Open Mic

Chasen Murder May Be Solved, But Questions–And Fears–Remain

It has only been a few days since the stunning announcement that the Beverly Hills Police Department had in essence solved the murder of Ronni Chasen, a case that has riveted Southern California and particularly the entertainment industry. Since she…

December 10, 2010

Season Finale of ‘Boardwalk Empire’: Now THAT’S a Cliffhanger

In HBO’s just-concluded first season of “Boardwalk Empire,” the characters and the milieu are haunting, an intermingled stew of real and fictional political and criminal personages–and innocents caught in their web–from a bygone era that still resonate today. If you…

December 6, 2010