Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Monday, January 19, 2015
Eric Drath is an Emmy Award-winning documentarian who did the AMAZING and important boxing film Assault in the Ring. Now he turns his eye to the intersection of super-athletes and super-heroes with a new joint project from ESPN and Marvel Comics. Read all about it over at Newsarama.com.
photo illustration: LiveStar Entertainment
Monday, January 12, 2015
So yeah—next time you're coming to L.A., you might wanna look at the smaller, sometimes BETTER alternatives to LAX. They're all highlighted with pros and cons at the mighty Berkshire Hathaway Travel Blog.
photo: Long Beach Airport
Friday, January 9, 2015
John Nese (above) is the proprietor of Galco's Old World Grocery, which has become a haven for more than 750 craft sodas, most of which you thought were gone. That old favorite you used to have at Grandma's? It still lives here.
His story is amazing. Please read it at Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection!
photos: Jim McLauchlin. Photo graphics by Buddy Scalera.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Jack Davis, one of the most celebrated and versatile artists in American history, has finally retired.
You might not know the name, but you've DEFINITELY seen the work: From Time and TV Guide covers to Mad magazine and famous movie posters, David has done it ALL. He's one of the most significant cultural figures of the second half of the 20th century, though he remains oddly unaware of his impact.
You can read all-out Jack and view a GREAT gallery of art, some rarely seen, over at Wired.
illustration: Jack Davis drawing of Oakland As manager Bill Martin from a 1980 Borden Crunch Stix ad campaign