attacking his recruits with racial slurs. Daniels (Jeff...
  • Louis CK monologue backlash
    Louis CK monologue backlash after comedian talks child molesters, racism
    Backlash over Louis CK's monologue is fierce today after the 47-year-old comedian used his Saturday Night Live stint to joke about something that just isn't funny. After admitting that he's a little bit racist,Louis CK's monologue...
  • Blu-ray review: Mortdecai
    Blu-ray review: Mortdecai
    Studio Synopsis: After a priceless painting is stolen, shady art dealer Charlie Mortdecai (Johnny Depp) is recruited by an old rival (Ewan McGregor) to get it back. Mortdecai questions his rival’s intentions, but takes the job for the money...
  • 'Pitch Perfect 2'
    'Pitch Perfect 2' review: Second verse slightly imperfect, but infectiously fun
    This anticipated sequel to the sleeper musical hit remains every bit as silly, endearing and undeniably fun as the original -- but some bumpy storytelling keeps "Pitch Perfect 2" (opening in theaters May 15) from true sequel perfection...
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