Mickey Rooney was an actor famous for being young before he was famous for being old. He was famous for epitomizing an era when it was perfectly acceptable to cast a Caucasian actor to portray a fiendish Asian stereotype. And he was certainly famous for keeping pace with Elizabeth Taylor in the marr ... More >>
People plan parties around this stuff, so we assume you probably watched too. But just in case you didn't, here's a timeline of the 84th Academy Awards ceremony. They make it this long just to mess with us all, in case you didn't know...
The many faces of Dr. Syed The San Francisco doctor best known to his patients as "Dr. Syed" was reportedly sentenced this week to six years behind bars for posing as a dermatologist and treating patients in the basement of his home. For years, Timothy Syed Andersson, 68, practiced dermatology ou ... More >>
Off2riorobFlagged...Don't like the way the Castro's iconic rainbow flag is administered? Go get your own! That's the message from Steve Adams, the president of the Merchants of Upper Market and Castro (MUMC). It's his group that pays for the oft-replaced flags, insures them in the event of a cost ... More >>
WonderfulWorldOfAnimation.comYou were expecting, perhaps, 'Sexy Peanuts'?Is there any limit to the Halloween costumes that can be rendered prurient via the placement of the word "sexy" ahead of the outfit's description? There's sexy nurse, sexy cop, sexy inmate, sexy construction worker, sexy may ... More >>
joel8x/FlickrSometimes, a Coke is just a Coke.The New York Times isn't always on the ball. Lately we've read some seriously Onion-esque doozies, like last month's recession-friendly human interest story about a young, high-earning Brooklynite redecorating her new downtown loft -- "on the chea ... More >>
You sure you want to claim credit for that Web site, sir? So, we were perusing Gavin Newsom's Gubernatorial Web site the other day, to see what issues he'd be pushing if he were mayor of San Francisco. The part where the copy claims that Newsom used his experience running a burgeoning wine empire ... More >>
Dueling divas and Dr. Strangelove.
Is Salome a comedy, a tragedy, or both and neither at once?
Age trumps beauty when Dame Plowright visits the Claremont
Sir Mix-A-Lot likes more than just big butts; celebrate a "Declaration of Oil Independence" with Bat Makumba.
The films may have been silent, but the food spoke volumes
The Cooler, somewhat unbelievably, asks us to swallow a Las Vegas fairy tale
A diagnosed schizophrenic chronicles his illness -- and his meltdowns -- on camera
The Jewish Film Festival loses its director after 21 years
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