General Petraeus–Latest Name on the Ship of Fools’ Manifest

By: Mary Fran BontempoTo hear an audio version of this post, click the play arrow below. Gary Hart. John Edwards. Eliot Spitzer. Larry Craig. Mark Sanford. Christopher Lee, Mark Weiner. (I'm sorry, that one still makes me laugh.) Arnold Schwarzenegger. Bill Clinton.The list of men who think they can screw around (literally) and not get caught is never ending.And now we can add four-star General David Petraeus to the list of men who are [...]

2018-10-30T09:49:08-04:00November 14th, 2012|1 Comment

Franco and Hathaway Helm an Oscar Shipwreck

An Oscar Shipwreck with Captains Far too YoungBy: Mary Fran Bontempo(Warning--Today's column is a bit of a rant, just so you know!)To hear an audio podcast of this column, click the play arrow below.Am I happy that they were, in the words of some, a “disaster?” Well, no. That would be mean.But am I secretly relieved that they weren’t a rousing success? Kind of.Anne Hathaway and James Franco took over Oscar’s hosting duties [...]

2018-10-30T09:56:22-04:00March 8th, 2011|3 Comments