Jimmy Fallon talks ‘Tonight’ transition – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJimmy Fallon inherits The Tonight Show crown Feb. 17, as only the sixth host in its nearly 60-year history, with Will Smith and U2 as his first guests. But…

FIRST PERSON Can Thailand Avoid Another Coup? – National Geographic

National GeographicA bitter struggle for control of the government is compounded by uncertainty over the future of the monarchy. By Lewis M. Simons. An anti-government demonstrator waves the Thai flag.…

VIDEO: FIRST LOOK – Stephen Colbert’s HOBBIT Cameo Is Revealed! – Broadway World

Broadway WorldOn a recent appearance on “Late Show with David Letterman” funnyman Stephen Colbert revealed that he had a cameo role in the latest installation of Peter Jackson’s ‘Hobbit’ franchise,…

Sunday Basketball Brunch: Michigan State’s statement – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTHE FIRST WORD: What a difference a week makes. Last Saturday, an injury-plagued Michigan State team was fresh off its first loss of the season – a 79-65 shortfall…

Sunday Basketball Brunch: Is North Carolina a legit title contender? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTHE FIRST WORD: North Carolina added another top 10 victory to its head-scratching résumé on Saturday, outlasting a young turnover-prone Kentucky team 82-77 despite 19 missed foul shots to…

The Scarlett Johansson Photo Scandal, Anthony Weiner, and Fair Use

Just over ten days ago, a nude photo of Scarlett Johansson was posted on Twitter, and rapidly went out all over the place on Twitter. This blogger was informed of…

Comic Con San Diego 2011: Tips For Video Bloggers

As the San Diego Comic Con is fast approaching – the date is July 20th – July 25th 2011 – it seemed like a good time to get this advice…