Pop Culture

  • Deep-Fried Romantic

    Project Winter Beard is a Go

    It's that time of year when men from the Midwest bond over the primal, almost feral desire for facial hair.

  • Lions and Tigers and Zombies? Yes, please

    The ladies of Broadminded Comedy are at it again with a hilarious series of musical sketches that poke fun at pop culture, politics and, of course, zombies.


    Mad as hell

    And real-life superheroes aren't going to take it anymore. Backstage and TCD go inside the movement with author Tea Krulos.

  • Louis CK at the Riverside Theater

    a Preview

    The acerbic, sadsack comedian is riding high with a concert movie (shot in Milwaukee), a hit show on FX, and an unsafe Twitter account.

  • Humor, grit and good music

    “Snatch” turns 10

    Slick camera work, a driving soundtrack and a tough-as-nails cast: Guy Ritchie's film was the re-birth of cool for Generation X.

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World vs. the media landscape

    The film adaptation of Bryan Lee O'Malley's cult comic is funny, visual and crowd-pleasing. Somehow, it is also less than stellar at the box office.

  • Chicken Licken muses on the “11th Hole”

    BREAKING NEWS: Tiger's alleged mistress takes it off in Milwaukee while he plays Whistling Straits. A few words for the soon-to-be-infamous Miss 11th Hole.

  • Do this, don’t do that

    The summer of 2010 shall henceforth be known as the Summer of Boycotts. But it's sort of a good thing.

  • Cocktail, anyone?

    Season four of Mad Men premieres tonight -- headed to a viewing party? Of course you are. These classically-inspired cocktail recipes will ensure you're the hit of any party.

  • Milwaukee auditions for American Idol

    Thousands flocked to the Bradley Center this week in the hopes of earning a ticket to Hollywood. TCD was there to capture the audition day madness and sadness.

  • Idol fever

    Thousands will flock to the Bradley Center tomorrow to vie for their golden ticket to Hollywood. Break a leg, Milwaukee. Make us proud.

  • Pure Evel

    The Harley Davidson Museum pays tribute to legendary American folk hero Evel Knievel with a career-spanning retrospective opening this weekend.