Single issues are not dying, but evolving

What’s the best way to tell a story? Last week, an article in the AV Club by Ryan McGee questioned if the rise in serialized television dramas had killed off the singular episode as a way of telling the story. McGee said that as longer storylines emerged, the basic episode stopped being its own story, […]

Haute Highlights

View Haute Highlights 03-01 in a larger map That Is All: An Evening With John Hodgman Largo at the Coronet Friday, March 2, 8:30 p.m. Daily Show “Resident Expert” John Hodgman — you probably also remember him as the sad, uncool “PC” in Apple’s “Get A Mac” ad campaign — brings his mix of nerdy […]

Woody Allen adapting ‘Bullets Over Broadway’ for Broadway

Woody Allen will be adapting his 1994 film, Bullets Over Broadway, into a musical that will open on Broadway in 2013. Julian Schlossberg and Letty Aronson, his producing team, who were also behind the filmmaker’s 2011 Broadway show, Honeymoon Hotel, announced the project. Bullets Over Broadway is generally considered to be one of Woody Allen’s […]

Patrick Stump of Fall Out Boy will stop performing

In a sincere Tumblr blog post written by Patrick Stump of Fall Out Boy, the performer announced that he has no interest in performing in public any time soon. Stump was prompted to write this post after reading a nostalgic article from, where the author, Jacob Tender, talked about how important Fall Out Boy’s 2005 album, […]


The following incidents were reported in the USC Dept. of Public Safety daily incident log between Sunday, Feb. 26, and Tuesday, Feb. 28. View Roundup 02-29 in a larger map Crimes against property At 8:48 p.m. on Feb. 27, DPS officers on routine patrol observed a suspect prowling in the bike racks at the Von […]