Monthly Archives: February 2010

Fly Favorites: February 2010

CNN Traveller highlights the diverse and sundry architecture of beautiful Downtown Cairo. Carlo Alcos of Matador Trips takes five weeks to cycle around that faded Caribbean beauty, Cuba. From Seoul to the Seine, photographer and very stylish fille Felicia Shelton … Continue reading

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From the AV Room: Of Isolation and Melancholy

San Francisco’s black population has declined from 13% in 1970 to 7% today. Micah sees himself as less than one-in-ten; Joanne sees herself as just one. Medicine for Melancholy explores love, race, and, to my mind, America’s most beautiful city. … Continue reading

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The Great San Francisco Fly Brother Meet-Up

On Saturday, I had the absolute pleasure of meeting up with a couple of old friends and more than a few new ones at the first ever Fly Brother Meet-Up, held at the aptly named Fly Bar and Restaurant in … Continue reading

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Strange Passage

Living outside of New York, it’s easy to miss entertaining, insightful, and even inspirational stage plays. Thanks to Spike Lee, the entertaining, insightful, and inspirational Passing Strange was filmed on its very last Broadway performance in 2008, capturing an amazing … Continue reading

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Fly Brother Podcast – Season 1, Episode 3: Carnival!

In this episode of the Fly Brother Podcast: The Whats Whens Wheres and Hows of Carnival Season 1, Episode 3: Carnival! Playlist: 1. “Na Onda do Berimbau” – Monobloco* 2. “Baila en la Calle” – Luis Díaz & Sonia Silvestre … Continue reading

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Must See TV: Brazil Carnival Live

Image by street paparazzo Carnival, the annual celebration of debauchery preceding 40 days of disciplined abstinence leading up to Easter, is in full swing and last year, I posted tips on how to become part of the party. Well, if … Continue reading

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Keepin’ It Sassy

Austin, Texas might get all the hollers from mainstream media, but I think it’s that other college town and Southern state capital a few hundred miles down I-10 East that speaks surprisingly to all-inclusive diversity and the rack of artistic … Continue reading

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