Daily entertainment news with "Monster-in-Law" tonight on TBS, a recipe for Apricot-Ginger Asparagus and someone new to follow on Twitter: The Onion.
On TV: ‘Monster-in-Law’ on TBS at 10 p.m. EDT/ 9 p.m. CDT
Starring Jane Fonda and Jennifer Lopez. When a well-off guy finally asks his sweetheart to marry him, she soon learns that she needs to deal with his mother, first. Bent on sabotaging the wedding, her soon-to-be mother-in-law will do anything to keep her son to herself.
Twitter handle of the day: The Onion, @TheOnion
Its description says, “America’s finest news source.” It has 2,952,652 followers. It is located in New York, N.Y. A recent tweet reads, “Emergency team of 8th-grade civics teachers dispatched to Washington.”
Dinner idea: Apricot-Ginger Asparagus
1/2 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed
1/4 cup apricot preserves
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar or cider vinegar
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 pinch ground ginger
In a large skillet, bring 1 in. of water to a boil; place asparagus in a steamer basket over water. Cover and steam for 5 minutes or until crisp-tender; drain and keep warm. In a small skillet over medium heat, bring the preserves, vinegar, cinnamon and ginger to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 2-4 minutes or until glaze begins to thicken. Pour over asparagus.
GateHouse News Service