Photo by Melissa HamiltonWe're pretty sure she didn't steal those tomatoes...Yesterday we posted Part 1 of our chat with chef/restaurateur/author Gabrielle Hamilton, but perhaps you didn't get a feel for what a badass she really is and how she came to be that way. So today we'll just give you some g ... More >>
In November, Riptide introduced the world to the man known by cops as "Half a Head" because he was missing the entire front of his cranium. Yeah, that was a crazy mugshot, perhaps never to be topped. But wait. Let's all take a long look at this dude's face.
Pets 4 Dawn via flickr Oh no she didn't! The second the N word left Dr. Laura Schlessinger's mouth on her nationally syndicated radio show last week she must have known she started another N word related crap storm. Dr. Laura doesn't have near the street cred a white person needs to get a ... More >>
Franz A. Wakefield, a Miami resident, claims that he not only came up with the idea and names of Apple's entire iPod, iTunes, and iPhone line, but that actress Sarah Jessica Parker totally screwed him over in the deal. Wakefield claims he won a 17th Congressional District Arts Competiti ... More >>
Joe Wright turns a beloved L.A. Times series into schlock.
via Wikimedia CommonsThe Crimson DynamoIt was inevitable, but now it is official. Mickey Rourke is no longer our quirky washed up actor turned suprising Oscar Nominee for a small indie. He's officially a blockbuster idol once again. After some rumors to the contrary, he's signed on for a big role in ... More >>
The Oscar nominations came out this morning. There were some surprises, but as virtually everyone expected, Mickey Rourke got a nod for best lead actor for his role in The Wrestler. What started as a local hook for covering awards-show nonsense has turned into quite a saga detailing Rourke's strange ... More >>
UM screens movies in wide-open spaces.
Ben Stiller's Hollywood sendup lacks firepower.
In the shadow of Iron Man, the latest from Marvel can't live up to its billing.
Robert Wilson's cutting-edge portraits bring something new to the frame.
The season of big-budget bangs uses its brain.
Hot art in high-definition at the Bass.
Robert Downey Jr.'s Iron Man is a thing to marvel.
Teen comedy Charlie Bartlett could use a dose of mean.
David Fincher's Type-A approach to filmmaking pays off
Richard Linklater's Scanner is a rotoscoped feast for freaks
"Tears in Heaven" (RIAA)
Downey and Kilmer make perfect detectives in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
The Red Scare returns in Good Night,and Good Luck
Let the New Times be your music guide during this holiday season
Nicole Kidman falls in love with a 10-year-old boy . . . sorry, her dead husband
The Singing Detective has a rash of issues
Surviving South Florida's food scene
While there was plenty to criticize about the year's big releases, 2000 shone nonetheless for its subtle surprises
Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing sight of a career