TV Chef Gary Rhodes Dead at 59

Celebrated British chef Gary Rhodes, who hosted PBS’ MasterChef USA along with several UK cooking shows, has died at the age of 59. Rhodes fell ill while filming a new TV show in Dubai, according to our sister site Variety. Producers Rock Oyster Media and Goldfinch said in a statement that they are “devastated by […]

CBS announces News President David Rhodes is headed for the exit after year of troubles

Joe Kohen/WireImage CBS News President David Rhodes will vacate his role after a difficult year for the top network. He will be replaced in March by Susan Zirinsky, CBS said in a statement released late on Sunday night. Rhodes confirmed via a tweet later on Sunday that he will be exiting CBS. The network and […]

TV Vet Donnelly Rhodes, of Battlestar Galactica and Soap, Dead at 80

Donnelly Rhodes, whose myriad TV credits included Battlestar Galactica and Soap, died on Monday at the Baillie House Hospice in Maple Ridge, B.C. after a battle with cancer, CTV reports. He was 80. Rhodes’ TV career began in the 1960s with appearances on series such as Bonanza, Wagon Train and Mission Impossible.  His first major […]

There’s a 30-person college in the California desert where students work off their tuition on a cattle ranch — and it produces Rhodes Scholars and Pulitzer Prize winners

Deep Springs College Facebook Deep Springs College is a two-year school with only 12 to 15 students per class. Student attend for free, but must work 20 hours a week to pay their way. Students hold jobs on the farm and ranch, and cook, clean, and maintain vehicles. Deep Springs College is a tiny 30-person-or-less […]