August, 2005
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  • August 24, 2005 • Culture Dept.

    L.A. Confidential

    Everywhere in the world a green light means “go.” That is, everywhere except Hollywood, where a green light means “Take a number, have a seat, the executives will see you shortly. After Eternity.” Such temporal...

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  • August 15, 2005 • Culture Dept.

    Frankenstein Goes to Hollywood

    In honor of “Frankenstein, Or The Modern Prometheus” author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s August 30th birthday, below is the first of a handful of Frankenstein-themed miscellanea soon to appear in this blog. It may be...

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  • August 13, 2005 • Culture Dept.

    Mayo Family Winery

    The Mayo Family Reserve Room is more than just another roadside attraction meant to net tourists traveling Highway 12 en route to the Plaza. Since April, it’s been a veritable appetizer to the wine country, offering a delectable tasting...

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