Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Saturday, April 5, 2014


Welcome to the Casbah

What happened to the magnificent bar-lounge at the Biltmore?

It appears to have morphed into Turkish-bazaar-meets-Moroccan-brothel.

Ty Warner, once the paragon of good taste, has sadly debased the quintessential Montecito experience.

It's almost as if Disneyland strove to reinvent the hookah bar as hell.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014


Photo:  Thomas Van Stein

Everyone's favorite bounty hunter, Bob Burton, is alive & well at Santa Barbara Convalescent Hospital.