Friday, December 15, 2017

TV and Media

5 holiday treats to try at Busch Gardens Christmas Town

5 holiday treats to try at Busch Gardens Christmas Town

The Tampa theme park boasts the title of roller coaster king in Florida, but it can also say it has one of the prettiest displays of Christmas lights in Tampa Bay.Busch Gardens runs its annual Christmas Town festivities select nights through Dec. 31,...
Published: 12/05/17
I watched Netflix's A Christmas Prince so you don't have to, unless you want to, which you probably do.

I watched Netflix's A Christmas Prince so you don't have to, unless you want to, which you probably do.

No one knows you better than your Netflix queue, so I had no choice but to acquiesce when it showed a 96 percent match for A Christmas Prince. This is a Netflix original to end all Netflix originals, created in the vein of every Lifetime and Hallmark...
Published: 12/05/17
Tampa, Largo breweries team up for Krispy Kreme doughnut beer

Tampa, Largo breweries team up for Krispy Kreme doughnut beer

What can unite two beermakers from opposite sides of Tampa Bay?Doughnuts, that's what.Tampa's Hidden Springs Ale Works and Largo's Arkane Aleworks are teaming up for a Russian imperial stout brewed with Krispy Kreme doughnuts. Be still our beating he...
Published: 12/05/17
People are mad at Salt Bae for posing as Fidel Castro in Miami

People are mad at Salt Bae for posing as Fidel Castro in Miami

Remember Salt Bae? A.k.a. Turkish chef Nusret Gökçe, he was viewed 10 million times on Instagram in a video called “Ottoman Steak.” He became a meme overnight for his salt-sprinkling flair (hand high, salt tumbling down forearm, fierce ga...
Published: 12/05/17
Netflix writes off Danny Masterson from 'The Ranch' after rape allegations

Netflix writes off Danny Masterson from 'The Ranch' after rape allegations

After news broke that House of Cards will be continuing on without Kevin Spacey’s character, Netflix later announced that it will also be writing Danny Masterson out of The Ranch in response to rape allegations made against the actor. Productio...
Published: 12/05/17

Tuesday’s sports on TV/radio

TODAYCollege basketballBoston University at Miami7 p.m.FSFVillanova vs. Gonzaga7 p.m.ESPN; 620-AMVirginia at West Virginia7 p.m.ESPNUTexas at VCU7 p.m.ESPN2Winthrop at Georgia7 p.m.SECVermont at Marquette7 p.m.FS1Michigan State at Rutgers7 p.m.Big Te...
Published: 12/04/17
Tampa ranks high among the 'most hipster cities in America'

Tampa ranks high among the 'most hipster cities in America'

Where should cool, young people want to move to? Tampa, among other cities, according to this list assembled through what the website Movehub tongue-in-cheekily called its "groundbreaking new study" on "hipster fashion, diet and vanity." The site l...
Published: 12/04/17
SNL takes on 'Floribama Shore' and Hurricane Irma

SNL takes on 'Floribama Shore' and Hurricane Irma

"Reality" show Floribama Shore recently premiered on MTV, putting Florida stereotypes and faux Southern charm front and center in an attempt to recreate its Jersey Shore days. Be sure to read our full review from Chelsea Tatham, who wrote: "The ne...
Published: 12/04/17
What to watch this week: ‘Knightfall’ on History, ‘Psych the Movie,’ ‘The Great Holiday Baking Show’

What to watch this week: ‘Knightfall’ on History, ‘Psych the Movie,’ ‘The Great Holiday Baking Show’

MondayElf, 6:40 p.m., Freeform: In this modern Christmas classic, Will Ferrell is a regular-sized human who was raised by Santa and his elves before heading back to his birthplace to find his biological father.The Great Christmas Light Fight, 8 p.m.,...
Published: 12/04/17

Monday’s sports on TV/radio

TODAYCollege basketballMichigan at Ohio State6:30 p.m.FS1Wisconsin at Penn State7 p.m.ESPN2Sam Houston State at Baylor8 p.m.Fox SunIowa at Indiana8 p.m.Big TenFlorida State at Florida9 p.m.ESPN2; 620-AM, 1010-AMNorthern Illinois at Iowa State9 p.m.ES...
Published: 12/03/17