If history teaches us anything, it is that parody is the greatest form of imitation. Or it could be an oblique form of ridicule. One of the funniest films to poke fun at the cinematic history of the Alamo is “Viva Max!” The movie stars Peter Ustinov as the quixotic Mexican general who decides to retake the Alamo in modern-day Texas.
RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A 71-year-old man who volunteered with a kindergarten program in north Alabama is charged with inappropriately touching and exposing himself to children.
Authorities say James Lamar Horton of Red Bay faces multiple counts of sex-related crimes following an indictment by grand jurors in Franklin County.
Horton is free on $200,000 bond, and court records show he doesn't yet have an attorney to speak on his behalf.
Macy’s Parade, Mark Twain Prize and Marvel series top the week’s TV choices (videos)
Macy's Parade, Mark Twain Prize and Marvel series top the week's TV choices (videos)
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The week's viewing choices include a new Marvel series based on a comic book co-created by Brian K. Vaughan, who grew up in Rocky River and Westlake:
‘Hee Haw’ co-creator and producer Sam Lovullo dies at age 88
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sam Lovullo, who as producer and co-creator of "Hee Haw" brought country music and homestyle humor to millions of American homes, has died at age 88, his publicists said Thursday.
Lovullo died peacefully at his home in the Encino neighborhood of Los Angeles on Thursday, publicists the Brokaw Company said. No immediate cause of death was given, but Lovullo had been suffering from heart disease.