Month: November 2007

the space on your hand

Handwriting USA, an Orange County based company has come up with the idea to stamp people’s hands with advertisements. The idea stems from the fact that many entertainment venues stamp the hands of their customers upon entry. Instead of “wasting” this space with any image, Handvertising proposes doing something like this: An advertisement on your […]

Good things come in Threes?

Films Chinatown and The Two Jakes have been recently (November 6, 2007) re-released in special collector’s editions. Both are film noir classics, as well as provocative responses to local LA ecology and politics disguised as suspenseful mystery films. And what can be better than watching a film on LA while living in LA? The plots […]

Thanksgiving, Yum, Yum…

Ahhh…Thanksgiving…Time for the culinary ritual…So many palatable souvenirs…Let’s celebrate abundance, a bountiful harvest (anachronism), let’s joyfully worship queen Turkey and her loyal court of accompaniment conspiring insidiuously to our gustatory and stomach debauch! As a proof, did you know that in 2006 harvest, we swallowed with delectation 690 million pounds of cranberry; 1,8 billion bushels […]