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Calendar, Night&Day Remember to Breathe

Remember to Breathe

Though Groucho Marx famously declared, "I don't want to belong to any club that will accept people like me as a member," many of us welcome the opportunity to find other souls who share our interests, connecting through chess clubs,…
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Culture, Stage

Naught Funny

If you're going to rewrite The Odyssey, then Homer's epic should serve as a vital inspiration rather than a literary crutch. Melissa James Gibson's Current Nobody, making its West Coast premiere at Exit Theatre, is a loose and precious adaptation…
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Dining, Eat Say Cheesecake

Say Cheesecake

"The only great party," Groucho Marx once said, "is a boy and a girl and a cheesecake." Indeed. It's a wondrous thing, is cheesecake: creamy and cohesive and tart and sweet at once, the stuff of urban legend, the grandest…
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Culture, Stuff A Puff of Smoke

A Puff of Smoke

His name appears in almost every book written about Groucho Marx, so much so, he has been given the appropriate appellation by members of the Marx family: Wesso. But Paul Wesolowski is of no relation to the famous clan. He's…
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Calendar, Halloween

REAL ASTROLOGY For an Unreal World

Aries (March 21-April 19): Thinking of getting hitched? Of signing on the bottom line? Of marrying your fortunes to those of a new tribe, guide, or accomplice? It's not a totally outlandish notion, though I wish you would let your…
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Calendar, Halloween

REAL ASTROLOGY For an Unreal World

Aries (March 21-April 19): It's shrine-building time, O Restless One. The kind of shrine I'm talking about is a homemade altar crammed with objects that symbolize your devotion to a specific dream. I feel very strongly that the dream in…
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Calendar, Halloween

REAL ASTROLOGY For an Unreal World

Aries (March 21-April 19): In the African savanna, water holes are pivotal and precarious. In times of plenty, each species of animal can claim its own special source for bathing and drinking. But when drought shrinks the number and size…
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Dining, Eat

Oriental to Occidental

Orocco styles itself as an "East-West supper club," but when I made a reservation recently I was in denial about the supper-club part. The supper clubs of my youth were dark roadside joints filled with prime rib and cocktails and…
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Calendar, Halloween

Savage Love

Hey, Faggot: A few weeks ago, you printed a letter from a man having a torrid but loving incestuous relationship with his mother's sister. You probably didn't intend to become Incest Info Central, but since you were able to answer…
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