FROM Kurt Sutter
Blogging in the Business Some of Sutter's favorite TV-biz websites/blogs: TV by the Numbers TV Squad TV Tattle Some of Sutter's favorite crisics' blogs: Tim Goodman Alan Sepinwall Maureen Ryan James Poniewozik Some of Sutter's favorite motorcycle blogs: Biker News Northwest Harley blog Rippin Kitten Fat Bob's blog Some of Sutter's favorite sobriety blogs marychristineg.blogspot.com/ daily-reflections.com/ Other blogs Kurt loves: reedfish.blogspot.com/ visual blog/michael ornstein - mmo22.com/#37956/michael-marisi-ornstein
Why did Jared Kushner want a back channel with Russians? News broke Friday that President Trump’s son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner, tried setting up a back channel between the Trump transition team and the Russian government. What are the consequences for Kushner, President Trump, and the investigation into Russian meddling?
Terrorism in London: Lessons for the US This weekend’s terrorist attack in London left seven people dead and almost 50 injured. London police fatally shot the attackers, and ISIS claimed responsibility.
Shaking up the USDA, 'The Beef Cookbook' and 'Tartine All Day' Peggy Lowe explains why Trump’s pick for USDA Secretary is rattling rural America. Dario Cecchini talks future plans for Chianti ramen, and Richard Turner shares cuts from “PRIME: The Beef Cookbook.” Writer Matthew Sedacca looks at the controversy behind liquid smoke. Jonathan Gold tries Chengdu-style dishes, and Elisabeth Prueitt of Tartine fills us in on the latest. Plus, chef Michael Beckman shares a recipe for cactus confit.
In 'Speechless,' Scott Silveri combines comedy, family & disability Scott Silveri has written and produced sitcoms for more than 20 years. In all that time, he never encountered a TV family that looked anything like the one he grew up in -- with a mom, a dad...and a brother with cerebral palsy. He changed that with his show Speechless on ABC. Silveri tells us about looking to his own past for stories, and why he was determined to make a family comedy and not just a "disability show."