Rev: 'Crap Cars' features page after page of crappy cars with their original marketing photos and Porter's pithy analysis of what makes a bad car really bad.
Oil Slick: Politics and oil muddy the waters in confusing international thriller 'Syriana.'
Charlie Can't Wank: Eight-String guitar phenom Charlie Hunter brings his simpler, more melodic trio back home for the holidays.
The Rock Show: Sean Paul; Carla Kihlstedt; Hella, Giraffes? Giraffes!
The Heart of Moving Parts: From limited edition books costing thousands of dollars to inexpensive chapbooks of political poetry, Felicia Rice takes publishing to beautiful extremes.
Big Fish: Sea Harvest puts Moss Landing on the map as a dining destination.
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