October 2010

October 2010

Editor’s Letter—October 2010

Editor’s Letter—October 2010

October brings our annual health, beauty and wellness issue, with tales of medical advances, healthy regimens and inspiring recoveries.

Categories: Celebrities / Editor's Letter / Fitness

Q + LA Michael C. Hall

Q + LA Michael C. Hall

The star of Dexter opens wide on his cancer battle, his Lebowski love and his character’s decidedly feline prowess.

Categories: Celebrities / Interviews / Pictorials / Q and LA / Q In LA

50: Rough Sketches

50: Rough Sketches

A colorful visit to a cherished era of packaging gone by.

Categories: 50

Back/Story What Lies Beneath

Back/Story What Lies Beneath

The harrowing true-life account of a CIA deep-sea search for Soviet nuclear warheads off the U.S. coast—and the role L.A. played

Categories: Back/Story / Pictorials / Power Play

Tte--Tte Bryan Ferry

Tête-à-Tête Bryan Ferry

The spotlight this month is on Roxy rocker Bryan Ferry, who's bringing in the biggies on his new solo effort; plus, our panel picks the tunes you should know.

Categories: Music / Turn It Up

The Style List—October 2010

The Style List—October 2010

It's a zero-sum game when models purport to be something they're not...or maybe it's not just models? Plus, the loveliest in lace.

Categories: Fashion / The Style List

Culture(d)—October 2010

Culture(d)—October 2010

It's a decidedly photographic bent with a William Eggleston exhibition at LACMA, a book on reefer films and a tribute to Julius Shulman.

Categories: Art / Books / culture(d) / L.A. History

The Illusion of Allusion

The Illusion of Allusion

For a lady who isn't all she seems—and for the rest of us who may not be either—Lonely Hearts Book Club pulls a little poetic bait and switch.

Categories: Books / Lonely Hearts Book Club

Bare Maximum

Bare Maximum

In a revealing Q&A, Tamara Drewe’s British stunner Gemma Arterton shares that she’s ready to take center stage—and isn't afraid to do it decidedly dowdy.

Categories: Celebrities / Interviews / Photos / Pictorials

Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are

With African tribal artifacts and homegrown L.A. pieces, Ernie and Diane Wolfe’s wonderfully eccentric house suits the idiosyncratic couple to a T.

Categories: Feature Story / Photos / Pictorials

Body of Knowledge The Way Back

Body of Knowledge The Way Back

Inside the art and science of aging gracefully—and rest assured it's a whole lot of both.

Categories: Feature Story / Health+Wellness

Body of Knowledge Full-Frontal Assault

Body of Knowledge Full-Frontal Assault

The battle against breast cancer continues unabated on all fronts—we go to the experts for a checkup to see how itÆs doing.

Categories: Feature Story / Health+Wellness

The Long Run

The Long Run

Overcoming bullet wounds to his legs was a must-race for track star Bryshon Nellum—and he would not settle for second place.

Categories: Feature Story / Photos / Pictorials / Sports

Exercise Authority

Exercise Authority

Want a better body? One of L.A.'s premier celebrity trainers share her fitness A-to-Z’s. She helped Madonna get her guns—she knows.

Categories: Feature Story / Health+Wellness

Social Studies

Social Studies

by Jean-Philippe Delhomme “I’d hoped this desert hideaway would help me concentrate, but it was...

WEB EXCLUSIVEThe Best Medicine

WEB EXCLUSIVEThe Best Medicine

He may not actually be funny himself, but for the past two decades, Dr. Steven Sultanoff has been an evangelist for therapeutic laughter.

Categories: A Picture of Health

WEB EXCLUSIVEFriends Cook at Canel: The Encore

WEB EXCLUSIVEFriends Cook at Canelé:
The Encore

An intrepid food lover steps up once again with an ambitious menu featuring her homegrown honey—is twice on the line tempting fate?

Categories: Food / Square Peg