Judging from Entertainment Weekly's Top 25 Simpsons episodes, it looks like 1993 was the hey-day.
Fascinating story on how Carson Daly's voice is cut up and put into a database of sound which is then recomposed into a radio program ("Carson Daly Most Requested") that is broadcast to 140 radio stations -- 11 of them as a "local" program.
L.A. Times thinks the indie film is dead.
New Yorker on Tokyo Toys.
The naked Courtney Love photo shoot for Q magazine.
Conservative rag National Review tears into Derrida, the film and the man. "He is not now, nor has he ever been, a philosopher in any recognizable sense of the word, nor even a trafficker in significant ideas; he is rather a intellectual con artist, a polysyllabic grifter who has duped roughly half the humanities professors in the United States."
Only locals will get this one, but I have to post it anyway: Boycott Chino Latino Online Petition. People are still apparently angry about the "Happy Hour: Cheaper than a Bangkok Brothel" billboards around town.
BigChampagne.com measures what music people are downloading on the internet.
On attending the DVD Premiere Awards.