Adam Popescu

Latest Stories

  • 1 year ago | People 2014

    One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2014 issue. Check out our entire People 2014 issue. The ball leaves his hands and you know where it's going even before it reaches the top of its arc. His form and release are textb...

  • 2 years ago | Sex

    Los Angeles has the most beautiful women in the world. Period. Sorry New York, je m'excuse Paris, scusa Italia. Call us biased, call us based, call us whatever you will, but we're right on the money. L.A. is the place. The only problem is, these s...

  • 2 years ago | Last Night

    Pitbull and Lil Jon Convention Center 2/15/2013 Better than...the fitness DJ in your spin class. Hip-hop and fitness might not seem immediately compatible, and Pitbull and Lil Jon aren't quite LL chiseled. But that didn't stop them from performing...

  • 2 years ago | A Considerable Town

    Get a book. Collect a stack. Raise the stakes. Repeat. That's the objective of bourré, the underground card game popular with the pro athlete set. Chances are you've heard about it and didn't even know it. Remember when Taft High School alu...

  • 2 years ago

    Ron Bloom stands at the corner of Hollywood and Vine dressed in a bourbon-colored blazer, Ted Baker black Converses and Tom Ford sunglasses. He's old enough to be a grandfather, but when he takes off his glasses and smiles, he has warm, auburn eye...

  • 2 years ago | Art

    Picasso once said all men are born artists. The problem is, they grow up. In a popular 2006 TED Talk, educator Ken Robinson wowed audiences with the notion that schools stifle creativity. He said a career in the arts is considered so beyond the re...