Tag Archives: San Francisco

WonderCon Returns to the Southland — For Good?

I can’t remember if I brought up the topic here or on my other blog, but the comic convention scene in the Los Angeles area still is in the midst of… sorting itself out. It’s in flux. Would I call it royally fluxed? … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: Imitation, Flattery & Everything In Between

Are you familiar with the concept of the “Plague Doctor?” In the 14th century dudes dressed up in a long overcoat and leather breeches sealed with wax or suet, donned a wide-brimmed black cap and a freaky bird-beak mask stuffed … Continue reading

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