| Mar 6, 2009
| 2:10 PM
From 1965 to 1967, British artist Alan Aldridge was the art director of Penguin UK, bringing an edgy, growingly psychedelic design sensibility to its always culture-clashing paperbacks. Eventually, Aldridge and the publisher parted ways, and he spent time...
| Dec 11, 2009
| 6:26 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Gift Rap: The History and Art of Gift Giving
Suggestions from today's show:
Best Practical Holiday Bargain:
Omaha Steaks The Ideal Gift Collection ($59.99): (4 steaks, 8 burgers, 6 stuffed potatoes, 2 stuffed sole,...
| Sep 22, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Sept. 22, 1969: The U.S. tightens inspections at the border as part of Operation Intercept. And hippies gather at Griffith Park. Akron had everything for the swinging bachelor pad -- including armor. Al Capp satirized all sorts of people and popular...
| Oct 27, 2005
THOM and Leslie Beers are possessed, though in no way like Linda Blair or Emily Rose. The couple does not talk in tongues or levitate, but their Sherman Oaks home speaks in an elevated vernacular of its own. An ode to Craftsman and Age of Aquarius arts...