Posts Tagged Entertainment

Finding your inner comedian tougher than it seems

This Feb. 9, 2014 photo shows, from left, Anne D’Innocenzio, with her classmates Erik Ramos and Oren Harnevo listening to directions before a standup comedy show at Caroline's Comedy Club in New York after taking a six-week class in standup comedy. The $395 course, held at a nearby acting studio, culminates with a graduation performance at the club for friends and family. (AP Photo/Lawrence Roberts)

NEW YORK (AP) — Since I was young, I’ve always made my friends and family laugh. That’s because I’ve always found myself in funny situations — and I have a knack for self-deprecating humor.

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Carl Pelini says AD’s agenda led to firing at FAU

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Carl Pelini said Friday during a radio interview that his firing at Florida Atlantic last year was unjustified and the result of a new athletic director who wanted to hire his own football coach.

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‘Miracle on Ice’ gold medal to be auctioned

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of the Olympic gold medals earned after the famed “Miracle on Ice” hockey game in 1980 will be auctioned beginning next week.

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‘The Boondocks’ back for final ‘offensive’ season

This image released by Adult Swim shows characters, from left, Riley Granddad and Huey in a scene from the "Breaking Granddad" episode of the animated series "The Boondocks," airing Monday, April 21 on Adult Swim.  (AP Photo/Adult Swim)

NEW YORK (AP) — The brash animated series “The Boondocks” returns to Adult Swim for its fourth and final season without Aaron McGruder, the man who spawned it, but with its brashness intact.

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In ’1971,’ an analog precursor to NSA, Snowden

This April 16, 2014 photo shows Laura Poitras, left, and Johanna Hamilton in New York to promote their documentary film "1971," premiering Friday at the Tribeca Film Festival. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — A trove of government documents reveals widespread domestic surveillance of Americans. Leaked revelations hit the front pages of newspapers. A powerful governmental agency is brought under scrutiny.

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