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Chaos Theory

Was it really only two years ago that I was at Skylight Books to hear author Janelle Brown read from her first novel? Last week, as I sat in a...

Recap: The Bachelorette, Episode 5

As promised in last week’s “scenes from next week,” episode 5 takes Ali, her nine remaining suitors, and Chris Harrison to Iceland, whereupon landing medical sales rep-sometime cowboy Ty...

Off the Record: Urban Scrawl

Oh come on, you know we're no good with secrets. Here's something we shouldn't tell you about Urban Scrawl, this month's photo-essay on taggers: Twelve meetings between Robert Yager and...

Seriously, What’s Up with All the Fried Chicken?

 I sometimes forget that my four to five nights a week dining schedule is not exactly the norm. It puts me in the unique position of getting to try...

Urban Scrawl

Call it blight. Call it rebellion. Taggers cost the city millions of dollars in damage each year, tattooing neighborhoods and unsettling residents with their feverish writings. We peek inside...

The Spectacular Art of Gérôme

My knowledge of art can be sketchy. I once remarked to one of Picasso’s grandsons that his gramps painted in such a “pretty blue” as we both looked on...

Such A Night

“I gotta attitude,” said Dr. John. The iconic New Orleans pianist-singer-songwriter-producer was responding last Monday night to the first question of the evening about the BP oil spill. But...

A Day at the Beach

Los Angeles magazine, July 2010 @import url(/LA_Mag/articles/2010/07/beachprimer-style.css);BEACH LIFEHitting the SandSleeping at the ShoreSwimming with SealsL.A.'S BEST BEACHESSweet SpotsBeach for BabyMY RITUALOvernight camping, beach cleaning, community building, and bone hunting; four writers...

Urban Scrawl

Los Angeles magazine, July 2010See the expanded slide show Read Postscript: Urban Scrawl by Robert YagerPhotograph by Robert Yager

The Beach

  Photographs by Flickr/Hitchster   BEACH LIFE ...