Akron's own John Lithgow will be back in town on Feb. 7 to deliver a University of Akron Myers Lecture in EJ Thomas Hall. Awaiting more details.
"Bristol Palin: Life's Tripp," the new reality series, will premiere June 19 on Lifetime. From the official announcement:
Viewers will get the chance to experience the life of one of America’s most famous young mothers, Bristol Palin, in the all new docuseries, Bristol Palin: Life’s a Tripp, premiering Tuesday, June 19, at 10pm ET/PT with back-to-back episodes. Two new episodes will subsequently air every Tuesday, showcasing Bristol’s journey growing into womanhood with her young son, Tripp.
With never-before-granted access to Bristol’s real-life experiences, the show follows her everyday life as a single mother living under intense media scrutiny that comes from her lineage as the daughter of former Alaska Governor and Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin. The series follows Bristol’s move from Wasilla to Los Angeles with Tripp and her sister Willow, and back to Alaska as she deals with parenting and disciplining her toddler without Tripp’s father. Giving viewers a unique look at the difficult decisions she has to make for her relationships, career and family, Bristol Palin: Life’s a Tripp will capture how these true-to-life challenges test her resolve as she single-handedly writes the next chapter in her and Tripp’s life.
Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is talking about life before and after rehab with MTV. The full interview is here. An excerpt where he talks about how bad things had gotten is below.