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The Weekend Go Go: Flash Mob Art, OC Microbrews, 50 First Jokes

The Weekend Go Go: Flash Mob Art, OC Microbrews, 50 First Jokes

New Year’s Eve.  That happened. Plus, the world didn’t end so…hurray. Yes, we’re all still exhausted from doomsday angst and subsequent, relieved partying-’til-dawn. Luckily, Ms. Go Go’s first weekend picks of 2013 are a relaxing blend of art on wheels, beer on wheels, and a lot of comics doing what they do best. Go Go’ers, you [...]

Ago

Ago

WHY For celebrity cachet and hearty, South Beach—friendly Tuscan meals of salads followed by delicious bistecca fiorentina, flattened chicken or veal chops with rustic beans. WHAT The star power burns bright at this manly (and pricey) Tuscan trattoria, where the ingredients are good and the plastic surgery is better. WHO With co-owners like Robert De [...]

More New Year’s Eve and Some New Year’s Day Too

More New Year’s Eve and Some New Year’s Day Too

Always on the hunt for high life, Ms. Go Go presents more options for New Year’s revelry.  Here’s a second slate of fun and sin. Go Go’ers, pick your poison. New Year’s Eve Noir Dying to drag out your zoot suit or unleash your inner femme fatale?  Grab some of the extremely limited tix for [...]

Go Go Here: NYE 2013 – The Edison’s Cabaret Ball, Midnight in Venice, and the Cleopatra Ball

Go Go Here: NYE 2013 – The Edison’s Cabaret Ball, Midnight in Venice, and the Cleopatra Ball

You survived Christmas AND the Mayan apocalypse. Good job. Pack away the canned foods and escape route map and celebrate the coming millennium (or just 2013) at one of the following fab New Year’s Eve parties. Bonus: no need to coordinate your evening wear with your gas mask. Swankin’ It at a Speakeasy Kick up [...]

Tastiest Tailgate Messes

Tastiest Tailgate Messes

The Travel Channel’s Adam Richman of “Man v. Food” will be the judge… This year the Wisconsin Badger’s will face off against the Stanford Cardinal’s for the Tournament of Roses Champions title.  BUT another show down is brewing between Badger and Cardinal fans – and it involves something almost as sacred as their teams – [...]

The Weekend Go Go: Apocalypto, Don Tiki’s Hot Lava Holiday Show, Down & Dirty Xmas, Everything is Terrible and L.A. County Holiday Celebration

The Weekend Go Go: Apocalypto, Don Tiki’s Hot Lava Holiday Show, Down & Dirty Xmas, Everything is Terrible and L.A. County Holiday Celebration

Go Go’ers, we’ve done our best to skirt the edges of the season (kind of ) but the world is (maybe) ending so let’s go out with a kiss and a bang, shall we? Ms. Go Go herewith presents the best of the happy, merry, holiday ho-ho-hoping-you’re-having-a-swell-time  events-around-town. It’s a good time in the City [...]

The Weekend Go Go: Cinefamily Telethon, Santa Monica Pub Crawl, and Charles Phoenix Retro Holiday Show

The Weekend Go Go: Cinefamily Telethon, Santa Monica Pub Crawl, and Charles Phoenix Retro Holiday Show

Go Go’ers, Christmas is coming. Maybe you already knew that. But maybe you didn’t know about the Christmas (kind-of) events happening this weekend? Get ready for a whole different kind of Ho Ho Ho. How to Postpone Christmas Of course, Cinefamily is your go-to destination for all things wild, wacky and wonderful cinema.  But starting TODAY, [...]

Go Go Here: Literary Death Match and an Apocalyptic Christmas

Go Go Here: Literary Death Match and an Apocalyptic Christmas

It’s 12-12-12 but the significance of today’s date…whatever it  is… is pretty much overshadowed by the imminence of Baby Jesus’s birthday and the end of the world, whichever comes first. Seriously, who can think about gumdrops and wise guys men when the world as we know it may soon cease to exist? The solution?  Mid-week [...]

Michael’s

Michael’s

WHY Its patio, its still-amazing art collection and its new front-of-the-house cocktail lounge. WHAT Michael McCarty opened his namesake restaurant back in 1979 and was hugely influential in defining what was dubbed California cuisine and went on to become modern American cooking. His kitchen helped make goat cheese, arugula and caramelized onions a wildly popular [...]

Soot Bull Jeep

Soot Bull Jeep

WHY For the quintessential grill-your-own Koreatown experience—it’s a great place to bring out-of-towners. WHAT You’ll smell like meaty smoke all night after dinner here, and you won’t mind a bit. It’s one of Koreatown’s best-known places, a dive with brusque service and a constant wait for a table. Thepanchan (side dishes) aren’t as complex and [...]