Buster Keaton

Although he was born intovaudeville and debuted on stage at age three, Buster Keaton seemed acutelyaware of being a face on a screen; his cool manner would have been lost onstage but held the center of gravity when in front .. more

Feb 1, 2017 4:23 PM I Hate Hollywood

“It’s not easy being green,” Kermit the frog once lamented, but many Kermit’s cousins don’t face those difficulties since frogs come in a wide variety of colors beyond just green, including vivid blues, deep reds and all shad more

Jan 2, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Of the early masters of silent comedy, Buster Keaton is the easiest to relate to nowadays. Where Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp seems an artifact of along ago, Keaton’s put-upon everymen are still capable of evoking recognition in us: we could b.. more

Nov 24, 2010 4:03 PM I Hate Hollywood

The Chemistry of Common Life, Fucked Up’s 2008 album, starts deceptively with a flute solo on “Son the Father.” A minute later, after a guitar build, lead singer Damian Abraham begins screaming his lungs out about the birth of civ,Today more

Apr 7, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee