WhatKnot/FlickrBeer goes with the Fourth of July like hot buttered rum at Christmas or a sazerac on Bourbon Street. All those thick burgers, molten enchiladas, smoky platters of barbecue, and big slabs of pepperoni pizza cry out for a tall, cool beaker of suds in all its thirst-quenching glory. Th ... More >>
The piano bar at Marin Joe's harkens back to an era of three-martini lunches, avuncular barkeeps, faux-rock decor and world-weary lounge lizards tickling the ivories. In other words, it's our kind of place. Leave your Corvette with the valet, wink at the doll behind the cash register and make your w ... More >>
Take a trip down to Rio for a taste of Carnaval.
Howard Hughes gets what he wants, in this case a fun and loving biopic
Calvin Trillin and assorted other out-of-town tipsters inspire a round of tacos
Hanging with the chic riffraff at the 25th anniversary Mill Valley Film Festival
Federal agents smoke out an insidious Bay Area smuggling ring as part of their ceaseless efforts to keep our streets safe from illegal Cuban cigars
From Welles' Touch of Evil to Lang's Ministry of Fear, the Castro fetes noir with 14 Universal classics