| May 15, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Here's how the story goes: Novelist Jonathan Safran Foer found himself at Chipotle with nothing to read. No magazine, no book, no smartphone. “I really just wanted to die with frustration,” he told Vanity Fair.
From his frustration to...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Bell meets Pasadena when Corazon y Miel, the pan-Latin restaurant from Animal alumnus Eduardo Ruiz, pops up with a series dubbed the Tailgate Feast at Ix Tapa Cantina in Old Town Pasadena, from Feb. 9 to 12.
Ruiz will offer big plates and party platters...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
February 1 was family day at the Regency Village Theater in the Westwood section of Los Angeles, where such A-listers as Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg and Elizabeth Banks turned out with their pint-sized broods in tow for the world premiere of "The Lego...
| Jun 25, 2014
In a galaxy far, far away in the Midwest, one known as Chicago, a grand institution will be built… George Lucas has […]...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Hazing in the NBA has always been about as sinister as a Dora the Explorer backpack, as menacing as a Hanson song.
If it were a reality television show, it could air on Nick Jr.
Cue the cute and cuddly Earl Clark dressed as a banana.
Cut to Quincy...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Michael Martinez and Michelle Davilla of L.A. Compost make their rounds in West Covina once a week — he on a Cannondale hybrid, she on a single-speed. Both have cargo trailers attached to their bikes’ frames.
They stop first at a...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For the Record, 11:35 a.m. July 3: A representive from In-N-Out has verified that the Monkey-Style burger is not officially on the chain's unofficial secret menu. A follow-up post further correcting the information below can be found here.
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:55 PM
As one of the best players on the Corona del Mar High boys' basketball team, Blake Grable speaks to reporters after games. He's usually a big reason why the Sea Kings come out on top most of the time.
One day, Grable might be the one conducting the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 10:53 AM
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — When Chris Tucker and Jon Voight are grooving side by side to Rick James' "Give It To Me, Baby," you know the surreal dream that is the Vanity Fair post-Oscars party is playing out again.
For many of the nominees and...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Behind the counter at Starbucks, Niko Walker wants to be seen as "just a guy." A guy who craves In-N-Out Burger and burns it off with P90X. A guy who looks like Jeremy Renner. A guy who dreams of making films.
On YouTube, he bares his chest to show...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The eyes of the world this week have been focused on what surely must be the most repulsive hamburger in the history of mankind: 10,000 bits of cloned cow stem-cell tissue formed into a patty, seared in foaming butter and served to three food scientists...