Dead Again

Jerry Garcia may be dead, but his demise only temporarily dissuaded Godot Is Dead playwright Michael Norman Mann from forging ahead with Cumberland Blues,…

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Slap Shots

No Fuckin' Around “Hey everybody, let's have some fun. You only live but once, and when you're dead you're done.” The groovy melody of…

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Slap Shots

52 Weeks That Shook the Bay Area — A 1995 Timeline January, Week 1 An alleged San Jose gang member accidentally shoots himself in…

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Dog Bites

TV Jibe The downsizing of the Chron/Ex continues. After jettisoning columnists and squeezing pages out of the Comics section, the Sunday San Francisco Chronicle…

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Chatterbox

The San Francisco Examiner is to be lauded for rushing into its four-star, final edition the tragic news of Jerry Garcia's death on the…

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Slap Shots

Death Is Shakin' on Shakedown Street It's late afternoon on the sardine-packed corner of Haight and Ashbury, approximately 10 hours after Jerry Garcia's corpse…

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Samples

Gathering of the Tribe The death of Jerry Garcia received more front-page coverage in this town than anything since, well, the retirement of Joe…

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