Cold Dead Fish

Cold. Dead. Fish. That is what I thought about 20 years ago when some loyal customers from San Diego took me to a quaint beach-side sushi bar. It was the first time I’d seen real sushi. Before that, all I had was a scene from The Breakfast Club. Gawd! It sucked. I tried the $10 [...]

Millennium Trilogy film review with meatballs

If you are looking for an objective review of the Swedish film adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium series; The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest; then keep looking, you will not find it here. Why? Well, unlike politicians where you have to [...]

Raw Beef

L’Atelier du Marché 4 Rue Saussier Leroy 75017 Paris, France 01 42 27 73 50 It was a cold winter evening.  We just arrived in Paris via train from Montpellier–I was cold and hungry.  After a long taxi ride to our hotel, and a quick check-in, my colleagues and I set off to L’Atelier du [...]