February 19, 2002 |
Unlike the nameless hero of his landmark novel, Ralph Ellison was no "Invisible Man." When his searing, surreal tale of a young black man's quest for identity in racist America was published in 1952, Ellison became a literary sensation. But like the hero's grandfather, whose raspy deathbed rant lingers throughout the novel, Ellison was a constant puzzle.
February 1, 2011
The Early Show (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Candace Cameron; Ricky Martin. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Matthew Perry; former Gov. Mitt Romney (R-Mass.); Brooke Burke. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Regis and Kelly Lisa Kudrow; Minka Kelly. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Former Gov. Mitt Romney (R-Mass.) with his wife, Ann. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors A 28-day road to health. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL The Talk Suzanne Somers. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS The Oprah Winfrey Show Vegan diet; where meat comes from; authors Michael Pollan and Kathy Freston.
October 17, 2011
A roundup of entertainment headlines for Monday: "Star Trek" and "Heroes" star Zachary Quinto comes out as a gay man. ( Los Angeles Times ) Racing wife Ashley Judd mourns the death of Indy 500 champion Dan Wheldon. ( USA Today ) "Real Steel" still packs a punch. The robot boxing movie beat out "Footloose" and "The Thing" at the box office. ( Los Angeles Times ) "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -- Part 2," "The Dark Knight Rises," Darth Vader and "Doctor Who" all take Scream Awards.
February 17, 2005 |
Harvard University President Lawrence H. Summers faced pressure from some faculty to resign Wednesday as a controversy over his comments about women evolved into a broader indictment of his leadership. One professor spoke of a brewing "rebellion" against Summers after a meeting of at least 250 undergraduate faculty Tuesday, at which speaker after speaker criticized the Ivy League university leader.
July 24, 2010
SATURDAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET SUNDAY Today Chelsea Clinton's wedding; Bill Clegg. (N) 6 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC State of the Union Race in America: Christopher Edley, UC Berkeley Law School; John McWhorter. President Obama and the business community: Mort Zuckerman; Steve Forbes. 6 and 9 a.m. CNN CBS News Sunday Morning Wayne Newton. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Fareed Zakaria GPS Afghanistan and Pakistan: U.S. special representative Richard C. Holbrooke.