Each week we take a quick, cautious look at what's going on with televised cooking. This week: Not My Mama's Meals, a half-hour psych pop quiz, Wednesdays at 9 p.m. on the Cooking Channel. In Not My Mama's Meals, the Cooking Channel convinces Paula Deen's son Bobby to remake her death-food in a ma ... More >>
I've got a Google alert for "women San Francisco" and that's how this little gem found its way to my inbox. How could I not click on a link that said, "Why there are no girls in San Francisco"? I was, like, but I'm a girl! (A woman, technically) And I live in San Francisco!The site is helpfully ... More >>
NOFX February 15th, 2009 Slim'sWords and images by Brian MossBetter Than: Soda can pot pipes and Safeway parking lot skate sessions.Oh, where does the time go? This month, longstanding California punks NOFX celebrate 25 years of existence. Alas, it doesn't seem like that long ago that I was sitting ... More >>
There was more than enough to keep even the loneliest of hearts distracted and amused over the V-Day weekend. Topping the list easily was Saturday's Great San Francisco Pillow Fight of 2009, which brought thousands to Justin Herman Plaza to beat the crap out of each other with feathers and fluff. Re ... More >>
Ben Stiller's Hollywood sendup lacks firepower.
Get Smart redux is a rare device: A TV remake for the big screen that works on its own terms.
Failure is McConaughey's perfect movie, and a pretty good one for us
Sahara has no reason to exist, until you see who made it
Grind transforms formula into freestyle fun
Beastly flamers make a man of Christian Bale in Reign of Fire
This season's cinema demands attention
In Frailty, it's a Texas massacre with God's blessings
Chris McQuarrie won an Oscar for Usual Suspects, to which Hollywood responded, "Big deal'
American movies once enthralled the world with their exuberance and clarity. What happened in the 1990s?
A Time to Kill Directed by Joel Schumacher. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Samuel L. Jackson, Sandra Bullock, and Kevin Spacey.
John Sayles' Lone Star limns the uncertain border between past and present