Topic: Public Broadcasting Service
Newly restored 'Beauty and the Beast' on the big screen, Farm Aid music festival at 25, 'Ondine' fairy tale out on DVD, and more top picks.
09/30/2010 11:07 am
Former President Bill Clinton has been all over the media, dispensing advice to President Obama ahead of what looks to be a dreadful election for Democrats. He is speaking from experience.
09/23/2010 02:52 pm
'Casino Jack' documentary about Jack Abramoff out on DVD, Martha Stewart now on Hallmark Channel, free pass to museums on Museum Day Sept. 25, and more recommendations.
09/22/2010 05:15 pm
Brian Wilson sings Gershwin, 'Prime Suspect' comes out on DVD, Stuart McLean's storytelling is like Canada's answer to Garrison Keillor, and more recommendations.
09/10/2010 05:33 pm
Top Picks: Esperanza Spalding's newest CD, Ken Burns's unseen films, 'City Island' out on DVD, and more recommendations
Esperanza Spalding's new album, 'Chamber Music Society,' three unseen Ken Burns documentaries on pbs.org, adult drama 'City Island' on DVD, and more.
08/28/2010 01:05 pm
Betty White won an Emmy Award for best guest actress in a comedy series for her turn as 'Saturday Night Live' host.
08/23/2010 03:14 pm
Pakistan flood aid is nowhere near the billions needed to deal with a calamity that's swept through Pakistan, wiped out crops in the agricultural heartland, and affected some 20 million people.
08/18/2010 04:11 pm
Yoko Ono said Chapman might be a danger to her, other family members and perhaps even himself. Yoko Ono said she was trying to be "practical" in asking that he remain behind bars.
08/06/2010 05:03 pm
Will the conviction of Khmer Rouge torture chief 'Duch' be the beginning of justice for 1970s war crimes? A documentary that premiers today in New York City argues it could be.
07/30/2010 04:19 pm
From Friday's GDP report: Imports are surging. Jobs growth is slowing. Regulators may need to lighten their grip. Until November's midterm elections, politics will color economic reports.
07/30/2010 01:42 pm
PBS documentary about service dogs on DVD, book about climate displacement, a donation that changes the world, and more top picks.
07/15/2010 07:52 pm
Emmy Award nominations released Thursday tapped Conan O'Brien's short-lived stint on NBC's Tonight Show, as well as a handful of shows from non-broadcast networks.
07/08/2010 05:18 pm
How an original copy of the Bill of Rights disappeared – and then resurfaced 138 years later.
07/06/2010 10:56 am
Paul McCartney joked that President Obama might punch him out after singing romantic lyrics to First Lady Michelle Obama.
06/05/2010 05:34 pm
We may be voracious readers, but is 'consume' the right word for what we do to 'media'?
06/03/2010 05:17 pm
The former Beatle performed at a private concert for Nancy Pelosi, Stevie Wonder, and Jerry Seinfeld. He will play for President Obama at the White House Wednesday.
06/02/2010 12:10 pm
Until Hamas accepts Israel’s right to exist and stops launching rocket attacks, Israel may have to continue the Gaza blockade.
06/01/2010 05:49 pm
Early Hollywood renditions of Robin Hood on DVD for first time, 'Life' TV series narrated by Oprah Winfrey on DVD, National Memorial Day Concert airs on PBS May 30, and more top picks.
05/28/2010 04:16 pm
Bobby's McFerrin's latest album 'VOCAbuLarieS,' TV hit 'Glee' on tour, 'Invictus' with Morgan Freeman out on DVD, and more top picks.
05/19/2010 07:00 pm
Top Picks: Carole King and James Taylor, 'Disgrace,' 'Obsessive Consumption,' and more recommendations
Carole King and James Taylor collaborate on new CD, postapartheid tale of 'Disgrace' now on DVD, an entertaining look at consumer culture in 'Obsessive Consumption,' and more top picks.
05/12/2010 03:52 pm
Betty White hosts Saturday Night Live, newly restored ‘Dr. Zhivago’ on DVD, Deepak Chopra on ‘Oneness,’ and more top picks.
05/07/2010 06:00 pm
Dave Rawlings latest CD 'A Friend of a Friend,' Simon & Garfunkel's spring tour reunion, 'Crazy Heart' on DVD, and more top picks.
04/26/2010 06:18 pm
Top Picks: 'Food, Inc.,' 'SpongeBob's Last Stand,' 'Burma VJ: Reporting From a Closed Country,' and other recommendations
'Food, Inc.' on PBS, 'SpongeBob's Last Stand' to save Bikini Bottom, 'Burma VJ' harrowing documentary on HBO, and more top picks.
04/21/2010 05:05 pm
White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel said Monday he would like to run for Chicago mayor if Richard M. Daley doesn't seek reelection. How would his Washington credentials and caustic style mesh with Chicago's political machine?
04/20/2010 07:29 pm
Jill Scott, Kiran Bedi, and other women who work to change cultural perceptions highlighted the White House Project event.
04/15/2010 06:42 pm