Rock fans have long complained about who has been overlooked for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They're coming out in force to push Rush for induction. This year, the Rock Hall is letting fans vote on who should be inducted, and those votes will be considered in deciding the inductees. Rush leads the fan poll with 24.3 percent of the vote. Deep Purple is second with 17.1 percent, and Heart is third with 12.4 percent. You can make your choices at www.RockHall.com. Voting ends Monday. (Associated Press report)
More Trouble for Lohan: Lindsay Lohan was arrested for third degree assault around 4 a.m. this morning. Apparently, she was at a club. Got into an argument with a woman and allegedly slapped her in the face. (AP report in Time) This girl has moved from train wreck to just plain pitiful. I just don't see a good end to this story of someone who once had tremendous talent.
Awards Season News: It's going to be stiff competition at the Producer Guild Awards for TV dramas. The nominations are out and Homeland goes up against Downton Abbey, Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and Mad Men.
Speaking of Downton Abbey...: Listen up Downton Abbey fans. Julian Fellowes, the man behind the hit BBC/PBS show is working on a show about the Gilded Age set in NYC, reports Hitfix. That means fabulous costumes and delicious drama.
"Pacific Rim" Footage: I'm very excited for Guillermo Del Toro's "Pacific Rim." And just in time for the holiday season, he's given us a gift by releasing some footage from the film. Too bad we have to wait until July to see it!
Dolly on Colbert: Lots of people are talking about Dolly Parton's appearance on The Colbert Report. Why? She and Stephen Colbert performed a very sweet duet for which he played the guitar. Dolly is always a treasure to watch and I love that they included the outtakes.
See Star Trek, Nutcracker on the Big Screen: Star Trek fans, Fathom Events has a special treat for you. You can see two of the most popular Star Trek, TNG Season 2 episodes on the big screen on November 29. You'll also get a peek of never seen before footage. Click here for details. And if you prefer the ballet, You can check out the Mariinsky Theater perform Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker in 3D on December 3. Click here for details on that.
Cute Animal Video: Just in time for the holiday season I share and oldie but goodie. A dog has his tail between his leg after a little incident with O Tannenbaum. See for yourself.
Vampires Aren't Cute: What have I been saying? Vampires aren't cute, they don't glow in the daylight & should be staked! And some Serbians agree with me. Some residents of Zorazje, a tiny village, believe Sava Savanovic was raised from the dead, is on the loose and looking for a new home, according to ABC News. Vampires aren't sweet. So take that team Edward.