Barbara Walters

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2013

    Drug Czar Says We're in a "Serious National Conversation About Marijuana"

    U.S. drug czar Gil Kerlikowske is in an unenviable position. The former Seattle police chief is criss-crossing the country advocating a different approach to drug law enforcement, while explaining why steps like the one his erstwhile home state took -- legalizing small amounts of marijuana -- are ab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Harborside Health Center Chief Asks Obama to Freeze Federal Crackdown on Pot Clubs

    Last week, President Barack Obama informed and entertained pot smokers across the nation with his sorta pro-marijuana comments, claiming (once again) that his administration has bigger problems to tackle than pot. In short, he fed marijuana advocates the same line from when he was elected in 2008 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    Obama Says Feds Will Back Off Marijuana; Do You Believe Him?

    Stop us if you've heard this one before: As the states press forward with reform on marijuana prohibition, the president of the United States -- which still outlaws marijuana and prosecutes providers -- says that marijuana enforcement is "not a priority."Yet cannabis users and providers are still lo ... More >>

  • Film

    February 1, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 26, 2011

    "The Chew" Debut Brings More Food to Daytime TV

    The Chew Crew: Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz, Mario Batali, Michael Symon and Carla Hall (l-r)​Only a few hours after the ladies of The View gabbed around the table, ABC debuted The Chew. The name rhymes and the concept is similar, although food-centric: everyone brings something different to the t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Dan Choi Proposes to Harry Reid: The Week in Gay

    Romance blooms in the desert -- betwen Dan Choi and Harry Reid. Uh-huh. ‚ÄčThe Netroots Nation annual conference took place last week in Las Vegas. What is the Netroots Nation annual conference? It is a gathering of progressive bloggers who seek to learn from each other about strategies to influence ... More >>

  • News

    August 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    World's Fastest Finger-Snapper Files $1 Million Lawsuit Against SFPD, DA, Sheriff Alleging Human Rights Violation

    Bobby Badfingers, the world's fastest finger-snapper, has sued various San Francisco law enforcement agencies in connection with what he alleges was his mistreatment during arrest and incarceration 13 months ago. According to a complaint filed in federal court by Badfingers under his civilian name, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2008

    Affordable Supermarket Treats?

    By Meredith Brody Once upon a time, in order both to enliven food shopping and expand and change my eating habits, I made a decision to buy one unfamiliar item every time I went to the supermarket. It wasn't hard to do this: "the average number of products carried by a typical supermarket has more ... More >>

  • Music

    April 23, 2008
  • Film

    June 13, 2007

    The Mystery of the Tween Demo

    Bringing smarty back, Nancy Drew returns for another generation of young consumers

  • Dining

    January 25, 2006

    Tofu for What Ails You

    Tasteful design and designed tastes rule at the vegan Medicine Eatstation

  • Film

    May 11, 2005

    What Ever Happened to Lady Jane?

    Fonda's humiliation is only one reason this Monster is such a dog

  • News

    January 19, 2000

    Blind Faith

    A new treatment for victims of severe emotional trauma involving rhythmic eye movements has therapists claiming almost miraculous results. Psychological researchers say the eyes just don't have it.

  • News

    September 15, 1999

    Inside Flynt

    Larry Flynt's outing of powerful Republican hypocrites has the GOP fearing political ruin before the Y2K elections. An inside look at what makes Flynt's investigative team tick.

  • Calendar

    March 17, 1999
  • Dining

    October 8, 1997
  • Calendar

    May 14, 1997
  • Music

    September 11, 1996
  • News

    April 24, 1996
  • News

    April 10, 1996

    Fish Story

    Red Herring Editor Tony Perkins is a self-described maverick, a stylish fast-talker with a knack for making friends and influencing people in the high-tech world. Not bad traits for a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, but are they what it takes to publish a "m

  • News

    April 26, 1995

    Beauty Knows No Pain

    Building a Better Body at the 28th Annual Session of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

  • Culture

    March 8, 1995

    Slight of hand

    June Bride" only hints at Sara Felder's juggling genius; "History of Homosexuality" plays like a series of frat-house skits Writer-performer Sara Felder's work centers on her ex

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