Category Archives: The Good Life

Pizza, Five Ways

Eddie Pensier writes: The best pizza in the world, as everybody knows, no longer exists. It is the pizza of your childhood*. That first magical bite sets the flavor, which you spend the rest of your life attempting to recapture. … Continue reading

Posted in Food and health, The Good Life, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

“The Great Beauty”

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: A fanciful jaunt through modern-day Rome seen through the eyes of a nearing-the-end-of-the-road libertine, “The Great Beauty” consciously evokes Fellini, though it’s free of Fellini’s attenuation and his lordly high-handedness. Writer-director Paolo Sorrentino has the advertising-soaked sensibility … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, The Good Life | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Naked Lady of the Week: Hayley-Marie Coppin

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: Hayley-Marie is a British model who got her start as a Page 3 girl about 11 years ago. She’s gone on to pose for a slew of websites, often working as what Wikipedia describes as a … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Sex, The Good Life | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Naked Lady of the Week: Bettie Page

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: The one and only. Content below the jump, lovely though it is, is unsuitable for the workplace environment. Happy Friday.

Posted in Photography, Sex, The Good Life | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

Umami Burger, Revisited

Eddie Pensier writes: Paleo Retiree has blogged about the phenomenon that is Umami Burger. When I learned that the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX had a UB, it was decided that it would be our last meal on this … Continue reading

Posted in Food and health, The Good Life, Travel | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Naked Lady of the Week: Anna Tatu

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: This Czech brunette has grown on me. I love her wonky little Elvis grin and the way her still-ripening vivaciousness plays off the sleepy indolence lurking in the depths of her big, almond-shaped eyes. Gotta love the curves, too. The well-fed … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Sex, The Good Life | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Three Waffles In Three Days

Eddie Pensier writes: (with apologies to Neil Finn) Three waffles in three days So indulgent, breakfast, dinner, either works well Sweet above and crisp below Syrup dribbles in the pockets sitting on my plate, Even if it’s getting cold Gorgeous … Continue reading

Posted in Food and health, Personal reflections, The Good Life, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

A Day in the Life of an Ancient Athenian Citizen

Blowhard, Esq. writes: It’s the 5th century BC. Because Athens’s allies pay the city tribute (i.e. protection money in exchange for Athens shielding them from the Persians), you are sufficiently wealthy that you don’t need to work for a living. You … Continue reading

Posted in History, The Good Life | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Village Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Molyvos, Lesbos, Greece. Source. Click on the image to enlarge.

Posted in Architecture, The Good Life, Travel | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Naked Lady of the Week: Charlotte Stokely

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: Charlotte is a freckle-faced, butt-heavy porn actress and model who’s got a plush, Louisiana-jailbait-meets-California-golden-girl appeal. When she started she was charmingly fleshy, almost plump; these days the baby fat has been replaced by a chic, model-like … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Sex, The Good Life | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments