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CicLAvia, the premiere Los Angeles cycling event, rode into the Valley yesterday. This is the 12th installment of CicLAvia, which has thus far focused on routes on the south side of the Hollywood Hills, including routes downtown as well as along Wilshire Blvd. But yesterday the San Fernando Valley finally got its due with a 5.5 mile course that extended from North Hollywood along Lankershim Blvd. into Studio City via Ventura Blvd. Read More…

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The Church – The Sinclair – Cambridge, MA – REVIEW

by Sean Koepenick March 22, 2015

image via Jim Alger Thursday night and it was the return of Aussie rockers The Church. Even though there was a major line-up change, the band’s fans were out in full force as this was a sold-out show. After a quick stop for Mexican food and ‘ritas at Border Café, we were off to the […]

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The Frist Day of Spring – New York Style [PHOTOS]

by Tony Shea March 21, 2015

Ah the first day of Spring! Birdsong fills the air, dogs playfully catch frisbees as neighbors gather for a friendly barbecue, and the warm smell of blooming flowers tickles your nose. Glorious! Unless March has not received the message, which is this case it obviously has not. Instead we here in New York were greeted […]

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Bruce Willis – Five Best Films

by Tony Shea March 19, 2015

Bruce Willis turns 60 today. In a career spanning thirty years, Willis has appeared in more than sixty films, earning more than $5 billion dollars worldwide. Along the way, Willis has become a bald icon, finding success in a number of genres including: comedy and drama, as well as science fiction and action for which […]

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Fiction: Afterlife (Volume 2 Preview)

by Mike Monroe March 2, 2015

We are the International Anarchy Organization, and as of this moment, the world belongs to us.

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Fiction: Afterlife (Chapter 36)

by Mike Monroe February 23, 2015

If you’ve never read Afterlife before, click here to go to the first chapter. Photo via. Afterlife is a sci fi/western action serial published every other week. Join us in a post-apocalyptic journey through a future where life has become little more than a struggle for survival. However, where there’s life, there’s always hope.

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The Bronx Riviera – in Winter (Orchard Beach) [PHOTOS]

by Tony Shea February 15, 2015

This winter is starting to suck, I said to myself. I’m sick of being cooped up inside like a prisoner, I thought. What would I be doing back in LA right about now, I asked myself. And then the answer came to me. I would be at the beach! Damn straight I would. And hell, […]

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Fiction: Afterlife (Chapter 35)

by Mike Monroe February 9, 2015

If you’ve never read Afterlife before, click here to go to the first chapter. Photo via. Afterlife is a sci fi/western action serial published every other week. Join us in a post-apocalyptic journey through a future where life has become little more than a struggle for survival. However, where there’s life, there’s always hope.

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The City Trip – 7 – The Shadow and the Light (24 Panel Progression)

by Tony Shea February 7, 2015
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William Burroughs 101

by Tony Shea February 6, 2015

image via America’s ultimate “Junkie”, William Burroughs would have been 101 yesterday. One of the primo Beat writers along with Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, and Paul Bowles, Burroughs was an unrepentant drug addict for most of his life, traversing some truly weird cerebral territory along the way and somehow living to be 83 years old, […]

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Before Portlandia, There Was Tonya Town

by Ben Easher February 2, 2015

Anyone whose knowledge of Portland, Oregon comes from the television series Portlandia is likely to think of the city as being populated entirely by whimsical and finicky white people sipping gourmet coffee and riding customized bicycles to performances of Star Trek episodes in the park. Behind this media image is a much more complicated place, […]

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To Summit Up: Part Two – Mt. Wilson

by Kerry Lambert February 1, 2015

Part 2 of a 7-part series. To read part 1, go HERE. Chantry Flats Trail to Mt. Wilson, 14 mile loop Elevation Gain: 3,914 feet Summit: 5,710 feet We arrived to the Chantry Trail parking lot at 6 a.m. and got the last parking spot. Emphasis on the word “last.” Or perhaps emphasis on “6 […]

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Fiction: Afterlife (Chapter 34)

by Mike Monroe January 26, 2015

If you’ve never read Afterlife before, click here to go to the first chapter. Photo via. Afterlife is a sci fi/western action serial published every other week. Join us in a post-apocalyptic journey through a future where life has become little more than a struggle for survival. However, where there’s life, there’s always hope.

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Lucy – PPV Roundup

by Tony Shea January 24, 2015

Lucy is absolutely awesome. Having earned nearly $500 million at the worldwide box office by now, the most recent offering from writer/director Luc Besson to hit Pay-Per-View is non-stop fun, a thrill-ride that doesn’t let up, escalating its essential awesomeness until the screen abruptly goes black. Along the way, the audience is treated to a […]

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Fiction: Afterlife (Chapter 33)

by Mike Monroe January 12, 2015

If you’ve never read Afterlife before, click here to go to the first chapter. Photo via. Afterlife is a sci fi/western action serial published every other week. Join us in a post-apocalyptic journey through a future where life has become little more than a struggle for survival. However, where there’s life, there’s always hope.

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