Thursday, June 19, 2008

Fremont Fair: Naked Cyclists Get Their Own T-Shirts

During my live online radio interview with Adina Johnson, Fremont Fair Producer, she talked about the merchandise artwork developed by chalk illustrationist, Lou Patnode, that will be available at the Fair this weekend on T-shirts.

The Fremont Parade Solstice Cyclists T-Shirt Artwork


Monday, June 09, 2008

DiCaprio to Play Nolan Bushnell in Atari | The Underwire from

DiCaprio to Play Nolan Bushnell in Atari | The Underwire from "Leonardo DiCaprio will star as Nolan Bushnell in Atari, a new Paramount Pictures biopic about the man who brought us Pong and Chuck E. Cheese.
Bushnell turned down a number of previous requests to turn his life story into a movie, according to Variety, but signed off on a pitch by Craig Sherman and Brian Hecker (Bart Got a Room).
DiCaprio, who's also pushing to make Brave New World, knows a little something about ingenious inventor-entrepreneurs, having earned an Oscar nomination for portraying Howard Hughes in The Aviator."

Wednesday, June 04, 2008

With these tips you should be able to throw a pizza crust like a pro


I've always found it easy to make pizza dough at home -- easy, as long as I wanted a crust that baked up thick, puffy and irregularly shaped. Forming an even, flat, thin circle of dough has been an entirely different ball of dough.

The novice status of my crust was thrown, so to speak, in my face when I picked up pizza at Pagliacci. I jealously watched staffers take just seconds to transform a ball of dough seemingly much like mine into a twirling dervish, then into a supple, flat, even, 17-inch blank palette. The process looked as smooth, inevitable and unattainable as a magic trick. Read More

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