Yes, I know, it's been a while since I posted anything here. But I've been busy. I've been writing....dealing with some personal stuff...and getting ready for that all-important (and possibly historic) date with destiny at the Jacob Javits Center in NYC on Sunday, the 14th of this month....more

Lisa Marie Presley Breaks Her Silence about Michael Jackson to Oprah

Lisa Marie Presley's interview with Oprah last week gave the public a rare look into her relationship with Michael Jackson and how even she didn't fully understand it until after his untimely death, a year and a half ago.I gotta tell you, Lisa Marie Presley has always kind of turned me off.  I don't know if it's the monotone voice, the retro-sixties eye makeup or the lack of public charisma, but I've never found myself very interested in her life.  That is until she married Michael Jackson....more

You'll probably get a bit more about her life next year when she does interviews for her new ...more

Who's watching the kids?

So I write this as my two little ones are settled downstairs watching Blues Clues and playing – well when my oldest isn’t yanking her toys from her little sister’s hands! Let’s be honest, if they weren’t watching TV, I wouldn’t be up here in the loft getting some work done.   This from a mom who swore that her kids wouldn’t watch any TV or if they were it would be limited. Well, good news is it is limited (both in amount of and kind of)….bad news, they watch TV....more

Kick-Ass Moments From the "Mad Men" Season Finale (Spoilers)

Well, it wasn't the kick-ass, in-your-face finale of last year, but the season 4 finale of Mad Men still had some surprises -- and some kick-ass moments. ...more

I love the idea of Megan being an "Eve Harrington." And you're right, the writers had big plans ...more

Singing "Summertime" in NYC

Well, the votes are in...and the winner is...Summertime. When I head down to NYC next month  to audition for America's Got Talent, I'm going to forgo the bluster and croon Summertime, ala Ella Fitzgerald. Talking to a friend today, I came to the conclusion that AGT has reached it saturation point of female belters. Every season, there is at least one woman, almost always an African American around my age, who can belt out a song like nobody's business....more


Okay, well, I did it. Took the first step toward auditioning for NBC's America's Got Talent on Nov. 14 and 15. Specifically, I visited the official audition website and pre-registered before downloading the copious amount of paperwork that I will need to fill out and present at the doorway of Jacob Javits Hall on West 34th Street in NYC, where auditions for the show are being held....more

"The Good Wife" Ups Her Legal Game

The Good Wife is one of those shows that promises you one thing, delivers it, and then delivers a bonus too.  It's like going to a new burger joint for the fabulous burgers and then finding out the place also has the best shakes in town.  ...more

Did you see last night's show where Kalinda went all Rambo and a new candidate was introduced ...more

Suburban gangsta Nick Carter fights ‘Face of Meth’ Aaron Carter

Nick Carter throws a bitch fit after brother Aaron disturbed his rest by dancing and playing music loudly in an episode of the canceled Carter family reality series House of Carters. MTV’s Clutch blog did a round up of the 7 Totally Ridiculous Reality TV Cat Fights and listed the brotherly blowout among a haul of other hot mess moments in reality tv....more

The Morning Lineup

 My toddlers know the PBS line up by heart because in this family, we wake up when the babies wake up, and that can be any time from 7 a.m....more

"Dexter" Returns with Tragedy and Killer Ratings (Spoilers)

In Sunday's highly anticipated fifth season premiere of Dexter, which garnered big ratings for Showtime, we got to see the aftermath of the Trinity Killer's handiwork from last season's shocking finale. ...more