Herb Caen

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    RIP "Herb Caen"

    I regret to report that the often far-out and always lovable Pulp commenter known as Herb Caen died in real life of lung cancer on Saturday morning at the age of 58.A friend of Herb's who found my phone number in his phone after his death called to let me know. Herb called me only a couple of times, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2009

    The Sipple Life: From Sailboat Bend to 'Nam to 'Frisco, for a Date With Destiny

    I don't reckon there's many of you who remember Oliver Sipple. He was the troubled gay man who never wanted to be famous -- and wasn't, really -- even though he deserved to be. If for no other reason than for his knack for accidental encounters with major historical figures. Like Harvey Milk and Ger ... More >>

  • Music

    February 5, 2009

    South Florida According to Brooklyn

    Sometimes, even I'm a jackass.