Harvey Pekar

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    The Most Worthlessly Obscure Bands on The Soundstrike's Arizona Boycott List

    ​Well, Thursday is finally upon us -- however, what could have been an entirely shitty day was made less so by the wonderful foresight of U.S. District Court Judge Susan Bolton and her injunctions on SB 1070. Gov. Brewer's evil army of mercenaries will have to wait until a decision is made on the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 10, 2008

    Twain in Vain

    Waiting for Godot’s other shoe to drop

  • Film

    August 23, 2007

    Bugaboo Confidential

    Life as a young, hot, white, educated nanny in the city sure is a drag

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2006

    Kiss My Ashes Wednesday Dead Ringer: Er, for Paul Giamatti's Harvey Pekar in American Splendor, perhaps? I'm not sure what's creepier about this Ashes to Portraits website, the fact that they're actually mixing human cremains (i.e., cremated remains) into oil-based paint and using it to de ... More >>

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Sour Grapes

    A bitter wine freak makes an adorable hero in Alexander Payne’s Sideways

  • Culture

    February 12, 2004

    The Hard Sell

    Local filmmaker Shane Carruth won Sundance's top honor. what?

  • Film

    January 1, 2004

    Forget It

    You saw Paycheck last year... don'tcha remember?

  • News

    January 1, 2004

    The Sorrow and the Pity

    In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed

  • Film

    August 28, 2003

    Stupor Man

    Harvey Pekar wears no costume, but he's a comic-book hero nonetheless

  • Film

    May 15, 2003

    Think Different

    Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?

  • Music

    November 21, 1996
  • Music

    May 18, 1995
  • Music

    December 1, 1994