| May 15, 2008
Hours after Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger announced his latest budget revisions Wednesday, he sat down with Times editors and reporters to share his thoughts on taxes, the entertainment business and more. Below are excerpts of his remarks. You can find the...
| May 19, 2008
Remember when fishing was television of last resort, revered by dedicated anglers but glimpsed only occasionally by others, perhaps as a joke or during a visit to Grandpa's? These days, fishing is officially hot: Discovery Channel recently announced...
| Jun 2, 2008
| 7:11 PM
IS THIS city poised to take a bite out of Hollywood's bread and butter?
A dramatically expanded state tax credit for film and television productions has made New York a more appealing shooting locale than ever, bringing a wave of projects into the city...
| Jun 15, 2008
Oscar-winning writer and director Paul Haggis owns four Toyota Priuses and is high on the waiting list to buy a $100,000 Tesla electric roadster. But when he heard about the new Honda FCX Clarity, a hydrogen-powered car that gets 270 miles on a tank and...
| Jun 23, 2008
To: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Re: Screen Actors Guild talks
GOVERNOR, YOU were so inspiring when talking about the American dream back in 2004. Remember?
At the Republican convention, you told everyone what a great place this country is. You...
| Jan 9, 2008
| 3:26 PM
Boop. Boop. Boop boop boop boop boop boop boop boop. BONK.
Ugh! That's it?
TiVo owners and those with other digital-video-recording, skipping-commercials-enabling devices -- 20% of America, we're talking to you! -- you know what we're saying.
| May 18, 2009
At some point during the second season of "Ugly Betty," creator-executive producer Silvio Horta felt the show's operatic shenanigans had gotten out of control. A little too telenovela, if you will.
"There was one episode where Betty was talking to a...
| Jul 18, 2009
Could Lindsay Lohan be just one comedy shy of a comeback?
There was a time not too long ago the 23-year-old was raking in box office and positive praise for her performances in movies such as "Freaky Friday" and the Tina Fey-penned "Mean Girls."
| Nov 2, 2006
Navigating Southern California's flea markets isn't always a day at the beach. In their own words, professionals share their shopping tips and what to do with what you buy.
John Bertram L.A. architect
Every time I spend a weekend in Joshua Tree, I go to...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:11 PM
There is a science to the way products are placed on supermarket shelves, and it is one that can stealthily influences our choices.
What it is not is a likely subject matter for a spiky workplace comedy-drama mash-up. And yet it is just specific and...