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Eat My Shorts - The Stolen Moment- Film Noir‘s Neon Nights and Making Cocktails

“Neon enhances a cityscape, keeps a city’s spirits up in the wee small hours and in all kind of weather, casts color on drab pavements, bounces crazy reflections off dark windows, and draws the eye upward to where you might not otherwise be looking.”   121 more words


Adam Carolla and Kevin Hench's "Road Hard"

The wonder of a small neighborhood theatre is the idea that everybody is welcome to sit and be transported to this magic place that only those who appreciate can go. 329 more words


A Baker's Dozen: Balboa Birthday Bash Cake—How Shall I Bake Thee? Let Me Count the Ways

by Dianne Boate

In 1926, Stalin was coming to power; Lindbergh set a flying record; Mr. Cobb, who owned The Brown Derby, invented a timeless salad, naming it after himself; and—oh, yes!—the Balboa Theater began life here in San Francisco. 455 more words


Balboa Bash!

The Balboa Theatre in San Francisco celebrates its 89th year of showing films by recreating a night at the movies during the jazz age. Travel back in time, dress accordingly and join the party. 755 more words


New Doors Single Benefits All Tribes

You have to hand it to the Doors’ drummer John Densmore: For over 40 years he’s refused to cave-in to requests from advertisers to use his band’s music in commercials when artists of… 483 more words

Jim Morrison

10) 91 Rocks

Since the majority of my high school friends were in the class of 1991, I accumulated more ephemera in this year. We saw the Pixies at the Hollywood Palladium, Queensryche at the Long Beach Arena, Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Balboa Theatre in Newport, spent many a night drinking wine coolers on the train tracks at midnight and ditching class to console depressed friends. 62 more words

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