Category: blog

Flat Stanley Comes to Austin

My cousin’s son’s friend, Stanley, just came for a visit to Austin, Texas. Since Stanly is quite tiny, he is able to travel by envelope.  Traveling by envelope is nearly as good as traveling...

The Lobster

The new film The Lobster opens next week. It’s a quirky love story in a dystopian world where coupledom is strictly enforced, and there are major consequences for not falling into a steady partnership....

Goodbye Prince

  It’s been a day of being sad, listening to Prince, and regretting that I never got to meet the dude. Here are a few pictures from after the Purple One’s SXSW show in...

Travel spotlight: Florida’s Ormond Beach

When it comes to the Florida coast, Daytona Beach gets all the press, from the Daytona 500 to bike week Just north of the rowdy Daytona Beach is the quieter Ormond Beach, not far...

Sheer Mag: Catch Them at Coachella!

The Philly band Sheer Mag is playing Coachella today. Rolling Stone just listed them “10 Great Modern Punk Bands”  Catch them if you are there! The festival is being live-streamed, but it’s hard to...

SXSW Finds: POWR BTTM

Don’t make the mistake of searching for “Power Bottom” on the Internet when you can’t remember how this band is spelled. But these dudes in dresses did a great job at their SXSW set!...