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Celeb birthdays for July 29, 2012

Actor David Warner (“Titanic”) is 71. Keyboardist Neal Doughty of REO Speedwagon is 66. Singer-bassist Geddy Lee of Rush is 59. Documentary maker Ken Burns is 59. Singer Patti Scialfa with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band is 59. Actress Alexandra Paul (“Baywatch”) is 49. Country singer Martina McBride …

Celeb birthdays for July 16, 2012

Singer William Bell is 73. Actor-singer Ruben Blades is 64. Drummer Stewart Copeland of The Police is 60. Dancer Michael Flatley (“Lord of the Dance”) is 54. Actress Phoebe Cates is 49. Actor Daryl “Chill” Mitchell (“Ed”) is 47. Actor Will Ferrell is 45. Actress Rain Pryor (“Head of the …

Rush Limbaugh Ratings Drop In Several Big Markets

Rush Limbaugh’s ratings have dropped sharply in several major markets following the firestorm over his comments about Sandra Fluke, Politico reports. Limbaugh called Fluke a “slut” and a “prostitute” for her birth control advocacy, sparking condemnation from President Obama on down and causing many advertisers to flee his show. (One …

Please Stop Apologizing – NYTimes.com

THIS week, Robert De Niro made a joke about first ladies, and Newt Gingrich said it was “inexcusable and the president should apologize for him.” Of course, if something is “inexcusable,” an apology doesn’t make any difference, but then again, neither does Newt Gingrich. Mr. De Niro was speaking at …