• Film

    July 14, 2011

    'The Undefeated' Is Fan Fiction

    Sarah Palin, flawless, in Stephen K. Bannon's documentary

  • Columns

    September 16, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    When Drinking Pink is Good: Battle Rosé

    Pink alcohol has long had a bad rap. From cosmos to white zin to Wasilla-distilled smoked salmon vodka, a glass of pink often points to a drinker with little taste, class or sanity. Or all three. We've done our share of salmon vodka bashing here on Stick a Fork in It as of late, but in the interest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Five Jewish Foods For the Alaska Distillery To Infuse Into Vodka

    Flickr user 96683394@N00​A couple of weeks ago, the Internet was aflame with the news that the Alaska Distillery in Wasilla had started producing salmon-flavored vodka. This was chiefly news because Wasilla is the home of sportscaster pageant queen Alaska Governor vice-presidential candidate autho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    Thank God It's Thursday Friday: Shows You Don't Want To Miss

    Portugal. The Man perform at House of Blues in Anaheim on Saturday​A little late, but your weekend planner is here to choose shows you would've probably missed otherwise.  we've got a whole slew of local acts to witness for the weekend. For a better, more informed decision, listen to these ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2009

    Incoming: Portugal. The Man, Satyricon at the Glass House

    ​Wasilla may now forever be inextricably linked with Sarah Palin jokes, but the small Alaska town has more going for it than just the ability to see Russia from there. Post-hardcore troupe Portugal. The Man are also from there, and though we don't know what newspapers they read, either, they're pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2008

    When the Going Gets Tough, the Rick Warren Scandal Gets Weird

    MSNBC's Rachel Maddow has today's best assessment of the Rick Warren-Barack Obama invocation dust up: "Not only is it getting worse, it's getting weirder."Yesterday, there was Pastor Wiley Drake of First Baptist Church in Buena Park demonizing Warren's participation in the Jan. 20 inauguration of ou ... More >>

  • Music

    December 18, 2008
  • Music

    November 8, 2007

    49th State Blues

    Portugal. The Man Prove That Alaskans Got Soul to Burn

  • Columns

    October 25, 2007


    "You had me with you until your last paragraphy where you wrote: 'His balls were much, much bigger than any of ours.' "

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2007

    Getting Bombastic with Portugal. The Man

    Portugal. The Man have burdened themselves with an awkward moniker (also: damn that superfluous period), but despite a name that makes you feel foolish while uttering it in public, the Oregon via Wasilla, Alaska group (who perform at Anaheim's Chain Reaction July 25) create compelling music that's a ... More >>

  • News

    October 10, 2002

    Barrels of Fun!

    Register engages in reckless gunplay