Han Solo

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    We Still Hang People in Orange County

    The Halloween season fills a very important need in America. It is a time when society collectively derides its lasting Puritanical bent and celebrates demonic imagery. With the season come haunted attractions; some, like Knott's Scary Farm, are SoCal institutions, and in addition to the mazes and r ... More >>

  • Film

    May 15, 2014

    Bring Me the Head of Han Solo

    To save Han Solo, J.J. Abrams must kill Han Solo

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2013

    Diatribe with Dave: How To Throw a Drunk Out Of A Bar

    Every second and fourth Wednesday night of the month, legendary bartender/chef/restaurant insider Dave Mau hosts Dinner with Dave at Memphis at the Santora, where he treats drinkers to a free meal and live music as the evening progresses. To remind ustedes of this great night, Dave treats us every W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    5 Things You Need For The Ultimate Star Wars Barbecue

    Hosting a summer barbecue? Sweet. Hosting a Star Wars-themed summer barbecue? What time should we show up?    Here's are five essentials for the ultimate party. May the forks be with you. 

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2011

    Holiday Gift Guide: 7 Gifts For People Who Play With Their Food

    Neatorama​You don't need to be high-chair bound to think food is hilarious. We've got presents for fun-loving cooks and eaters of all ages.

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Six Surprises from the New Pearl Jam Documentary

    ​ Along with reissues of their early records, Pearl Jam is releasing a documentary this year by their old friend, director Cameron Crowe (Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Almost Famous). Filled with behind-the-scenes footage and performance clips from the 1990s to present day, the film also reveal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    The Slightly Frightening World of Star Wars-Related Foods

    Flickr user megpi​Star Wars cupcakes? Oh, please. The Internet is much more creative than that. So powerful is the draw of the Force that nerds the world over are drawn to make a universe of Star Wars-related foods. Some of them are a little more . . . hmm . . . artisanal than others, but when you ... More >>

  • Film

    March 17, 2011

    Planet of the Aping

    Too many sci-fi references, not enough Kristen Wiig in 'Paul'

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2011

    Musical Review: The Who's Tommy At Segerstrom Founder's Hall

    Courtesy Chance TheaterMark Bartlett as The Who's Tommy​During the intermission of the Chance Theater's production of The Who's Tommy at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Founder's Hall Saturday night, I overheard a young lady talking on her cell phone. "Yeah, my boyfriend is playing guitar in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Comic-Con International 2010: Mostly Underwhelming Weekend Highlights

    At Comic-Con International 2010, the nerds kept multiplying overnight. This year, the panels were separated into two types: the must-sees and the if-I-get-a-chance-tos. Friday was a bit of the latter--and by Saturday, the stench of nerd BO had officially taken over the building. Aside from the stab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2010

    Five Things We Hope Are Covered in the Comic-Con Documentary

    Keith MaySuper Girl, super flexible.​First discussed in February of this year, and confirmed earlier this week, a documentary about the annual Comic-Con International in San Diego is about to go into production. The team behind it is sort of an all-star roster in the intersection of film and geeks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Happy Star Wars Day!

    Flickr user Richard MorossHan Leia 4-Ever​Yes, yes, Happy Star Wars Day to you and yours--and what makes today Star Wars Day? "May the fouth be with you." Get it? Aw, nerds. Gotta love them. To celebrate: Presenting some of the neatest wedding cake toppers we've seen yet. And for more informatio ... More >>

  • Film

    January 21, 2010
  • Features

    October 11, 2007

    Youngblood at Heart

    Seven years after leaving the industry that made him a star, former comic book wunderkind Rob Liefeld is ready for his heroes to be reborn

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: Iron Man

    Oh hell yeah! Fuckin' Sabbath! YES! Thith ith cool, huh-huh, huh-hu, DUN DUN DAH DAH DAH, DUNANUNANUNA DUN DA DA DAH! Pardon momentary lapse into Butt-head-dom, but considering that the Transformers live-action movie failed to use the obvious theme song, one can never be too sure with Hollywood. Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: Masquerade Ball liveblogging

    Saturday night is costume contest time at Comic-Con.Let's try live-blogging this mofo while vaguely inebriated. Logging in a bit belatedly. Line for free nachoes was huge -- they went instantly. Most costumes so far are cute li'l kids as Huntress, Rayden/Scorpion from Mortal Kombat, other similar ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 16, 2006


    'And We Dont Give a Damn Whether Your Boobs Are Fake or Not!'

  • Music

    January 20, 2005
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    October 21, 2004
  • Film

    August 30, 2001

    Repo Men

    Silent Bob and the Woodster