Janet Richards

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Katherine Heigl's Difficult Behavior Is 'Not Worth It,' According To Hollywood Insiders

Katherine Heigl's behavior on set has become notoriously difficult, and a scathing article by Kim Masters for The Hollywood Reporter rounded up a number of industry insiders who are getting fed up with the star once known fondly as Dr. Izzie Stevens.<p>Heigl's behavior has sparked some sour reactions …

8 Germiest Public Places

Prepare to be grossed out.<p>An average adult can touch as many as 30 objects within a minute, including germ-harboring, high-traffic surfaces such as …

Lifestyles of the Rich and Asian

Planes with bowling alleys, teams of maids, cash stuffed under the mattress—just a few of the seriously wealthy Asians whom author Kevin Kwan has …

Obama Commencement Address at Morehouse Turns Into Controversy

It was a rough week for Obama. IRS. Benghazi. The AP. Morehouse, too? Allison Samuels reports.<p>“It has been a tough week for President Obama but …

Advice for Obama: Forget Bulworth. Try Rambo.

Advice for Obama: Forget “Bulworth.” Try “Rambo.” By Michael Tomasky.<p>If ever there was a made-for-Twitter revelation, it was the little nugget in …

Alice Eve, the Beautiful New Trekkie, Talks ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’

The newest addition to the Starship Enterprise is the stunning British actress Alice Eve. Oxford-educated Eve opens up about her journey to Star Trek …

The Week’s Best Longreads for May 18, 2013

The Daily Beast picks the best journalism from around the web this week. By David Sessions.<p><b>Dirty MedicineKatherine Eban, Fortune</b>The epic inside story …

The Folly of Impeachment

So now it's Brit Hume who is joining the editors of <i>National Review</i> in warning against impeachment - at least for now.<p><i>National Review</i> warns against …

J.J. Abrams' Divisive 'Star Trek Into Darkness'

The director is mixing genres, botching continuity, and ignoring solid science.<p><i>Star</i> <i>Trek</i> is not <i>Star</i> <i>Wars</i>. <i>Star Trek</i> is an intellectual exploration of …

Japan’s Child Kidnapping Problem

Dozens of American children are abducted to Japan every year—not by strangers, but by parents after messy divorces. Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky and Jake …

Two Weeks With The BlackBerry Z10, From An Android Perspective

It's very easy to look at BlackBerry and see a technological Neandertal - the company that <i>almost</i> had it ("it" being smartphones), but then refused to …

Leaker: Android 4.2 coming to HTC One soon, "Senseless" edition this summer?

<i>A source known for providing insider information on HTC devices tweeted that the HTC One could get an update in “2-3 weeks”, while a “Senseless” edition might come in late summer.</i><p>One of the most popular devices of the moment, the HTC One, is behind the times (and the competition) when it comes to …

App Weekender: 30 brand new apps you should try this weekend

en_US<p>article<p>If you guys missed Google’s amazing developer conference this week, catch up here… they released some awesome apps (a few listed below). …

Google Hangouts “easter eggs” revealed, include ponies and dinosaurs

Google Hangouts has a lot of cool features, including over 800 emoji characters to use. Apparently there are also six hidden “easter eggs,” including …

‘Rumsfeld’s Rules’ Review: Good Rules, Shame He Didn’t Follow Them

Comedian Dean Obeidallah reviews the former secretary of defense’s new book of rules.<p>The Donald is back with a new book. Not Donald Trump, but the …