Celebrity Smoke Signals By Blaise Covert - July 11, 2014
Ever since Barack and Michelle Obama visited 12 Bones Smokehouse in Asheville during the president's first term, there's been an extra flame fueling the already naturally competitive barbecue business.
Bezoar it Or Not Nightclub owners enlighten the dark
By Dorothy Foltz-Gray Photo by Max Cooper The place couldn't be named anything else. Inside, shelves lining the Odditorium's dark walls exhibit the eccentric with loving reverence: a lachrymatory (a bottle to catch the tears of the grieving); a pair of Chinese foot-binding shoes the size of a flip phone; One-Eyed Willie, a white bunny in formaldehyde; and a bezoar, or petrified hairball, likely coughed up by an elephant. (more)...
Baby Dragons to the Rescue By Marcianne Miller - July 11, 2014
How to Train Your Dragon 2 is the most fun I've had in a movie theatre in ages — and just one week ago I had thought nothing could ever top Disney's live action stunner, Maleficent. Not only did I not want Dragon 2 to end, but I was bummed that I couldn't immediately watch it all over again.
Chef 3.0 By Marcianne Miller - June 12, 2014
Quick Take: An unhappy chef loses his job and becomes a happy food truck cook.
MALEFICENT 5.0 By Marcianne Miller - June 12, 2014
Quick Take: The bitter queen of the fairies learns about redemption through the goodness of a human princess.
X-Men: Days of Future Past 4.5 By Marcianne Miller - June 12, 2014
Quick Take: The mutants must go back in time to prevent their annihilation by the Sentinel robots.