Some day his prince will come. But will a political consensus? Over the past few days, columnists Jonathan Rauch and Jonathan Capehart have been wringing their hands over what Judge Vaughn Walker might do to Proposition 8. They are convinced that Walker will either start an "inferno" or cause ... More >>
Calling the split "amicable," a hot-off-the PR machine statement says the departure of Ubuntu chef Jeremy Fox was a "resignation" that'll allow the chef to "pursue other interests," the departed chef equivalent of a resigned politician explaining that he wants to spend more time with his fami ... More >>
Lawrence Alarcon and John Constantine are Orchid and Hound. The two 23-year-olds formed the band last summer, but have been making music together since high school (they met at LA County High School for the Arts). Alarcon and Constantine were classically trained in opera (by Stephanie Vlahos) b ... More >>
Lawrence Sinclair/FlickrSee? Just like home, but without the thrift-store couch and murky bong.Potrero Hill's Axis Café calls itself "the neighborhood living room," which is immediately evident when you walk in and see the roaring fireplace -- even in the middle of the afternoon. But unlike, ... More >>
Peter O'Toole gets randy with this starring role, his first in years
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Peep snow job?
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An explosion of federal funding has Bay Area researchers at the forefront of America's counter-terrorism program. Will the money make us safer - or just make science a military secret?
"Experiments in Terror" is a night of films creepy enough to unnerve even jaded moviegoers
A peculiar night on the seamy side of Sixth Street
The poetry of Robert Creeley
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
Eat, Drink, and Be Wary
The Bare Bones Zone and The Gin Game
A con man feeds on fear and paranoia in the software business
Dope(s), guns, and urine on the Brian Jonestown Massacre's summer tour
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In the name of fiscal prudence, Congress has ordered that a whole class of poor, troubled children be "redetermined"
Hype! surpasses its title
Delta of Venus is an imploding star of soft-core porn