The Orange County Sheriff's Department was summoned at 10:32 p.m. Aug. 7 to a Laguna Niguel home where a husband had allegedly shot his TV because he did not want his wife watching it.Not to make light of 67-year-old Lawrence Paul Sentif's felony arrest--on suspicion of grossly negligent discharge o ... More >>
On the Line ladies are too few and far between, so spending time with Alexandra was a treat. A musically inclined orator with a depth of knowledge in Native American history, she also kicks back domino hustling or hiking some unique LA trails.Read our interview with Alexandra LittleJohn of Green Bli ... More >>
TAPS in Brea? Of course. One of the few places populated mostly by the hoi polloi--crammed with them, really--that actually impresses with their offerings, whether it's perfectly barbecued oysters, Cajun-style taquitos dating back to the late 1990s but whose charms remain eternal, award-winning b ... More >>
Tasti d-Lite Facebook pageOf all cities in Orange County (even California!), an East Coast-dominating dessert chain is days away from launching on a sleepy corner at Main Street and Newport Avenue. Featured on episodes of The Apprentice and Sex and the City, Tasti D-Lite touts their frozen treat ... More >>
Whatever happened to all the Nickelodeon stars of our childhood? Oh No They Didn't has answers: They track down Michael C. "Mike" Maronna (Big Pete on The Adventures of Pete n Pete), Michael Bower (Eddie "Donkeylips" Gelfen on Salute Your Shorts) and Jason Zimbler (Ferguson W. Darling on Clariss ... More >>
Sorry, folks: I was too busy engrossed in a Harper's article to remember to take a picture of the booze. But pick up our dead-tree edition this Thursday for a peek! In the meanwhile, drool over this burger...You'd think Haven Gastropub would be a bit easier to get into now that Chapman University ... More >>
Time was when the Wall Street Journal was a respected paper: always with a business-friendly, mostly conservative point of view, but one at least respected. But ever since Rupert Murdoch acquired it a couple of years ago, it has ditched the gravitas for the sort of knee-jerk captain-of-industry p ... More >>
Now that Christmas has passed, it's time to focus on the last big holiday of the year (and the first big holiday of the next year). If you're going out to a party on New Year's Eve, you should definitely keep Etsy in mind for handmade party dresses that are sure to keep you from blending into t ... More >>
The Bird and the Bee, 8 p.m.The Bird and the Bee made a name recently through appearing on a number of diverse
films and TV shows--Forgetting Sarah Marshall, the Sex and the City
movie, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, etc.Yost Theatre, 307 N. Spurgeon Street, Santa Ana, CA
Ella, 8 p ... More >>
944 Magazine is what Riviera would've been if it were run out of the Phoenix area by people whose portrayal of life makes Sex and the City look like an Italian Neo-Realism flick. I write about it here, however, because of two interesting items in their latest issue. The first is a full-page pick for ... More >>
So they finally coaxed me out of the ivory tower that is the Calendar Dept. and convinced me to blog. Okay, first thing's first. A moment of silence for Harvey Korman. Blazing Saddles is playing this Wednesday at the Regency South Coast Village. Go see it and be reminded of the man's brilliance.
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After something like 3 years, the much anticipated Sex And The City movie finally started filming last week in Manhattan. Here's what we know so far:
1. Charlotte is preggers.
2. Jennifer Hudson has been cast as Carrie's assistant.
3. Samantha is rockin' some serious shoulder pads (pictured).
4. In ... More >>