Help Reading Rainbow And Have Star Trek Actors Read You Stories

You've heard of the wonderful, phenomenal success actor LeVar Burton has had on Kickstarter in his attempt to bring back Reading Rainbow to a new generation. But with just a little more help, Burton can bring the show to 7,500 classrooms free — and all you need to do is let the cast of Star Trek read to you. » 6/30/14 6:30am 6/30/14 6:30am

Genre Actors Who've Owned More Than One Iconic Role

When an actor takes on a huge, break-out role, he or she runs a huge risk of getting typecast. This is what leads to things like Leonard Nimoy writing I Am Not Spock. But occasionally, an actor won't just play one iconic, famous character – they'll play two, or three. Here's a list of the genre actors who were either… » 9/13/13 12:35pm 9/13/13 12:35pm

What if rapper DMX sang the Reading Rainbow theme song?

This is the new stupidest thing on the internet, yet I can't stop listening to it. Someone thought it would be an idea to place the surly bleating of rap artist DMX over the theme song to PBS' venerable pro-literacy program. Now I want to see LeVar Burton and the most unheralded carnival barker in hip-hop history… » 8/24/12 7:45am 8/24/12 7:45am