It took 10 years for those Greeks to figure a way into Troy… ten years on the friggin’ beach until finally the cleverest guy in the group – the “wily’ Ulysses – figured out a way, involving an oversized horse, which makes you wonder: how wily do you have to be to get a job?
This city. Seriously. I even love the rain.
During this first period of success, Grant had been living, on and off, with an actor named Randolph Scott. Grant and Scott had met on the set of Hot Saturday, where both men played suitors to the same leading lady. The two hit it off immediately and shared an apartment until Grant’s first marriage in 1934. After Grant’s divorce, it was 24-hour bro-time, and the two rented a sprawling seven-bedroom Santa Monica beach house, widely known as the “Bachelor Hall.”
And dessert. Vanilla rice pudding with raisins, apple compote, and crispy granola.
Roast suckling pig, braised cabbage, and mashed potatoes at The Long Table.
The cabbage needed salt, until I ate it with the crispy pork skin.
Dad at The Long Table.
The turducken and the chef.
We’re doing turducken this year. Plus bacon.
Get your boarding pass, get your lobster.