Guess what, everybody? Despite the invention of child labor laws, there are whole gangs of marauding teens with careers more dazzling and exciting than any of ours. How does this depressing turn of events transpire? Well, usually it happens because someone famous made those children with their priva ... More >>
With a musical career beginning in Australian radio in 2006, DJ/vocalist/producer Anna Lunoe's encyclopedic musical knowledge has helped her become an important figure in the resurgence of disco in the EDM scene, and allowed her to open for artists from Soulwax to Santigold. In 2009, she was the fir ... More >>
And on fashionCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris didn't enjoy the coziest relationship with local press outlets during her final days as San Francisco's District Attorney. Through various scandals stemming from her handling of problems at the San Francisco Police Department crime lab, Harr ... More >>
A shower will get you farther in life than a college degreeMost people who live on the streets or in Portland, Ore., don't take showers -- and it's unsavory. But how can anyone expect a homeless person to find a job that pays them enough to live in an apartment if they don't lather up routinely?S ... More >>
I've lolled in the window of Eggettes many times in the last few years that it's been open, but had never tried it before because I was always on an unwaverable mission to get ice cream at its next-door neighbor/my childhood favorite Polly Ann. Riffing off of a Hong Kong street sweet, Eggettes offer ... More >>
Women love shoes. I'm a woman, so I can confirm this as more than just a myth. However, a footwear phenomenon exists that gives all shoes a bad name. This style, eloquently dubbed "Shooties" remain easily the worst thing to happen to ladies feet since binding. They're a combination of shoes and boot ... More >>
An abundance of the best international cinema at the 2006 Telluride and Toronto film festivals
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It's only a paper purse
The doldrums are no match for geezers at Top of the Mark followed by choralists in Grace Cathedral
Franco Zeffirelli imagines cheering up an operatic legend
"Geisha" is a voyeur's delight
Retro duds flee the attic
The '70s wasn't just about disco -- it was also about catching the wave.
San Francisco drag queen Joan Jett-Blakk aims for the presidency
Cafe Akimbo makes the East-meets-West connection on tradition-bound Union Square