If there is one thing that can make or break a good experience at a restaurant it's the food. If your steak is too bloody, your fries are too soggy, or your pasta ain't al dente...it's sayonara..see you later. Right behind "food quality/taste" has got to be decor/ambiance. Whisk me away from LA to San Francisco, take me on a trip sensory trip to Paris, let me… Continue
I found these on the LA times website, thought I would share. They depictions are spot on in my opinion. I didn't have to think about it. The colors used are warm and portray the individuals in a much more subtle way than they are actually known.
"Alexander Melamid and hip-hop heroes
Grammy winner Kanye West is outfitted in some of the trappings of his times in a portrait by Alexander Melamid. It's part of the "Holy Hip-Hop!" exhibition of Melamid… Continue
TarFest has been held annually since 2003 at the La Brea Tar Pits and the surrounding Museum Row in the historic Miracle Mile district of Los Angeles. The festival presents an opportunity for artists in LA to gain creative exposure in the geographical and cultural center of the city for the benefit of public enrichment. The four-day indoor/outdoor multi-venue… Continue
I'm not sure when it exactly happened, Gwen. Perhaps we've always had this bond..you went to school in Anaheim...me Anaheim Hills! Or maybe it was when you married that hunka hunka burning love, Gavin Rossdale, in that white and pink Galliano… Continue
PETA wants Ben & Jerry’s to use human milk in their ice cream instead of cow’s milk.
I kid you not. They sent a letter to Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, cofounders of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Inc., urging them to replace cow’s milk they use in their ice cream products with human breast milk.
Designed by Israeli designer Amir Glinik, this concept bike uses a modified V12 engine from the Ferrari Enzo supercar, chopped down to four cylinders and modified to drive just one wheel in a motorcycle frame. The superbike features hand controls adapted from an F-16 fighter jet and bottons inspired by the steering wheel in Ferrari's Formula 1 racecars, and an all weather touch-screen LCD atop the fuel tank.
Everyone knows that Dubai is becoming one of the premier luxury destinations in the world, and now they can flex their muscles some more. Atlantis, The Palm, the first resort to open on Dubai’s revolutionary man-made island The Palm Jumeirah, opened its doors this week on September 24th. Highlights include Aquaventure, the biggest water park in the Middle East,… Continue
People never cease to amaze me! Who said only kids could play with legos? Get a bunch of grown adults together with a passion for these colorful bricks and what do you get? Pure awesomeness. Here's my top five.
#5. This Vader want to bitch slap you with his lego claw! Watch out for those Michelin tire looking thighs! (I'm not even a Star Wars fan and I… Continue
Jerry Shaw (LaBeouf) and Rachel Holloman (Monaghan) are two strangers thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations – using the… Continue
What strikes me most about this Taiwanese artist is that he can modernize anime looking characters. With clean lines and the use of a few vibrant colors, Yu Cheng Hong shows us that it doesn't have to be too complicated or colorful to be beautiful. Oh yes....and these girls look like they can… Continue
If this is the government trying to divert America's attention from the economic crisis via a celebrity scandal a la "Nipplegate", they won't be succeeding.
The cover of the latest People magazine shows Aiken holding his infant son, Parker Foster Aiken, with the headline: "Yes, I'm Gay." The admission was "the first decision I made as a father," the 29-year-old singer told the magazine. A… Continue