This is Boardner’s in Hollywood – yet another Hollywood bar that is not quite sure what it wants to be. It’s dark and moody, but the bar is curvy with mood lighting better suited for West Hollywood than an historic L.A. dive bar. We stopped in to see what all the commotion in the street was about.Read more "The Dude Abides"
Saturday was a lazy day. A long walk in Venice, and the “mental disturbance” tour of Venice Beach, with lunch and some gratuitous nudity and dog abuse for a floor show. Regrouping in L.A., Lurleen and I then went hunting for a decent Hollywood dive bar. We strolled over to the Tinhorn to meet the […]Read more "So Long, and Thanks for all the Fish"
It’s Sunday night in Hollywood. The last hints of day are long gone. In the Parlour Room on Yucca, you wouldn’t know this. Like any good former strip club (or casino), there are no windows or clocks to trouble you with the passage of time. Even the patio out back hides the truth after dark. […]Read more "Girl, Don’t They Warn You"