| Nov 20, 2008
I was going to do a post on popcorn this week. I just hadn't gotten around to it. Sunday night I popped my own popcorn for the first time in, I don't know, years. My recipe is simple: You take...
| Feb 13, 2009
Consumer blogger Liz Kay tells me Saigon Remembered across from the Senator Theatre in Govans has reopened after being closed for a couple of weeks. Banh mi (Vietnamese sandwiches on a baguette) are now available at lunchtime, and the restaurant...
| Apr 9, 2009
Fur coats, trips and other treats for the mayor? At least $15,348.
Political poll for City Council member? $12,500.
City property taxes? Priceless.
Or, rather: Unpaid.
The free-spending Ronald Lipscomb, the developer whose gifts to Mayor Sheila...
| Sep 14, 2004
John Waters must be one of the few film directors who can shrug when their work is declared off-limits to a significant portion of the movie-going population.
"If anyone can take it, I can," Waters says, not as boast, but fact.
Titled A Dirty Shame, the...
| Sep 15, 2004
John Waters wasn't the most anxious person at last night's premiere of his new movie, the NC-17-rated A Dirty Shame.
His father was.
"I'm waiting very nervously," John Waters Sr. said, as he waited in the lobby of The Senator Theatre for his son's movie...