It begins today with Angelina Jolie regressing from Earth Goddess to cartoonish badass (Wanted), and before it ends you'll find DJ Skeet Skeet, Heidi Fleiss and a free screening of that most profound masterpiece A Fish Called Wanda.
Things to do for June 19, 2008
The Weekend Starts Here
The weekend has gone fishin'.
With the next season of the Hollywood Bowl officially kicking off this weekend, you might appreciate the wine-soaked-picnic offerings at Little Next Door. The "Pinandier" (aka, wine crate) holds 12 bottles…and a bit of food from behind the counter, too.
It's hard to argue with Euro-basic staples, when they're: A) cut slim, B) in classic colors and C)
411: Begins June 19, 619 N. Croft Ave (S. of Melrose), West Hollywood, 323-297-0414
With display copies going for 75% off, you can ensure your coffee table isn't jealous of your new shirt.
411: June 20-22, Taschen Beverly Hills, 354 N. Beverly Dr (between Brighton and Dayton), Beverly Hills, 310-274-4300
Scoop up rare foods, spices, oils and paella pans at 75% off at this going-out-of-business sale (RIP).
Because you've always thought food should complement beer, not vice versa, you're already prepared for this five-course, hops-heavy feast. They even put beer in the ice cream.
Life in LA is admittedly incomplete without having drunk from a ceramic boot at the revolving bar atop the Bonaventure Hotel. Now comes the orange and crimson Suede Bar on the building's ground floor, because sometimes an unmoving floor is better.