May 27, 2012 |
The clean, crisp modern lines of "Tron" have been replaced by the chaotic, rose-colored acid trip of "Alice in Wonderland," but outside of an extensive cosmetic makeover, little has changed now that Disney California Adventure has rethemed its nightly dance party from ElecTRONica to the Mad T Party. PHOTOS: Mad T Party at Disney California Adventure The shiny new look seems tailor-made for the short attention spans of the wall-to-wall under-25 crowd of mostly high school and college kids who have made the alcohol-infused and music-centric outdoor rave a wildly popular success at the Anaheim theme park.
November 1, 2008 |
Bruce Springsteen chose Friday to unveil a Halloween-inspired blues rave-up, a song that came days after the artist announced he would not be able to have his annual Halloween display at his Rumson, N.J., mansion because the high volume of visitors caused too much disruption for the neighborhood. "If you grew up in Central or South Jersey you grew up with the 'Jersey Devil,' " Springsteen wrote on his website, brucespringsteen.net, where the song is available for a free download. "Here's a little musical Halloween treat.
April 11, 2013 |
For proof of how fast the business of design is changing, look no further than Fab. The site launched in 2010 as a TripAdvisor-Foursquare-Yelp social-networking hybrid called Fabulis was aimed at gay men. But having burned through most of its start-up cash, it regrouped in February 2011 with just three employees and a new mission to be an online design store. “We started selling underwear. We sold Emeco chairs . We sold random stuff,” said Bradford Shellhammer, the company's co-founder and chief design officer.
July 14, 2010 |
Learning Assembler is fun.
October 26, 1986
The secret word is imaginative. "Pee-wee's Playhouse" is great Saturday morning fun. Thank you, CBS. Agnes C. Santiago
December 24, 1994
It is tough enough to rank college football teams, but for anyone to nationally rank high school teams is a total joke. No one on either coast has any idea of how the teams compare. Unfortunately, instead of being for fun, they are part of the all-too-early "winning is everything" mentality. BRYAN SHAUN Malibu
April 28, 1991
Thanks, CBS, for bringing back "Northern Exposure." The season premiere had us sliding onto the floor and giggling well through the commercials. What fun! Jennifer Clarke, Los Angeles
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 6, 1989
Although millions of us will mourn for Lucille Ball, who gave us an unlimited number of hours of great, great talented fun, she has already been made welcome by millions of others who have been waiting for her. Our loss is their gain. I salute a wonderful lady whose career I have followed for more than 55 years. GEORGE FURLONG Long Beach
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 21, 2013 |
Angelenos taking to car-free streets along CicLAvia's 15-mile route say they came out to have fun, enjoy family and give back to the community. One volunteer, who rode in the past, said she wanted to help Sunday because it was important to let people know that biking can be fun, and family-friendly, particularly when you don't have to worry about potential danger from cars. But some came to the streets with other means of transportation, For Spencer Knight a skateboard was the way to go. What made him want to skateboard the entire route?