Grilled Octopus with Braised Black-Eyed Peas
Tender, steak-like octopus gets topped with a spicy Guajillo chile sauce and homemade pesto, and rests on a bed of nicely stewed black-eyed peas.
Meet the Woman Fighting for the Right to Go Topless in LA
Melissa Diner thinks that the law banning the areolas of "female persons" could use some tweaking.
One of the Stars of '10 Things I Hate About You' Started a Religion
Inside the church of Andrew Keegan.
Shyam Dodge and Shanrah Wakefield
We Asked Someone What It Feels Like to Be Struck By Lightning
After a freak thunderstorm storm in Los Angeles last weekend, 13 people were struck by bolts of lightning. We wanted to know what it felt like. Does your hair stand straight up? Does lightning burn?
LA Hippies Are Getting Arrested for Having Drum Circles
As rich people move into Venice Beach, the cops are cracking down on weird shit.
He gets a pass into the scene that was ground zero for modern street skating.
dos and donts
Cultural assassins Fat Jew and Cat Marnell commandeer a surveillance van to make fun of the hottest messes on the streets of Venice Beach.
Fat Jew and Cat Marnell
Venice Beach Is a Paradise
They even have their own Jesus.