Volume 15 Issue 10

The Talking Issue

An Interview with a Mexican Coke Dealer

Julián has been working Mexico City for two decades. He agreed to take us on a ride-along as he worked.
Emmanuel Cobos, Marco Tulio Valencia
5.7.13
Stuff

An Interview with a Lady Who Is a Urologist

So there's this very cute Italian girl who happens to be a professional urologist, which means that she handles cocks all day, every day. From seven in the morning to seven in the evening, she checks out cocks. Let's talk to her. About cocks.
STAFF
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

A Very, Very Important Q&a With American Idol Judge Kara Dioguardi...

We threw the best prank caller in the world on this fucking American Idol call. He only got one question in among the robots and shit stains, but it’s a funny one.
Andrew Earles
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

Three Older Kids We Thought Were Cool In High School

Memories of tattoos, hardcore, and breaking into classrooms.
Ryan Duffy, John McSwain, Julia Wertz
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

Joss Whedon

Fuck it. It's time to come out of the closet. We were/are total nerds for Joss Whedon and <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer</i>.
Liz Armstrong; Photo: Jeaneen Lund
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

Charlie Kaufman

Here’s an interview with the guy who wrote all those movies that you like.
Eddy Moretti
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

A Guy Who Was A Test-tube Baby

Around 30 years ago, some guy jerked off into a cup and the sperm was frozen until a team of doctors dethawed it and injected it into some lady's egg that was in a petri dish or something.
Sarah Steinberg; Photo: Guillame Simoneau
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

Mike Leigh

I’ve been watching Mike Leigh’s movies for almost 20 years and every time I see a new one I have a fantasy conversation with him afterward.
Steve Lafreniere; Photo: Leo Leigh
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

My Dad The Air Traffic Controller

My father has been an Air Traffic Controller at the Philadelphia International Airport since 1985 when I was four years old. This may explain all of the beatings I received from him while I was growing up, given that it's the second most stressful job...
John Sharkey; Photo: Sharkey's Mum
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

A Puppet Master

Here’s what you do: You eat yourself some mushrooms and then you go on down to the Bob Baker Marionette Theater in downtown LA and have yourself a magical little experience.
Justin Champion; Photos: Lizzie Brandt
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

The Detective Who Busted Two Old Ladies...

This year, in Los Angeles, two senior citizens, Helen Golay, 77, and Olga Rutterschmidt, 75, were convicted of murder. They were both sentenced to consecutive life terms.
Jeff Johnson
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

The Ladies Of Duke

Emily Hunt and Raquel Welsh are the two responsible for the Sydney based, celebrity-trash-culture and op-shop fashion obsessed <i>Duke</i> magazine.
Wilfred Brandt
10.2.08
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