RESTAURANT QUALITY IN MY PANTRY!

Mildessa Mild German Sauerkraut, 28.6 oz. Can Pros: The mild flavor let’s you taste all of your sandwich, not soggy or drippy like supermarket brands. Cons: Because it comes in a can, you need to have a container ready for leftovers. I adore Manhattan Deli in Reno. Housed in Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, its menu boasts Reuben

“THE DEVIL RIDES WITH YOU…” SABATA

SABATA Pros: Lee Van Cleef; some decent action down the stretch Cons: Villains aren’t particularly threatening at any point; feels small-scale when compared to the best Italo-westerns A few years after Italian producer Alberto Grimaldi and director Sergio Leone had wrapped up the so-called “Dollars Trilogy” with 1966’s magnificent The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly,

“MY EYES ARE SORE FROM BEING A SENATOR…COULDN’T TAKE IT NO MORE GONNA REVEAL EVERYTHING”

Bulworth Pros: The sheer audacity and political incorrectness of it, original storytelling. Cons: Some imperfections Warren Beatty’s 1998 dramedy/satire Bulworth is one film that made a minor impact at the time. But seems to have been forgotten by much of the public. Wag The Dog, another political satire from the same period, seems to be

IT’S OKAY TO BE TAKEYA

Takeya Glass Bottle with Silicone Sleeve Pros: Reusable, dishwasher safe, glass, silicone sleeve Cons: none for me, some might consider the lack of a straw or spout a problem. I’m a water fanatic.  Never thought I’d say those words—for the 26-plus years I smoked, I hated water.  Tasted awful, like ashtrays smelled.  I needed my drinks strongly