Seen any good movies lately? You probably have. We haven't, though. Because we've been too busy this week laughing our own faces off at a variety of songs about the stars of stage and screen. Here's a countdown of our favorites. Behold! A bunch of stuff we'd almost forgotten about! 5. Bananarama, " ... More >>
Jim HerdIt came from Muni...God knows Muni doesn't need any help being slow. But, thanks to the eclectic folks it serves, sometimes it gets it anyway. Take a Sunday afternoon incident on the bus at 30th and Mission. Ozzie, Harriet, and their unmuzzled, unleashed dog skulked onto the bus. Paying? ... More >>
Travis Bickle, too, had a soft-spot for tax preparationSo, you remember that old Sesame Street game "One of these things is not like the others"? Let's see if you can apply that logic to this ad from Craigslist's "barter" section, in which a San Francisco taxi driver offers to ferry folks around tow ... More >>
Whew! Tinseltown's go-to graphic novel guy didn't ruin Watchmen. But he doesn't get it, either.
Have you been spending a little too much time around other people this holiday season? Is party-hopping in bars and jamming in next to strangers on Muni driving you into Travis Bickle territory? Do you feel like punching out that drunk Santa at your Christmas party who tells you to cheer up? Then y ... More >>
Opens Friday at the Lumiere.
Edward Norton plays a twisted hero in Down in the Valley
When Tom Cruise plays the bad guy, the results aren't very good
The strife of an Iranian pizza-delivery guy informs Crimson Gold
French Troublemakers, nihilistic novelists, and melancholic-altbluegrass purveyors