Rube Goldbergian

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2009

    A Tale of Two Rums

    Just before Christmas I came across this most amazing book and proceeded to learn more about rum and its relation to our history. Wayne Curtis is a spectacularly good writer. I was originally attracted to the book for its section on Don the Beachcomber and Trader Vic and the invention of the Mai T ... More >>

  • Film

    June 8, 2000

    Driver 23, Where Are You?

    Low-budget documentary about a deliveryman and wanna-be rock star takes some wrong turns

  • Culture

    June 1, 2000

    Art: The Third Dimension

    Crocheted, stitched or etched in Sheetrock, sculpture assumes new identities in current shows