Finally, yesterday was a big award tonight for Hollywood - "Les Miserables" and "Argo" took home top movie prizes at the 70th annual Golden Globes. And there are a few speeches that people are still talking about.
Here to catch us up and also look ahead with Oscar picks is Sheila Marikar. She is an entertainment reporter and producer with ABC News.com. Sheila, welcome back. Thanks for joining us once again.
Originally published on Mon January 14, 2013 4:36 pm
Since her appointment to the Supreme Court in 2009, Sonia Sotomayor has stood out. The nation's first Latina justice is also its most extroverted; not only does she ask far more questions during oral arguments than her predecessor, David Souter, but she also has refused to indulge the court's pose of Olympian detachment. William Rehnquist never threw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium, and I don't remember Antonin Scalia making an appearance on Sesame Street.
The Christian Moerlein Brewing Company and the Flying Pig Marathon are co-sponsoring a series of foot races this year. The three races will highlight Cincinnati's brewing heritage. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked Iris Simpson Bush, Executive Director of the Flying Pig Marathon, why the two organizations have joined forces on this project.
BusinessWise for the week of Jan 7 to 11 has Bruce Hunter on collaborative law,Tom Cooney & Crystal Faulkner marriage and taxes, Greg Hardman on his new brewery, Mary Hurlburt on paying off credit cards and Rob Hudson on his new book.
BusinessWise for the week of Dec 31 to Jan 4 has Megan Grove on the retail industry,Tom Cooney & Crystal Faulkner on choosing a CPA,Stuart Aiken on Dunnhumby,Dino Lucarelli on health issues and Angela Cook Frazier & Tim von Hoff on the MiCTA grant.
BusinessWise for the week of Dec 24 to 28 has Mindy Rosen on the economic impact of holidays in Cincinnati,Tom Cooney & Crystal Faulkner on charitable contributions,Roger Grein on his life,Mike Burroughs on low interest rates,Ken Rechtin on senior services and Bill Keating & Todd Forman on Magnified Giving.
BusinessWise for the week of Dec 17 to 21 has Mary Welsh Schlueter on financial literacy,Tom Cooney & Crystal Faulkner on tax planning,Todd Pfister about Frannet,Mike Brown on marketing social media and Ellen Cavanaugh & Angela Parker on their business EventSitting.
Add this to the list of proposals to overhaul the gun industry: Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., says he will introduce legislation this week to roll back legal immunity for gun manufacturers and dealers.
Schiff tells NPR there's no need for the 2005 law called the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act to remain on the books. That law gave gun makers, gun dealers and trade groups immunity from most negligence and product liability lawsuits. "Good gun companies don't need special protection from the law," Schiff says, "Bad companies don't deserve it."