Archive for November, 2010

Scott Thompson talks Danny Husk, The Hollow Planet and Kids In The Hall with The B Side

h1 Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

By Rick A Mortis, Editor in Chief

Only 24 more hours to go before Danny Husk: The Hollow Planet, created and written by Kids in the Hall’s Scott Thompson, hits the bookshelves. Did you order your copy yet from Frozen Beach Studios?

The B Side had the great honor to do a phone interview with the awesome and hysterical Scott Thompson.With no further ado, here yah go:

From Scott Thompson’s not so secret headquaters Starbucks.

The B Side: Hey Scott it’s great to sit down and talk with you.

Scott: Great to talk with you as well. I am here at Starbucks where of course someone is pissing in a corner.

The B Side: Of course Buddy Cole would appreciate that.

Scott: Yeah Buddy would, Danny Husk would make the best of it.

The B Side: Of course I am sure Danny would make some comment especially if there’s brown stuff.

Scott: Yeah as long as it’s brown stuff…you know Danny, my God. That’s an obscure one.

The B Side: Yeap a huge fan and really looking forward to the graphic novel featuring Danny Husk.

Scott: So happy with the graphic novel and Frozen Beach Studios. Really happy with this form of storytelling. This will be a trilogy. All great things come in threes.

The B Side: So this will be your Star Wars?

Scott: Mmmmmm more like Lord of the Rings.

The B Side: Yeah better reference considering the latest Star War movies.

Scott: The last ones where such crap…

The B Side: Exactly.

Scott: Midichlorians? Come on! Read the rest of this entry �

Surely you can’t be serious - Leslie Nielsen - Sunday. November 28, 2010

h1 Monday, November 29th, 2010

Legendary funny man Leslie Nielsen died today of complications of pneumonia in a hospital near his home in Fort Lauderdale, this according to his agent. He was 84.

Nielsen was best known for his roles in “Airplane” and the “Naked Gun” series as well loved for his roles in such cult classics as “Forbidden Planet”, “Poseidon Adventure”, the Disney series “The Swamp Fox” and Read the rest of this entry �

Director Irvin Kershner of The Empire Strikes Back - Becomes part of the force at 87 - Monday, November 29, 2010

h1 Monday, November 29th, 2010

US director Irvin Kershner, who made “The Empire Strikes Back”, has died at the age of 87, Star Wars creator George Lucas said Monday, praising him as a “mentor” and a “true gentleman.”

Kershner, who also directed Sean Connery as James Bond in “Never Say Never Again” (1983) and Peter Weller in “Robocop II” (1990), died at home in Los Angeles after a long illness, his goddaughter Adriana Santini told AFP.

Lucas, who hired Kershner to make the second Star Wars movie in 1980, said he had lost a friend. Read the rest of this entry �

The Really Really Free Market - Sunday, December 5, 2010 - Anaheim

h1 Monday, November 29th, 2010

It’s time for another Really Really Free Market in conjunction with Anaheim Food Not Bombs! The last was was really great, so lets do it again!

This one is a bit earlier, from 11am to 4pm, due to the nights falling upon us sooner.

The laydown:


**Bring stuff you don’t want/need anymore and come pick up some stuff you do want/need!** Read the rest of this entry �

LMA FEST = LOVE, MUSIC & ART FESTIVAL - Saturday - Sunday, December 4 & 5, 2010 - Los Angeles State Historic Park

h1 Monday, November 29th, 2010

LMA FEST = Love, Music & Art Festival

Hey friends, we are very proud to announce the launch party for the LMA Festivals at The Los Angeles State Historic Park. LMA FEST is a festival/lifestyle/brand created for the city of Los Angeles to support the art & dance music community. Our concept is about family, friendship, music, love, peace, people, culture, lifestyle, community, laughter, networking, dancing and above all enjoyment of your life and others. Every event we have we will be working with local charity’s and foundations in which we will give back to the city. Our mission is to create a unique festival that supports Love, Music & Art in LA

“LET’S COME TOGETHER” Read the rest of this entry �

Reel Queer Cinema presents: “Angels in America” FREE!! Saturday, December 4, 2010 - Art Theatre - Long Beach

h1 Monday, November 29th, 2010

In honor of World AIDS Day 2010 the AMP, Long Beach Cinematheque and the Center Long Beach have teamed up to bring you the amazing film Angels In America in a 2-part screening for FREE…yes 100% free to encourage awareness and education in the fight against HIV/AIDS in our community.

Millennium Approaches
11:00am on Saturday, December 4th

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Happy Thanksgiving! Thursday, November 25, 2010

h1 Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Happy Thanksgiving from The B Side! We are thankful for our amazing staff and readers. Be safe and be well.

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Cinefama Pajama Party III: Labyrinth & Return To Oz! - Saturday at 8:00pm - November 28, 2010 - Cinefamily - Silent Movie Theatre

h1 Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

You’re the babes with the power — what power? The power of voodoo — who do? You do — what? Remind me of the babes! Calling all babes, ladies, and girly girls: get your finest PJs on, and get ready to party with the Cinefamily for the third installment of our Cinefamma Pajama Parties. Join us for a night of slumber party favorites, crafts, snacks, and let’s not forget — DANCE PARTY! No boys allowed — ok, whatever, like we even care, we guesssssss boys can come. Jeez. DJ Dia (KSPC) will be here to play tunes before and after the films!

YOWZAH! We have so many exciting things lined up for Cinefama Pajama Party III: Labyrinth & Return To Oz! including hair magic by Goo, nail polish stations provided by aiibeauty, The Lake street ice cream truck, craft table by Paw Paw-Club, bubbles, sillybandz, tunes by DeeJay Dia, and lots more! Wear your finest PJs! Men: if you’re gonna dare to show your face you better be in PJs or dressed as Jareth! Read the rest of this entry �

Jackie Beat’s All-You-Can-Eat Christmas! Friday - Sunday, December 3-5, 2010 - The Cavern Club Theater - Silverlake

h1 Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

It’s that time of the year again!  Time to do what we Americans do best!  Worship the God of our choosing?  Celebrate with friends and family?  Show gratitude for our many blessings?

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(Long Beach)RED - World’s AIDS Day - Wednesday, December 1, 2010 - Long Beach

h1 Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Long Beach is going (RED)!

In partnership with the international campaign (RED)TM the City of Long Beach will join cities from around the world in recognizing World AIDS Day by illuminating numerous downtown landmarks in red on the evening of December 1, 2010.

Festivities will include:
· RALLY: Mayor Foster will host a rally with music at the Terrace Theater fountain plaza starting at 6 p.m. The first 500 people to arrive will receive a (Long Beach)RED lanyard and glow stick.

· DINE: Local restaurants in the downtown area will participate by donating a portion of their proceeds to four local charities that focus on AIDS related care and education projects within Long Beach. Read the rest of this entry �

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