The father-son duo on religion, discipline, optimal creativity, and what it means to be a Smith in Hollywood.
With its promiscuous use of the mysterious fifth taste, Umami Burger has won over L.A. and out-of-town restaurant critics.
And movie stars no longer do. It’s all about being real, or at least having the ability to project realness.
How the eight-day, multi-venue music festival whistled past “the graveyard.”
… is really just yesterday. My surrogate parent Clayton Coots was one of countless closeted men who didn’t live long enough to see this moment.
Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen can see the future (and it’s mostly good).
American births are at a 25-year low, but the baby business couldn’t be doing better.
Where some see a piece of city history, others envision a new high-rise.
The nonstop birthday party of music’s most productive producer.
Our roundup of news from around the city.
Readers sound off on space travel, officer Pedro Serrano, and more.
Our deliberately oversimplified guide to who falls where on our taste hierarchies. Roll over the images for related links.
With Weiner in, Quinn drifting, Liu seething, and Thompson and De Blasio dueling, the campaign is about to get warm.
A pop minimalist expands his palette.
We asked the D.J., producer, and Major Lazer leader to program the ultimate summer-barbecue soundtrack.
On the set of David O. Russell’s American Hustle.
Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing takes the Bard at his word.
Race in America through the eyes of a Nigerian novelist.
Jerry Saltz on Jeff Koons’s concurrent shows.
25 things to see, hear, watch, and read.
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