SF Giants Win National League West; Congrats Brian Sabean

Congratulations to the San Francisco Giants, who on Sunday, were crowned MLB National League Western Division Champions for the sixth straight time, with an 89-64 record. The SF Giants got…

President Obama In SF October 8th For Reception

U.S. President Barack Obama’s visiting the San Francisco Bay Area October 8th for a reception and concert at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium at 5:30 PM. Here’s the link for…

Jean Quan: Oakland Mayor Is Transparently Absent-Minded

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is perhaps the most absent-minded Mayor of Oakland in our modern history. Thus, to accuse her of transparency smacks of nastiness, not the activity of a…

Emmy Awards 2012 Mad Men Shut Out Talk Of Twitter

Not only did Mad Men, the excellent Matthew Weir-produced drama about a 1960s New York Ad Agency, not win the Outstanding Drama Series Emmy, the series failed to win a…

Emmy Awards Good To Oakland’s Tom Hanks, John Landgraf Of Skyline High

If you were watching the 2012 Emmy Awards while in Oakland, California, and thinking “That’s an LA thing; there’s no connection to Oakland,” you’re totally wrong. The work of two…

Emmy Awards 2012: Full Winners List

The 2012 Emmy Awards is history, and the results are full of surprises, as well as many expected outcomes. Overall, Jimmy Kimmel was OK as host, but the bit about…

Michael J. Fox Presents Modern Family With Outstanding Comedy Emmy

To a much-deserved standing ovation, Michael J. Fox was given the honor of presenting the Emmy Award for the Outstanding Comedy Series. That went to Modern Family, which, with Homeland…

Louis CK Gets Two Emmy Awards!

Massive congrats to Louis CK for collecting his second Emmy Award for his live performance “Louis CK: Live At The Beacon Theater,” backed by FX Networks and John Langraf. This…

Emmy Awards: Claire Daines, Homeland, Outstanding Actress , Drama

Wow. Another shocker: Claire Daines wins Outstanding Actress In Drama Series for Homeland, beating out Elizabeth Moss of Mad Men, this blogger’s favorite. Homeland‘s making a statement in the 2012…

Emmy Awards: Damien Lewis, Homeland, Upsets Brain Cranston, Jon Hamm

Wow. Did not see Damien Lewis of Homeland coming. He just pissed off the Emmys by winning over Brian Cranston of Breaking Bad and Jon Hamm of Mad Men. That…

Emmy Awards: Tim Van Patten, Boardwalk Empire, Directing In A Drama Series

Tim Van Patten got the Outstanding Directing In A Drama Series Emmy Award for Boardwalk Empire – and failed to show up! That is not cool, and it seems that…

Emmy Awards: Homeland: Outstanding Writing, Drama

The writing team of Homeland – Alex Gansa, Executive Producer Howard Gordon, Executive Producer Michael Cuesta, Executive Producer, Gideon Raff, Executive Producer, Avi Nir, Executive Producer – just got the…

Emmy Awards: Tom Bergeron Gets Best Reality TV Show Host For DWTS

Congrats to Tom Bergeron, the host of Dancing With The Stars, who earned the Best Reality TV Show Host For Dancing With The Stars. Tom’s awardis well-deserved, as he’s a…

Emmy Awards: Steven Levitan Best Director: Modern Family

Steven Levitan nails the third Emmy Award for Modern Family tonight, and for Best Director. You know, from here out, I’m just going to give blog summaries, like ever six…

John Cryer #Emmy2012 Jim Parsons Top Twitter Trends

On Twitter the Emmy Awards are beating out NBC’s Sunday Night Football, with the top three Twitter Trends being John Cryer, #Emmy2012, Jim Parsons

Emmy Awards: Outstanding Actor Comedy: John Cryer: Two-And-A-Half-Men

John Cryer just said “this is crazy” for a well-deserved Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Actor in Two-And-A-Half Men. He thanked producer Chuck Lorre, and should have thanked Charlie Sheen,…

Emmy Awards: Julie Bowen: Outstanding Sup Actress Comedy: Modern Family

Once again, it’s Modern Family, and Julie Bowen winning for the second straight year.

Emmy Awards – Louis CK Wins Outstanding Writing For Comedy Series

The Outstanding Writing For Comedy Series Emmy Award goes to Louis CK for “Pregnant,” who thanked John Langraf, President Of FX, and member of Skyline High Class of 1980, with…

Emmy Awards: Outstanding Sup Actor Comedy: Eric Stonestreet Modern Family

Eric Stonestreet of Modern Family won the first Emmy Award of the evening for Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy. Modern Family’s one of the series with the most nominations,…