March 30, 2012
CBS This Morning The Academy of Country Music Awards; NCCA Final Four: Wynton Marsalis. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Keri Glassman; Stanley Tucci. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Cirque Du Soleil performs; chefs Gail Simmons and Tim Love. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Kelly Tyra Banks; Mark Consuelos. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Ricky Gervais. 10 a.m. KABC The Talk "American Country Music Awards" host Reba McEntire. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS The Doctors Simple secrets to shrinking one's waistline; lose up to 10 pounds without dieting or exercise.
November 29, 2009 |
American Original The Life and Constitution of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Joan Biskupic Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 436 pp., $28 To begin, a few snapshots from the life of Justice Antonin Scalia: As a young boy, he failed the entrance exam to a prestigious high school. Six decades later, he's still kicking himself over a question he got wrong. He was passed over by Princeton. He was passed over again by President Ronald Reagan for solicitor general, and yet again by President George W. Bush for chief justice.
October 23, 2005 |
EVER since Justice Sandra Day O'Connor announced her intention to retire from the U.S. Supreme Court, Democrats have hailed the former Republican legislator from Arizona as a paragon of pragmatism and moderation. Now that President Bush's controversial choice to replace O'Connor is prepping for a November confirmation fight, senators from both parties are wondering openly whether Harriet E. Miers would be a lawyerly pragmatist in the O'Connor mold or a conservative ideologue in disguise.