The Inland Empire, known less broadly as the huge chunk of Southern California that includes the counties of Riverside and San Bernardino, is filled with some place names that sound funny to our Orange County ears. Take these, please ...
Read our interview with Ed Silkaitis of The Shore, Part One.And now, on to Part Two . . . You mentioned being active in the community. How so?Giving back as best as we can to the soldiers of Camp Pendleton who serve our country faithfully. And donations to the local schools. When you're not in the k ... More >>
BDSM as applied to poultry--there's one description I never thought I'd write. There's a new cookbook called 50 Shades of Chicken, inspired by the steamy book that had soccer moms hiding under the sheets with their Kindles. Recipes include Mustard Spanked Chicken, Learning to Truss You and Drip ... More >>
Fifty years in, the spy is ever less relevant—and still beloved. Why?
The 'Cloud Atlas' team dares you to leave your pod
You might say Costa Mesa, California, officially went nuts years ago when the City Council closed a job center it had opened so employers could hire day laborers in a light-industrial zone instead of a city park where such meetings had been taking place. The problem with the job center? Laborers con ... More >>
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Is it just us, or is this what every St. Patrick's Day should look like? Snicker-worthy stereotypes abound on this flier for shamrocks and shenanigans, a St. Patty's celebration full of drunkenness and leprechaun debauchery over at Sharkeez.Aside from the fact that Sean Connery looks really ... More >>
Film pick of the weekend comes early this week, because when weekends go long, the movies open sooner. And we all know what you're going to go see at midnight tonight. I call it INDIANA JONES AND THE KICKING OF YOUR CRYSTAL ASS. (Don't tell me that "crystal ass" makes no sense. If Echo and the Bun ... More >>
Shoot ’Em Up proves that its star could have been a killer Bond
OnDVD: Casino Royale
Alpha Dog, Borat, Casino Royale
Alpha Dog, Borat, Charlotte's Web
Charlottes Web, Eragon
Looking back with Your Eyes Only
Whisky Tasting on the Queen Mary
Kill them all
More than a decade after walking 500 miles, the Proclaimers save pop rock with Born Innocent
Chicken and chai chat with Steve and Anna
The smart new Tom Clancy thriller could raise more hackles than hairs
Welcome to the summer of love at a theater near you
Hammond plus Waits equals not bad. Plus, the Proclaimers!
Hanging out with Jim Washburn