Smooth talking the opposite sex is a mysterious art form deserving of a master class. Still, any idiot knows that cheesy pick-up lines are never the way to go. We've all heard them, laughed at them, and if one of them actually worked for you, well...more power to your genitals. The general rule wh ... More >>
A San Diego restaurateur stands up for illegal immigrants working in kitchens. The New York Times goes in-depth on the hush-hush issue of illegal workers, the blind eye that's been turned, and the sudden upswing in crackdowns by federal investigators. Despite a federal indictment last April, San Die ... More >>
Ian FroebLocal beer aficionados are all a-twitter (and a-Twitter) that Schlafly and O'Fallon have released beers -- the Helles-Style Summer Lager and Wheach, respectively -- in cans. Why cans? Dave Nelson explained on a post about the release of these two beers:Cans are becoming much more common ... More >>
photo: Jennifer Silverberg La Vallesana. 'Nuff said. The mystery is revealed! My review of the absolutely wonderful La Vallesana -- and another very good Cherokee Street joint, Taqueria el Bronco -- is now available online. Click here to read. Also in this week's issue, Malcolm tries to k ... More >>
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