Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has been surging in polls recently. But is blatantly chastising Wall Street protesters and telling them to blame themselves for their fiscal woes political suicide - or part of what makes him appealing?

The Georgia businessman's blunt message to the demonstrators on Wall Street: Cut out the "class warfare" and "blame yourself" for being poor and jobless.

Posted in: Politics

American Idol has its Hollywood Week. The X Factor has its Boot Camp.

Following a couple weeks' worth of initial auditions, Simon Cowell and company put their 162 remaining contestants through a handful of group numbers last night that was awfully reminiscent of Idol's secondary stage of competition.

Posted in: The X Factor

Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder who died yesterday at the age of 56, literally touched the lives of millions of people. There's a good chance you read about his passing on your MacBook, iPad or iPhone.

Thanks to such influence, the Twitterverse was filled last night with notes of prayer and best wishes to Jobs' family, including countless messages passed along by celebrities from around the country. We've included a few below.

Posted in: Twitter