<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Entertainment Today]]> <![CDATA['Django Unchained': Tarantino's use of N-word debated]]> Quentin Tarantino's latest film, Django Unchained, pretty directly deals with race in America.]]> <![CDATA[Kathryn Bigelow’s Osama bin Laden Movie Sparks Protests in India]]> Oscar winner Kathryn Bigelow and her project centering on the hunt for Osama bin Laden that is shooting in India are facing a flurry of local protests from Hindu radicals.]]> <![CDATA[Jay-Z, Rihanna, Elton John to Perform at London Olympic Arts Festival]]> Musical stars, including Jay-Z, Rihanna, David Guetta and Elton John, films from the likes of Alfred Hitchcock and Mike Leigh and art from Yoko Ono and others will all be part of the London 2012 Festival, a cultural celebration across Britain tied to the Summer Olympics that kicks off on Thursday.]]> <![CDATA[HBO greenlights comedy series 'Veep' starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus]]> The Oval Office will soon be occupied by a "Seinfeld" alumna — not that there's anything wrong with that!]]> <![CDATA[Katy Perry, John Mayer break up]]> Singers Katy Perry and John Mayer have apparently ended their relationship, a source has told PEOPLE Magazine.]]> <![CDATA[Gil Scott-Heron was America's soul poet]]> Public Enemy's Chuck D once said hip-hop was black America's CNN. If so, Gil Scott-Heron was the network's first great anchorman, presaging hip-hop and infusing soul and jazz with poetry, humor and pointed political commentary.]]> <![CDATA[Tarentino sues Gawker over leaked script]]> The BBC is reporting that Quentin Tarentino is sueing Gawker Media for posting a link to access the leaked script for his screenplay, The Hateful Eight.]]> <![CDATA[Taxidermist explains how he preserved Lady Gaga's meat dress for the Rock Hall of Fame]]> Fortunately, requests to preserve clothing made out of raw meat are rare, Sergio Vigilato admits. But when the Burbank taxidermist got the call to turn Lady Gaga's infamous Argentinean beef gown into a museum display, he bit at the opportunity.]]> <![CDATA[Chuck D on Public Enemy's Two New Albums: 'They Will Talk to Each Other']]> This is shaping up to be an extremely fruitful year for Public Enemy: the veteran hip-hop group will release two albums, Most of My Heroes Still Don't Appear on No Stamp in June and The Evil Empire of Everything in September.]]> <![CDATA[Top 10 films of 2012 from legendary critic Roger Ebert]]> Longtime film critic Roger Ebert wrote a record 300 film reviews this year. And he calls 2012 "one of the best recent years in cinema," pretty high praise for such a well-established critic.]]> <![CDATA[Soul music star Sly Stone homeless, living in camper in L.A.]]> <![CDATA[Marvel Unveils Iron Man 3, Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain America 2, Thor 2 and Ant-Man]]> Saturday at Comic-Con Robert Downey Jr. and Co. charmed the crowd with glimpses of Iron Man 3, but Marvel Studios had bigger aces up its sleeve, firming up their upcoming slate with announcements and sneak peeks at sequels Captain America: Winter Soldier and Thor: The Dark World as well as Guardians of the Galaxy and Ant-Man. In other news, looks like Ant-Man's actually being made! Probably. Oh, and Ben Kingsley is The Mandarin. Your Marvel news blast after the jump.]]> <![CDATA[Forest Whitaker gets to play good guy on 'Criminal Minds' spinoff]]> <![CDATA[Several underdogs nose way onto nominee list]]> <![CDATA[Almost two years after his death, Bernie Mac is still missed]]> In his bathroom, Bernie Mac lit a firecracker, spread ketchup on himself and pretended that he had been shot — much to the horror of his wife. In a friend's bathroom, he placed fake dung on the ground, leading Super Bowl partygoers to believe someone had missed their porcelain mark.]]> <![CDATA[The Eagles to play Pepsi Center May 20]]> <![CDATA[Ashton Kutcher to be one of CBS' 'Two and a Half Men']]> <![CDATA[Four or more for Music Director]]> Rumors have been swirling around Chautauqua all summer. When the Colorado Music Festival announced its summer season, it was stated that three of the guest conductors were candidates to replace ]]> <![CDATA[Comedy Central announces its first annual Comedy Awards]]> <![CDATA[Kurt Vonnegut the teacher: An assignment from his writing class]]> Kurt Vonnegut, the counterculture author whose works include Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, Breakfast of Champions and Mother Night, was for several years an instructor at the well-respected Iowa Writers' Workshop.]]>