I should know better than to step within two time zones of Marilyn Monroe. She has a way of drawing the worst from writers of my gender. Stalwarts from Norman Mailer to Thomas Pynchon have embarrassed themselves, some at greater length than others, trying to mask their macabre and masturbatory impul ... More >>
Photo by Holden PumphreySilver Swans play Milk this Friday This weekend you can scour cool handmade gift ideas, check out cute puppies and kitties in holiday-decorated windows, or dance in sweaty packs at a barrage of city clubs -- all for less than $10. Mission Holiday Block Party @ Mission Dis ... More >>
Peace and wow will get you an image to sell to tourists, but not fed
We find, sitting next to us, a petite and smiling Amy Tan, sadly without her legendary posse of yapping dogs
Aesop Rock makes the unintelligible, well, entertaining; the legendary Shapeshifters shuffle up from L.A.
The Hippy Gourmet serves up '60s philosophizing with his seafood Newberg
Hal Hartley on realism, surrealism, and Henry Fool
Mendocino publisher Bruce Anderson is smart, sophisticated, and savage