November 13, 2012 |
Janeane Garofalo has been secretly married for 20 years - only she and the groom weren't actually in on the secret until he decided he wanted to marry someone else. The comic admitted her secret past on Saturday at a New York Comedy Festival reunion for "The Ben Stiller Show," according to the New York Post. “We got married drunk in Vegas," she said of herself and Rob Cohen, who was a writer on "Stiller" when they dated for a year in the '90s and is now a producer on "The Big Bang Theory.
February 16, 2011 |
There is, no doubt, a women's studies dissertation to be written on the recent co-optation of intuition by male crime-fighters on television. Once dismissed as a woman's poor substitute for fact-based logic, intuition has become the latest super-power. House has it, as does "The Mentalist's" Patrick Jane. "Lie to Me's" Cal Lightman is a doctor of it, Richard Castle wields the novelist's version, and on "Criminal Minds," the FBI has assembled a whole team of Miss Marples who may throw around psychological tendencies and criminal profiles but spend most of their time looking at crime scenes and wondering, "what was he thinking?"
April 23, 2007 |
He's the crew-cut, workaholic ex-punk rocker of Black Flag fame who pumps iron, writes books, performs for troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, hosts his own Independent Film Channel talk show and deejays once a week for L.A. FM station Indie 103.1. She's a self-described slacker homebody obsessed with beadwork and practiced in the art of self-deprecation who five years ago caught flack for taking a hiatus from her acerbic comedy stylings to become an outspoken antiwar activist.
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August 26, 2003 |
Bella Luna restaurant in Huntington Beach was supposed to be in full swing by now, offering up thick steaks and generous portions of Italian food with a signature linguini and clam sauce. The food was to have been so good that diners wouldn't notice or care that one of the owners was a felon who had pleaded guilty to abuse of power when he was the town's mayor. This was to be Dave Garofalo's comeback act. But it hasn't worked out that way.
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April 8, 2003 |
Life in the shadows can be a cold place after a career in the limelight. Just ask Dave Garofalo. A year after pleading guilty to a felony and 15 misdemeanors for voting on matters benefiting companies that bought advertising from his publishing business, the former Huntington Beach mayor has logged more than 200 hours of community service and remains on probation.
February 3, 2002
The Huntington Beach City Council appointed a former mayor Saturday to fill the seat of Councilman Dave Garofalo, who resigned before pleading guilty last month to conflict-of-interest charges. Grace Winchell, 64, who served on the council from 1986 to 1994, was among 35 candidates who applied for the position. The council seat is up for election in November.