ENTERTAINMENT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ENTERTAINMENT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Meet the MacArthur ‘genius’ recipients http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58424299-66/macarthur-2014-genius-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58424299-66/macarthur-2014-genius-http.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Meet the MacArthur ‘genius’ recipients</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T09:44:03.127-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • The MacArthur Foundation has announced the 21 recipients of its annual MacArthur Awards — the so-called “genius grants.” Among this year’s recipients: Graphic memoirist and author Alison Bechdel, documentary filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer and pioneering LGBT attorney Mary Bonauto. [NPR] • Olympian Lolo Jones was the first celebrity eliminated on this season’s “Dancing With the Stars.” [Entertainment Weekly] • Tom Hiddleston (Loki from the “Thor” and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58424299@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:44:03 MDT U.K. TV series take root in Acorn streaming service http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58404238-79/acorn-media-entertainment-streaming.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58404238-79/acorn-media-entertainment-streaming.html.csp">U.K. TV series take root in Acorn streaming service</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T16:51:50.996-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s an offbeat mystery: Why did detective Hercule Poirot’s final U.S. small-screen bow come not on his familiar stage, PBS, but on a niche website devoted to streaming British whodunits and dramas? And why did Robert L. Johnson, the business mogul who founded Black Entertainment Television and sold it to Viacom for $3 billion, buy Acorn Media Group and gladden the hearts of Anglophiles everywhere? The answers lie in a company’s reinvention of itself when faced with industry changes that prese...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584042382014-09-15T16:51:50.996-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T16:51:50.996-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58404238@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:51:50 MDT Trump Taj Mahal casino notifies workers of potential closure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58406922-79/million-trump-taj-atlantic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58406922-79/million-trump-taj-atlantic.html.csp">Trump Taj Mahal casino notifies workers of potential closure</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T13:25:01.204-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 01:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • The owner of the Trump Taj Mahal casino has sent notices to more than 3,100 employees warning it could be shut down in November. Trump Entertainment Resorts told The Associated Press it filed the notices earlier this week, saying it could close Nov. 13. The company filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday and threatened to close the Taj Majal if it doesn’t get concessions from its unions. Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union says Trump Entertainment wants Taj Mahal workers to give up th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584069222014-09-12T13:25:01.204-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T13:25:01.204-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406922@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:25:01 MDT Trib Talk: The weekend ahead, a look back at Comic Con http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58403417-231/tribtalk-com-sltrib-talk.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58403417-231/tribtalk-com-sltrib-talk.html.csp">Trib Talk: The weekend ahead, a look back at Comic Con</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T12:41:03.055-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 12:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Time to plan your weekend, and TribTalk can help. On Friday at 12:15 p.m., Salt Lake Tribune movie critic Sean P. Means and “resident nerd” Sheena McFarland will talk about the weekend’s entertainment — including the end of the Utah State Fair and Red Butte Garden’s summer series, the start of JazzSLC’s season, and the worst movie ever filmed in Utah — and look back at last week’s Salt Lake Comic Con. Watch this online video chat at sltrib.com. You can also join the discussion by sending quest...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58403417@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:41:03 MDT Friday movie roundup: The worst movie ever made in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58406417-66/sltrib-entertainment-com-csp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58406417-66/sltrib-entertainment-com-csp.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: The worst movie ever made in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T10:20:02.517-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 10:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before we get to the decent movies this week, let us pause to consider “108 Stitches” — which The Cricket declared, while on his regular Thursday appearance on X96’s “Radio From Hell” show, to be the worst movie ever made in Utah. The Cricket does not make this pronouncement lightly — and he says it fully keeping in mind the movie that has long held that title, “Troll 2.” No, “108 Stitches,” a weakly executed and humorless campus raunch comedy, is that bad and worse. (Thankfully, it’s only openi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406417@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:20:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: A new anchor on ‘Weekend Update’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58406379-66/2014-broadway-com-entertainment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58406379-66/2014-broadway-com-entertainment.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: A new anchor on ‘Weekend Update’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T07:27:39.613-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 07:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Say hello to your new “Weekend Update” anchor, Michael Che. The comedian and “Daily Show” contributor will join Colin Jost in reading satirical news on “Saturday Night Live,” taking over the spot held by castmember Cecily Strong. [Entertainment Weekly] • Actor Shia LaBeouf has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct over an incident at a Broadway show in June, in a plea deal that avoids jail time and probation. [AP, via The Huffington Post] • “Mad Men...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406379@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:27:39 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Pistorius not guilty of murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58401692-66/bbc-com-guilty-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58401692-66/bbc-com-guilty-http.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Pistorius not guilty of murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T09:32:21.739-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius has been found not guilty of murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. He still faces the possibility of a guilty verdict for “culpable homicide” (the equivalent of manslaughter in South Africa). [BBC News] • Zack Snyder has leaked a photo of the new Batmobile. Go nuts, people. [The Hollywood Reporter] • Richard Kiel, the 7-foot-1 character actor best known for playing the James Bond villain J...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58401692@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:32:21 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: U2’s new album, for free http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58397305-66/2014-album-com-deadline.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58397305-66/2014-album-com-deadline.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: U2’s new album, for free</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T07:02:33.987-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 07:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • U2 has a new album, and if you’ve got an iTunes account, you can get it for free. [Vulture] • Sure, they joked about it, but there really is a “23 Jump Street” in the planning stages. [Deadline] • EA Sports is updating its Madden 15 game to remove former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, who was suspended by the NFL after video evidence of his domestic violence surfaced this week. [Entertainment Weekly]</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397305@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:02:33 MDT Friday movie roundup: Nothing to see here http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58377933-66/sltrib-movie-com-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58377933-66/sltrib-movie-com-http.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: Nothing to see here</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T15:02:02.391-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 03:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With so much happening this weekend in Salt Lake City — Salt Lake Comic Con, the Utah State Fair, the Salt Lake City Greek Festival — it’s just as well that there’s nothing new that’s really worth catching in a movie theater. The studios have abandoned the weekend (unless you count the 20th anniversary IMAX release of “Forrest Gump”), but a couple of smaller distributors have tried to fill the gap. One brings “The Identical,” a musical drama that’s almost bizarre enough to be watchable. It cente...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377933@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:02:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Tommy Chong dancing? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58373071-66/com-deadline-http-2014.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58373071-66/com-deadline-http-2014.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Tommy Chong dancing?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T09:19:11.268-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 09:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • The “stars” for season 19 of “Dancing With the Stars” have been announced — and they include comic Tommy Chong, designer Betsey Johnson, “Duck Dynasty” daughter Sadie Robertson, YouTube star Bethany Mota and actor Alfonso Ribiero (Carlton from “Fresh Prince of Bel Air”). [Entertainment Weekly] • Rosie Perez and conservative commentator Nicolle Wallace will be joining “The View.” [Deadline] • George Clooney has picked his next directing project: “Ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373071@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:19:11 MDT Friday movie roundup: Labor Day blues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58351515-66/sltrib-frank-http-movie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58351515-66/sltrib-frank-http-movie.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: Labor Day blues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T16:13:34.25-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 04:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This is how bad Labor Day weekend is for movies: The best movie opening today is 30 years old. That would be Ivan Reitman’s action comedy “Ghostbusters,” which is getting a one-week run to mark its 30th anniversary. Watching it recently, The Cricket found the first half-hour to be tedious — but once it gets rolling, and Bill Murray is allowed to show his goofball charm, it still delivers the laughs. The Tower Theatre has this weekend’s best new movie: “Frank,” an offbeat comedy-drama that follow...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351515@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:13:34 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: More about Miley’s homeless friend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58342464-66/http-miley-amazing-associated.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58342464-66/http-miley-amazing-associated.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: More about Miley’s homeless friend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T07:22:50.043-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • You knew this was coming: Jesse Helt, the homeless runaway who accepted Miley Cyrus’ MTV Video Music Award on Sunday, is wanted by Oregon police on a 2010 warrant for criminal mischief and other charges. [Associated Press] • The ‘90s sitcom “Full House” may get a revival, with some of the cast already on board. [The Hollywood Reporter] • The first three couples starring in the new season of “Survivor” has been announced: outspoken former MLB pitche...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58342464@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:22:50 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Everything old is Emmy again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58338496-66/emmy-com-entertainment-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58338496-66/emmy-com-entertainment-http.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Everything old is Emmy again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T07:04:48.945-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 07:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • If you were rooting for a new show to win an Emmy, you were sorely disappointed — because the big winners were repeat winners. [Scott D. Pierce, The Salt Lake Tribune] • One actual surprise during the Emmy telecast: A new teaser for “Gone Girl.” [Entertainment Weekly] • Prince will be releasing two albums on the same day next month. Plan your vacation days accordingly. [Vulture]</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338496@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:04:48 MDT Sony network hit by attack, exec’s flight diverted http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334391-79/sony-attack-network-diverted.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334391-79/sony-attack-network-diverted.html.csp">Sony network hit by attack, exec’s flight diverted</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T09:37:01.768-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 09:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tokyo • Sony says its PlayStation Network service for video games was unusable from Sunday until Monday afternoon after being flooded by an online attack. Sony Computer Entertainment spokesman Satoshi Nakajima said Monday the problems are fixed. Separately, he said an American Airlines flight carrying Sony Online Entertainment President John Smedley from Dallas to San Diego was diverted to Phoenix about the same time as the attack. An individual or group called Lizard Squad claimed through a Twi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583343912014-08-25T09:37:01.768-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T09:37:01.768-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334391@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:37:01 MDT Friday movie roundup: Is August over yet? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58325297-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58325297-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: Is August over yet?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T10:08:02.93-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s a bad weekend for Hollywood movies. The most-anticipated opening — at least for teen girls — is “If I Stay,” a sticky-sweet romantic drama based on Gayle Forman’s young-adult novel. Chloë Grace Moretz stars as Mia, a teen cello prodigy who’s stuck between life and death after her family is in a car crash. In limbo, she roams the hospital while the movie flashes back to memories of her parents (Mirielle Enos, Joshua Leonard) and her troubled romance with a rising rock star (Jamie Blackley). ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325297@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:08:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Is Taylor Swift’s new video racist? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58312639-66/http-taylor-2014-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58312639-66/http-taylor-2014-com.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Is Taylor Swift’s new video racist?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T08:01:12.7-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 08:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Taylor Swift announced her new album, “1989,” and released a video for the first single, “Shake It Off” — drawing criticism that the singer was misappropriating or mocking black culture. [Vulture, The Huffington Post, Consequence of Sound] • NBC announcer Don Pardo, who intoned “It’s ‘Saturday Night Live’!” for 38 of the show’s 39 seasons, has died at the age of 96. Pardo was also the announcer on the original “Jeopardy!,” with quizmaster Art Flemi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312639@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:01:12 MDT Atlantic City fears closed casinos may be eyesore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309015-79/casino-atlantic-casinos-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309015-79/casino-atlantic-casinos-former.html.csp">Atlantic City fears closed casinos may be eyesore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T09:46:01.811-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking for a way to avoid having dark, empty shells on its signature Boardwalk. Analysts and entrepreneurs tell The Associated Press that a glitzy corporate headquarters, condos or timeshares, entertainment-related rentals or even student housing could be among the new uses for them. Israel Posner, head of a gambling study institute at Ri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583090152014-08-18T09:46:01.811-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T09:46:01.811-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309015@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:46:01 MDT Weekend Express: Oktoberfest begins, butterflies in the park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58293137-223/park-admission-com-information.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58293137-223/park-admission-com-information.html.csp">Weekend Express: Oktoberfest begins, butterflies in the park</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T11:10:46.82-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Plan your weekend with picks from our entertainment reporters, critics and bloggers. For more event listings, visit www.sltrib.com/entertainment. Sports listings can be found here. Oktoberfest at Snowbird • Oktoberfest attracts more than 60,000 visitors with food and drink, live entertainment and yodelers. Information, www.snowbird.com/events/oktoberfest/. When: Noon-6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 12 Where: Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, Little Cottonwood Canyon Admission: Fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293137@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:10:46 MDT Trib Talk: Your best bets for weekend fun plus diversity on TV http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58300667-231/tribtalk-diversity-weekend-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58300667-231/tribtalk-diversity-weekend-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Your best bets for weekend fun plus diversity on TV</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T13:27:00.582-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 01:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Want to hear the skinny on your best entertainment options for the weekend? On Friday at 12:15 p.m., The Tribune’s entertainment writers will talk about the weekend’s highlights in movies, music, TV and more. Also on the bill: A discussion of diversity on TV, and a field report on the Utah Symphony’s concerts in the state’s national parks. Watch this online video chat at sltrib.com. You can also join the discussion by sending questions and comments to the hashtag #TribTalk on Twitter and Google+...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300667@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:27:00 MDT Friday movie roundup: August clearance sale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58300380-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58300380-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: August clearance sale</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T09:45:02.187-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a little something for everybody at the movies this weekend — as Hollywood’s August clearance sale continues. The weekend’s likely box-office champ is “The Expendables 3,” the new installment in the action franchise that gives old warhorses like Sylvester Stallone a chance at continuing their careers. Stallone returns as Barney Ross, the over-the-hill mercenary who decides to recruit a new team — including “Twilight” hunk Kellan Lutz and MMA women’s champion Ronda Rousey — to pursue Ross...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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