Cinema Orange, the intriguing collaboration between Orange County Museum of Art and the Newport Beach Film Festival, on Thursday kicks off its summer and fall lineup of documentaries that celebrate art, architecture, design and cultural icons. All five films are undoubtedly awesome, but what most e ... More >>
Dozens of teenage Explorers have been sexually abused by cops. Should the Scouts share the blame?
Hard at work on his eighth novel, 'Deadwood' author Pete Dexter still packs a punch
On the road with Ken Kesey and his Merry Pranksters
Frank Herbert Mason painted the Resurrection of Christ on display in Old St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York and eight large paintings of the Life of St. Anthony of Padua permanently installed in the 11th Century Church of San Giovanni de Malta in Venice.But, as demonstrated in a documentary scre ... More >>
Yes we can...tell accurate storiesThere is much to criticize about President Barack Obama, whether from the left or right--but to blame him for the nation's continuing loosening of dining dress codes, a trend that has gone on for decades? Only the most frothing-at-the-mouth lunatic would ever mak ... More >>
STAGEStheatre's take on a scandalous 19th-century teen-sex tragedy lets the ornate dialogue get in the way of the teen sex--and its consequences.
Reliving the glory of America’s giant leap for mankind
Feb. 21-Feb. 27
Smug host rips counterculture icons in Tom Snyders Electric Kool-Aid Talk Show
The sweet spot of Landscape Confection
Remembering Hunter S. Thompson and Arthur Miller
Director Bill Condon and writer T.C. Boyle grapple with Alfred Kinsey
The life and death--and struggle with death--of Ken Kesey
Is T.C. Boyles literature with a capital L?
Tom Wolfe, chronicler of the comfort class
Forget what we said about hating abstract stuff