Mar 22, 2012
Columbia College professor Dan Dinello marks his retirement with a retrospective of his independent films
by J.R. Jones
Film, Comedy, Columbia College, Dan Dinello, Shock Asylum, Chicago Short Comedy Video and Film Festival, Stephen Colbert, Paul Dinello, Dan Dinello RetireSpective: 33 Years in 45 Minutes, Wheels of Fury, Rock Lobster, Chicago Halloween, Pink Triangles Rising, Afrobeat, Fela Kuti, Comedy Central, Strangers With Candy, Amy Sedaris, Kenneth Anger, Scorpio Rising, Richard Nixon, Bryan Dinello, The Colbert Report, Barack Obama, How to Be Popular, Army Arrangement, Chicago filmmakers, Video
Jun 14, 2011
News & Features,
May 26, 2011
Plus: She feels betrayed when her husband is searching for a three way after her miscarriage, and this time a woman is the MF
by Dan Savage
Savage Love, Dan Savage, three-way, miscarriage, bi-sexual, cheating, boyfriend, gay, choicer, John Cummins, Tony Perkins, Rick Santorum, Stephen Colbert, British Columbia Human Rights Act
News & Features,
Feb 25, 2010
Rahm Emanuel's "retarded" outburst made good headlines, but the way some advocates portray the mentally disabled is far more offensive.
by David Wilcox
Feature, retarded, retard, Rahm Emanuel, Sarah Palin, Rush Limbaugh, Stephen Colbert, "fucking retarded", Association for Retarded Citizens, ARC, the Arc, Down Syndrome, Tank McNamara, Sarah Silverman, Andrea Fay Friedman, Family Guy, Trig Palin, John C. McGinley, Huffington Post, National Down Syndrome Society, N*ggers, K*kes, F*ggots, C*nts, W*ps, and the R-word, Care Bears, Tropic Thunder, Simple Jack, Robert Downey Jr., The Other Sister, Riding the Bus With My Sister, Life Goes On, Corky Thatcher, Chris Burke, Erma Bombeck, "The Special Mother", microcephalic, Video
Dec 17, 2009
A report on Second City's weekend of anniversary festivities.
by Albert Williams
Onstage, Performing Arts, Comedy, Arts, Second City, Paul Sills, Howard Alk, Barbara Harris, Alan Arkin, Jim Belushi, John Belushi, Paul Sand, Bernie Sahlins, Shelley Berman, David Steinberg, Jim Belushi, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell
Performing Arts Sidebar,
Dec 10, 2009
by Sam Adams
Performing Arts Sidebar, The Second City, SCTV, Harold Ramis, Sheldon Patinkin, Horatio Sanz, Jeff Garlin, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Mina Kolb, Alan Arkin, Paul Sands, Bernie Sahlins, Martin Short, The Second City Alumni: One Night Only, Second City, Second City E.T.C.
Dec 2, 2009
What's hot in local bookstores
by Jerome Ludwig
Lit & Lectures, Books, The Help, Kathryn Stockett, The Lacuna, Barbara Kingsolver, Gate at the Stairs, Lorrie Moore, Her Fearful Symmetry, Audrey Niffenegger, Wolf Hall, Hilary Mantel, SuperFreakonomics, Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner, Going Rogue, Sarah Palin, Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson, Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout, Precious, Sapphire, Elegance of the Hedgehog, Muriel Barbery, Open, Andre Agassi, The Case for God, Karen Armstrong, You Better Not Cry: Stories for Christmas, Augusten Burroughs, The Piano Teacher, Janice Y.K. Lee, The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game, Michael Lewis, Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously, Julie Powell, I Am America (And So Can You!), Stephen Colbert, Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth, Apostolos Doxiadis, The Wordy Shipmates, Sarah Vowell
News & Features,
Jul 2, 2009
"It helps—if you are going to write for somebody else, like I have for Conan, Jon, and Stephen—to understand the needs of a performer. Sometimes writers become very enamored with their own material—especially those who write for print."
Dec 10, 2008
"Fucking" = "shocking"?
Jun 30, 2008
Stephen Colbert '08 for Wrigley Field national anthem.
Dec 21, 2006
The final confrontation between the Decemberists and Stephen Colbert.