Getting sitcom audiences laughing -- by hook or by crook
Jerry Lewis as 'The Nutty Professor.'They were known as "Jerrry's kids," those young victims of muscular dystrophy. They're somebody else's kids now. It appears that Lewis has been kicked out his his own telethon, the annual end-of-summer snooze-fest that happens the Sunday before Labor Day ... More >>
Glendale Harley-Davidson/BuellWhile you can't say that Bernie Madoff killed Love Ride 26, but the cancellation of the annual motorcycle ride benefiting the Muscular Dystrophy Association is part and parcel of a collapsing economy whose victims include once-secure charities. The L.A. Daily News re ... More >>
Filmdom's Controversial Duos
Comedian Jerry Lewis will receive this year's Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Oscars ceremony inside Hollywood's Kodak Theater. Outside, however, he may find himself the target of vilification by disability activists. For years Lewis' Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon, broadcast every ... More >>
Mo' money, more Hugh, less Jerry
The billionaire Clippers owner claims he's creating a major homeless center. He's not, but image is what counts.