Paul Soles, the man who provided the voice of Hermey in "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," is as surprised as anyone that the beloved holiday TV classic is celebrating its golden anniversary this December.
Laugh and call him names all you want, but there's no denying that the furry misfit at the heart of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" has outshone his naysayers to become the most famous holiday TV star of all.
Singer Garth Brooks has canceled a Thanksgiving appearance on NBC's "Tonight" show because he said it "seemed distasteful" given the reaction to the decision not to prosecute Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown this summer.
The NFL runs dozens of computers for 24 hours a day for 12 weeks to evaluate its millions of possible schedule combinations. Each team's opponents are set at the end of the previous season based on records and the rotation of interdivision matchups. The puzzle is determining which week each game will be played, and which TV slot it will slide into.