<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Entertainment Today]]> <![CDATA[Former Fleetwood Mac Member Bob Welch Dead at 65]]> Former Fleetwood Mac member Bob Welch has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the age of 65, the Associated Press reports. Welch was found dead by his wife in their Nashville home today just after noon. According to Nashville police spokesman Don Aaron, the musician had been dealing with health issues recently and left a suicide note.]]> <![CDATA['The Sopranos,' 'Seinfeld' ranked best-written shows in history]]> The current state of television, both drama and comedy series, has inspired some to call this a period of renaissance for television writing. The Walking Dead, Mad Men, Game of Thrones and others earn accolades for the quality of their writing.]]> <![CDATA[Rush Limbaugh: Batman Villain Was Named “Bane” To Hurt Mitt Romney]]> The Clear Channel radio personality said in today’s broadcast that the makers of Warner Bros‘ The Dark Knight Rises are surreptitiously trying to brainwash audiences by naming the film’s villain “Bane.” You know, like Mitt Romney’s former employer: Bain Capital.]]> <![CDATA[Charlie Sheen gets his own Comedy Central roast]]> <![CDATA[Review: Lovable cops and terrifying cartels in 'End of Watch']]> Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena are a new breed of L.A. cops in End of Watch, writes Alison Willmore for MovieLine, and they're facing a new breed of enemy.]]> <![CDATA[Foals and Cage the Elephant, uncaged]]> I'll be honest: I didn't expect much going in to see Cage the Elephant at the Ogden Theater on May 18. I was there for the opener, Foals. ]]> <![CDATA[Eddie Murphy out as host of the Oscars]]> Less than 24 hours after Brett Ratner resigned as producer of the 2012 Oscars after making an anti-gay slur, his handpicked host Eddie Murphy has quit.]]> <![CDATA[Lingerie Football League: We fired some current NFL refs]]> The Lingerie Football League — which you might say is a few tiers below the NFL, talent- and respect-wise — has announced that it fired several refs who are currently working in the NFL.]]> <![CDATA[Michael Jackson's doctor prepared to surrender, his attorney says]]> <![CDATA[Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Adds Six Backing Groups to the Class of 2012]]> The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will make up for past oversights at this year's induction ceremony by admitting the backing groups of six first-generation rock stars. The honored groups include the Blue Caps (Gene Vincent), The Comets (Bill Haley), the Crickets (Buddy Holly), the Famous Flames (James Brown), the Midnighters (Hank Ballard) and the Miracles (Smokey Robinson).]]> <![CDATA[New video from PSY: How the K-pop star is following up on 'Gangnam Style']]> <![CDATA[CBS News Legend Mike Wallace Dead at 93]]> Mike Wallace, a district attorney-style interviewer who made his subjects squirm for almost four decades on the CBS News institution 60 Minutes, has died. He was 93.]]> <![CDATA[Jaime Escalante, teacher who was subject of 'Stand and Deliver,' dies at 79]]> Jaime Escalante, the charismatic former East Los Angeles high school teacher who taught the nation that inner-city students could master subjects as demanding as calculus, died Tuesday. He was 79. The subject of the 1988 box-office hit "Stand and Deliver," Escalante died at his son's home in Roseville, in northern California, said actor Edward James Olmos, who portrayed the teacher in the film. Escalante had bladder cancer.]]> <![CDATA[As 'Office' finale nears, will Steve Carell's Michael Scott return?]]> NBC's popular comedy The Office is drawing to a close as its ninth season ends, and speculation is ramping up that beloved former character Michael Scott will return.]]> <![CDATA[Lil Wayne 'didn't want to disappear' while behind bars, debuts new album]]> <![CDATA[Why 'Won't Back Down' should go back to school]]> The 34th richest person in the country, a conservative Christian and oil man, went and made a movie. Spoiler alert: It pushes conservative values and themes at the expense of depicting anything realistic.]]> <![CDATA[CBS Picks Up Martin Lawrence Comedy Pilot]]> CBS has given a late-season pilot order to a comedy project starring Martin Lawrence.]]> <![CDATA[M. Night Shyamalan coming to SyFy]]> Syfy has finalized a deal with filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense) and television producer Marti Noxon (Buffy The Vampire Slayer) to produce the scripted pilot project Proof, the network announced today.]]> <![CDATA[Is the popularity of 'Flappy Bird' a sign of the cultural apocalypse?]]> Are the horrible-yet-addictive mechanics of the mobile game Flappy Bird really symptomatic of a culture addicted to the lowest common denominator?]]> <![CDATA[The Beach Boys Set For Highest Charting Album in 37 Years]]> The Beach Boys are aiming for their highest charting album on the Billboard 200 in 37 years as "That's Why God Made the Radio" could debut in the top three next week. ]]>