Jun 13, 2014 — In Carsick, filmmaker John Waters — the so-called Pope of Trash — hitchhikes from his Baltimore home to his San Francisco apartment. It debuts at No. 15.
Jun 10, 2014 — The 68-year-old film director hitchhiked from Baltimore to San Francisco for his book Carsick. He says hitchhiking is "the worst beauty regimen ever" and admits he always kept his luggage with him.
Jun 6, 2014 — The man behind Pink Flamingos and Cry-Baby hitchhiked from Baltimore to San Francisco and chronicles the experience in a new book, Carsick. He says as a hitchhiker, "Your job is to talk. Or have sex."
Jun 18, 2013 — When's the last time you read a comic book? Here are five for summer, covering everything from tiny Finnish critters to Viennese punk rockers and musings on Anna Wintour. Writer Myla Goldberg says they represent a golden age in comic art.
Sep 20, 2007 — After 10 years, the best-selling book Into the Wild is coming to the big screen. Author Jon Krakauer discusses the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man who went to live off the land in the Alaskan wilderness, where he died at age 24.
Jul 6, 2006 — Elijah Wald crossed the United States at least a dozen times on a smile and an outstretched thumb. He talks about Riding with Strangers, his hitchhiker's guide to highways, rest stops and the adventure of travel by stranger.