John Waters

Devo frontman Mark Mothersbaugh and the band appeared in a rare live show at Burger Boogaloo in Oakland over the weekend. (Courtesy Wrealano@aol.com)

Devo, in what may be last show ever, rocks out Burger Boogaloo

Bay area favorites and music legend for nearly five decades, Devo may…

 

Katie Couric is under fire for misrepresenting the views of arms proponents in her movie "Under the Gun." (Courtesy photo)

Scoop: Gun lovers file defamation suit against Katie Couric

Gun lovers are mad about being misrepresented in the Katie Couric-narrated documentary…

 

John Waters, center, is pleased with the restored reissue of his second feature, 1970’s “Multiple Maniacs.” (Courtesy Lawrence Irvin/Janus Films)

John Waters: Art film logo on ‘Multiple Maniacs’ most ‘shocking’

John Waters’ second feature “Multiple Maniacs” -- about depraved performance artists who…

 

Traci Lords, pictured in Los Angeles in 2012, is co-hosting the Burger Boogaloo in Oakland this weekend. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Fashion is Traci Lords’ latest passion

Traci Lords found the Wanda Woodward phenomenon surprising at first. Whenever she…

Traci Lords, pictured in Los Angeles in 2012, is co-hosting the Burger Boogaloo in Oakland this weekend. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
In a promotion for an interview with Priyanka Chopra, who stars in TV’s “Quantico,” ABC accidentally ran video footage of a different Indian actress.  {Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Scoop: Priyanka Chopra accepts apology for mistaken identity blunder

Apparently some folks at ABC have a hard time distinguishing between Indian…

In a promotion for an interview with Priyanka Chopra, who stars in TV’s “Quantico,” ABC accidentally ran video footage of a different Indian actress.  {Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
In this Sept. 2, 1959, file photo, Blaze Starr, a burlesque star and stripper, arrives in New Orleans by plane from Miami to visit Louisiana Gov. Earl K. Long.  (AP PHOTO)

Legendary stripper Blaze Starr dies at 83

Blaze Starr, the burlesque icon who rose from notoriety to infamy through…

In this Sept. 2, 1959, file photo, Blaze Starr, a burlesque star and stripper, arrives in New Orleans by plane from Miami to visit Louisiana Gov. Earl K. Long.  (AP PHOTO)
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John Waters releases video to help struggling Roxie Theater

The man who brought us iconic films such as “Pink Flamingos,” “Hairspray”…

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