William Randolph Hearst

 WilliamRandolph Hearst was a looming figure in American history, even before OrsonWelles memorably transposed him into a half-fictional character. Even after hisdeath in 1951, the media empire he built carried on and shows no signs ofslowin.. more

Jun 19, 2013 2:12 PM I Hate Hollywood

<p> Thomas Ince is often remembered as the character in Peter Bogdanovich's film <em>The Cat's Meow</em>, murdered on William Randolph Hearst's yacht when the drunken, jealous media titan mistook him for the philandering Charlie Chaplin. The leg.. more

Feb 21, 2012 5:31 PM I Hate Hollywood

Two new books by a pairof articulate, intelligent critics do just that, informing and pro Blues & Chaos: The Music Writing ofRobert Palmer ,Books more

Dec 28, 2009 12:00 AM Books 1 Comments

In Brookfield, the Sharon Lynne Wilson Centerfor the Arts hosts its annual HiddenRiver Art Festival. Underneath huge white tents, the event features theoutstanding fine art of 80 Wisconsin artists.Inside these grand tents, individ,Art more

Sep 14, 2009 12:00 AM Visual Arts