The real winners and losers of the 2019 Emmys

Published Sept. 23, 2019

Who REALLY won? And who REALLY lost? And who REALLY wouldn't mind if Jenny McCarthy didn't interview people on the red carpet again? Here are the real winners and losers of last night's Emmys.


The real winners and losers of the 2018 Emmys

Published Sept. 18, 2018

If you were watching TV last night, you caught quite a show as MVP hopeful Christian Yelich hit for his second cycle in a single season and the Brewers won, 8-0, over the Cincinnati Reds. Oh, that's right; there was an awards show, too.


"The Pfister: History & Story" doc earns Emmy nomination

Published Oct. 15, 2014

Today, Marcus Hotels & Resorts and The Pfister Hotel announced that its short documentary, "The Pfister: History & Story," has received an Emmy nomination in the category of Outstanding Achievement for Documentary Programs - Historical.


66th Primetime Emmy Awards: the winners, losers and lack of surprises

Published Aug. 26, 2014

The running theme of last night's Primetime Emmys seemed to be: Hey, if you have already won an Emmy, we'll be giving you another one tonight. We promise. The lack of real surprises this year in the categories had me thinking: Who should've won instead? Who should've even been nominated? Well, for your entertainment and my own amusement, here are my picks.


Notes from the TV wasteland

Published Sept. 27, 2012

Being sick with a cough and cold kept me home, in front of the TV with a remote in hand. Here are the highlights.


Football is tops among others

Published Sept. 25, 2012

In sports, I like to think that those of us who back the "hometown" teams are pretty spoiled. We've had a surging baseball team, the Badgers, Panthers and Golden Eagles have been competitive, and there's the Green and Gold. Out of all of them, NFL football reigns supreme.


OnMedia: From off-camera to the Silver Circle

Published Sept. 30, 2010

Jack Abrams isn't used to being in the spotlight, but the veteran TV producer-director is being honored for a 30-year career at Milwaukee Public TV ... Fox's "Human Target" isn't returning Friday as planned ... Tony Shalhoub is in town for the screening of his new movie, "Feed the Fishes."