TV | Feb 04, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you would like to remain in the dark about the juicy details of Downton Abbey Season Three, Episode Five, read no further! By Lizzy Acker
Pop Culture | Jan 28, 2013
Making the best of a bad situation, two friends help each other post break-up with a list of daily assignments designed to distract and heal. By Kristin Farr
TV | Jan 28, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you would like to remain in the dark about the details of Downton Abbey Season Three, Episode Four, please avoid this post. By Lizzy Acker
Event | Jan 24, 2013
Every third Wednesday, one of the coolest spots in town, the Rickshaw Stop, is taken over by possibly the nerdiest monthly event, Nerd Nite, an evening filled with crossword puzzles, grilled cheese, and talks on things like dark energy and secret words. By Emily Eifler
TV | Jan 21, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you would like to remain blissfully ignorant of Downton Abbey Season Three, Episode Three intrigue, then please read no further! By Lizzy Acker
TV | Jan 14, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you wish to remain blissfully ignorant of Season Three, Episode Two goings on at everyone's favorite Abbey, please read no further. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Jan 07, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: This is a recap of last night's episode of Downton Abbey, Season Three, Episode One. If you wish to remain blissfully ignorant of Downton goings on, do not proceed any further. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Dec 29, 2012
The show that everyone loves to love returns January 6 on KQED. Meanwhile, listen to this interview with Lesley Nicol, the actress who plays the cook, Mrs. Patmore, and catch up on Season Two with the Downton Abbey marathon on December 31. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Dec 22, 2012
All in all, it was a great year for authentic human beings on the small screen. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Dec 15, 2012
Moving on from its "Broadcast Yourself" roots into a more complicated universe of premium channels and web-only original series, YouTube is reinventing TV for the Internet age. By Emily Eifler
When Cate Blanchett was interviewed about her role in Cinderella last week, the interview came to an abrupt end with some inappropriate language. Oh, my! What would Prince Charming think?
Turns out, the history of Kraft's dull-orange cheese spread says a lot about the processed food industry — and where it might be headed as Kraft and Heinz merge.
In the new TV Land show, Sutton Foster plays Liza, a 40-year-old who needs to get back into the job market. So she moves to Brooklyn, gets highlights, learns how tweet, and pretends to be in her 20s.
Stephen King has said his novel Carrie is about women's power and men's fear — an idea reporter Beth Accomando says has gotten lost in newer adaptations of the horror classic for stage and screen.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
KQED Celebrates Women's History Month
KQED proudly celebrates the richness and diversity of the greater San Francisco Bay Area by commemorating Women's History Month. In March, KQED Public TV 9 and Public Radio 88.5 FM schedule a special lineup of programs focused on themes and issues related to women.
"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area
KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.