“Full Frontal with Samantha Bee,” the TBS show hosted by former “The Daily Show” correspondent Bee, took on a person we here in Maine are exceptionally familiar with: one Gov. Paul R. LePage. While most of us have heard the rants, gaffes and off the cuff remarks LePage has peppered the airwaves with over the […]
One of the most polarizing presidential races will accelerate tonight in an undoubtedly entertaining debate. Here are some things that Mainers should look for during the debate.
Bristol Mills resident Zachary Miller will be featured on the season finale of popular MTV documentary series Catfish after his likeness was used to trick people online, according to a Lincoln County News Report. Miller had his photos taken from his social media and used to create fake profiles. “When (the producers) were talking to […]
Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, stars of History Channel’s American Pickers, announced on Sept. 15 that they will be returning to Maine to explore collections of our residents.
Nick Offerman, actor and comedian known for playing Ron Swanson on Parks and Recreation, tweeted his kudos to three hotels. Among the hotels he called “exemplary,” was The Press Hotel in Portland. The Press Hotel is the highest rated hotel in Portland, according to Trip Advisor. Offerman performed in Portland on Aug. 30 with […]
This vintage Oakhurst TV commercial has us remembering what wholesome TV of the 1980’s was like.
We here in Maine tend to take for granted our intimate and often scientific knowledge of the lobster. We know how big they’ve gotta be before you can keep them. We know what a shedder is. We’re very defensive about how to make a proper lobster roll (what kind of monster adds chopped celery to […]
Mainers aren’t going along with the rest of the country.
In the 1980s, if you were in Bangor and you wanted to go out dancing, the Bounty was the place to be. Considering there weren’t many other options at that time, it was also the only place to be. The Bounty — the nautical-themed nightclub located at the former Holiday Inn on Main Street, both […]
Watson can win on “Jeopardy,” but can it keep up with Stephen King on the topic of storytelling?