Tuesday, October 2
When they formed in 1994, future chart fixtures Garbage had the makings of a sterile vanity project. Created by veteran studio rats (including Butch Vig, producer of Nirvana's Nevermind), with a grafted-on unknown vocalist, their formula appeared better suited to ... More >>
In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad."
"Foie gras masquerading as Singaporean street food? Why not? Time is fleeting." 10 Best Foie Gras Dishes in Los Angeles.
"It could be a scene from Portlandia." Mother Dough: Thursday, June 14, 8:14 p.m.
"It looks like a ... More >>
For the past three years one of the most interesting invitations a 21 person in Los Angeles could secure was for The Pharmacie, a Mad-Men-esque cocktail party organized by gentleman "drinkist" and handsome bow tie wearer, Talmadge Lowe. For those of you who never made it to the party -- or maybe n ... More >>
FacebookMason.Updated at the bottom: Him sorry. First posted at 12:19 p.m. Tuesday.
Jules Manson, a nutter who once ran as a Libertarian for Carson City Council, is getting (wanted?) attention today after he called President Obama the N-world and suggested that someone "assassinate the f---- ... More >>
FoxCletus.This is a tale of two Americas, one based in the conservative South, the other on the liberal West Coast.
After the Lowe's home-improvement giant pulled its ads from TLC's All-American Muslim reality show, a local state senator this weekend helped sparked what appears to be an all- ... More >>
BrassSpeakIt's an August afternoon in Hollywood, and the shaggy-bearded rapper Speak is snacking on mac 'n' cheese in a recording studio at Atlantic Records.
He doesn't seem like he belongs here. For starters, he's wearing beach bum attire: sun-bleached peach board shorts and Sperry Top-Sid ... More >>
FacebookThere comes a time in every sleepy suburban town's life when it must go head-to-head with the Wal-Mart empire. There is the initial outcry -- the sidewalk picketers, the angry speeches at City Council meetings -- and, too often, the inevitable defeat.
(Followed by a sheepish midnight ... More >>