Welcome to Chow Bella's Bites & Dishes, where Valley chefs and restaurateurs respond to a question New Times food critic Laura Hahnefeld has on her mind. Have a question you'd like to ask? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Miss a question? Go here.Comedy roasts, first made popular by The Friars C ... More >>
Some of the biggest intergalactic badasses in science fiction - not to mention one of the more renowned comic book creators in the world - are scheduled to visit Phoenix Comicon 2012. Organizers of the annual four-day geekfest have spent the past week unveiling their lineup of special guests ... More >>
"Beam me up, Scotty." "There's...somethingonthewing. Some...thing!" "Rock-it-man." Get your best/worst Shatner impression ready, because Phoenix Comicon announced today that none other than Captain James T. Kirk himself, William Shatner, will be the esteemed guest at the convention on Saturday, M ... More >>
Christmas came early for local geeks, as the organizers of Phoenix Comicon started announcing their lineup of guests for next year's event this morning. And if you're a fan of the original Star Trek (or T.J. Hooker, Boston Legal, $#*! My Dad Says, and egocentric bad sci-fi actors in general), the ... More >>
Cult icons come out of the woodwork in Mesa
Insult comic brings the funny to the Improv
Firefly geeks keep the faith
By Jonathan McNamara During the Comedy Central roast of William Shatner, Jason Alexander of "Seinfeld" fame welcomed to the stage, not five feet from Shatner himself, “Roast Master General” Jeff Ross. After insulting a few of his colleagues in the stand-up world, Ross took aim at Shatner and fi ... More >>
Dumb & Dumber stars got his mojo workin
A truly universal remote leads to Sandler's best movie in years
What's it selling? Everything
Vin Diesel wigs out as a mobster on trial
Third Blade delivers close shaves
There's nothing absurd about the appeal of SpongeBob's first movie
Lipstickers, doo-raggers and power lesbians get buck wild at the E-Lounge.
Jim Strait is a Trekkie. But he's not from outer space.
The former Black Flag member speaks his mind
Pronto relies on its reputation more so than its fare for success
Eight Legged Freaks skitters most sexily
Songs From the Analog Playground (Blue Note)
Billy Bob has a simple plan: to sing about life and lovin' his wife
In Osmosis Jones, a virus takes over Bill Murray. So that's his excuse.
Trying to pass off gross-out gags as fantasy, Saving Silverman is a stink bomb
Seeking closure, Robert Wise finally finishes Star Trek: The Motion Picture -- 22 years later
Sandra Bullock is transformed into a pageant beauty in the suitably amiable Miss Congeniality
What the World Needs Now...
Matt Strangewayes and Page the Village Idiot
Faye's Green Room
560 South College, Tempe
Powerful performances from The Weaker Sex
In search of the historic double live album . . . who started it, and who finally finished it off?
Trekkies docu examines starship troupers
Spice Girls shrewdly work every angle at Desert Sky
Debut album proves Nastyboy Klick is as bland as it wants to be
The latest voyage of the Enterprise is a trip worth taking