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  • Blogs

    March 12, 2010

    San Francisco-Libs: Write Your Own Newsom Lt. Gov Statement!

    Greetings, former subjects...​PRINT IT OUT AND PLAY ALONG! Gavin Newsom today announced he's running for lieutenant governor -- quelle surprise!My fellow San Franciscans: When I first arrived in this city (big number) __________ years ago, all I had was the (petroleum product) ____________ on my h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2009

    Last Night: The Mountain Goats Solo at the Swedish American Hall

    The Mountain Goats SoloWednesday, February 25, 2009 Swedish American Hall at Cafe Du NordReview By Melissa BaronBetter Than: Going to a crowded, dancey, pushy Noise Pop show. Or listening to your Mountain Goats records at home.From recordings alone, one could probably imagine what a typical  Mo ... More >>

  • Best of San Francisco

    May 11, 2005
  • Music

    July 7, 2004

    Emo Money

    Now that emo's a cash cow, one of the genre's founding bands has reunited to milk it

  • News

    June 11, 2003

    Pipe Dreams

    A veteran of the Apollo program continues a quixotic quest to send a small rocket of his own design 60 miles high and, in the process, save his soul. Maybe ours, too.

  • News

    April 10, 2002

    What the Hell Is Copia?

    At Robert Mondavi's new $55 million foodie mecca, you'll find seminars on goat cheese and mustard; surrealist movies; a SPAM exhibit; wine tastings; figurines of pooping Catholics -- everything, in fact, but the answer to that question.

  • Music

    October 24, 2001

    Father Figure

    Oakland DJ Moda plays proud papa to local audiences, deck jockeys -- and his career

  • News

    January 19, 2000

    Tapped Out

    There're not enough buglers and honor guards to keep pace with dying vets

  • Calendar

    December 9, 1998
  • Music

    December 3, 1997

    The Lonesome Death (and Life) of Souled American

    Dank, dark, and sad with Chicago's weird country band

  • News

    January 24, 1996

    Heartbreak Hotel

    Traveling room to room in the Columbia, a Tenderloin SRO, shows that fixing a building up is one thing. Repairing broken lives is another.

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