Leatherface Speaks - Off-Ramp for September 21, 2013

Gunnar Hansen played Leatherface in the 1974 horror classic "The Texas Chainsaw Masterpiece." His new memoir is called "Chain Saw Confidential."

Gunnar Hansen on playing Leatherface in 'Texas Chain Saw Massacre'

The actor, who played the villain in the iconic horror movie classic, explodes many other myths and lies about the movie. And, yes, the chain saw was real.
rockfish Barotrauma video still
Off-Ramp host John Rabe talks with marine biologist Milton Love about a cheap, simple solution for barotrauma, which affects rockfish caught by sport anglers.

SlapCon teaches how to get silly safely

It looked like a convention of Keystone Kops, Laurel & Hardy, Keaton & Lloyd, and many, many Stooges. More than two-dozen physical comedians, for two days, twelve hours a day knocking about and no AC. This is a festival?
Activists Protest Fracking In California
What if Monterey offers our state the biggest frack in the nation? Then it will be far harder to pass any fracking regulation. SB 4 is the law we can have now and that makes it a good law.

Former Autry Museum director rides herd at Smithsonian

Southern Californians are now heading some of the nation's most prestigious arts institutions. One Angeleno now cares for Dorothy's red slippers in DC.

San Pedro set to get weird for the H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival

The weirder, goofier literary successor to Poe, HP Lovecraft's short horror stories have given rise to a film festival in their honor.

Dylan Brody uses logic to defeat the Devil's advocate

He said, “Hey. Don’t yell at me. I’m just being the Devil’s advocate.” I said, “The devil doesn’t need an advocate. He’s the devil.”
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