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Laughing Matters: Tig Notaro

 Comedienne Tig Notaro (affectionately named by her brother as a child) is finding her way into everything lately. She’s a cop on The Sarah Silverman Project, a touring comedian, actress, and you can even have ...
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Boob Tube Tuesdays: New Show Roundup Part I

As is the case every year, television rapidly becomes a wasteland of reruns throughout the holidays, and then attempts to return in the New Year with fresh fare to compensate for the dearth. The past week has...
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Fork It: DIY Dining at Cook Street

The ladies love a man who’s capable in the kitchen, and the instructors at Cook Street will help take the pressure off of you. They make the whole process fun and simple, and give you plenty of time to drink wine and talk between sessions at the stove.
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Sintertainment: Le Reve @ The Wynn

Rendering Le Reve into some version of a reader-friendly review is gonna be tricky. Christened after a Picasso painting, the popular Vegas show's moniker means "The Dream" in French, and, as we all know, drea...
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Geek Chic: Kindle In The New Year

With the holidays firmly behind us, I’m sure we’ve all settled back into our normal routine: Russian roulette in the morning and cheap whiskey in the evenings. If you’re anywhere near as materialistic as I am...
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Cannabytes: MMJ laws to blame for teen use?

Experts at the Denver Health Medical Center claim that medical marijuana laws promote pot use to teens. Well, shit, that sounds a lot like rhetoric, doesn't it? According to a study by Christian Thurstone, te...
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Fork it: King Cakes

Don't let my title fool you. I know you've put away the tree and the lights and the stockings (unless you are yours truly). Yes, Christmas is, in fact, over. And the end of Christmas is marked by another speci...
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The Reel Deal: Top 10 Movies of 2010

Let’s face it, 2010 wasn’t exactly a banner year for movies or the box office. There wasn’t a billion dollar juggernaut named Avatar. Or a gentle giant, like Michael Oher, to protect The Blind Side. There w...
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Flip the Switch: Week 1

This is not a New Year's resolution, some crash diet or crazy workout plan. This is my life, and I'm changing it. The switch - so to speak - has flipped. I've decided to put my life back in check. I'm getting i...
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Makeup Breakdown: Makeup Bag Makeover

So it's a new year and it's time to slim down... your makeup bag! It's the perfect time of year to start fresh, and that means fresh ideas and fresh products. Yes, that means it's time to throw away that 3 ye...