Free-Market Biological Warfare

Margaret Hamburg deals with life and death on a global scale. As head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, she’s at the confluence…

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Heart Over Heels

Formalwear is life's cruel joke. Men usually rent tuxedos rather than owning them, and it's almost always for weddings — where they're under someone…

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Masters at Work: Show Preview

It's been 20 years since “Little” Louie Vega and Kenny “Dope” Gonzalez first got together and started producing as Masters at Work. In that…

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A Twist on Holiday Tunes

The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus probably sounded pretty brash to much of the nation when it was formed in 1978. But those were…

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Any Way You Slice It

Mission Pie is our favorite kind of local business. Not only is its walnut pie (with a dollop of fresh whipped cream on top,…

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Go Bang!: Show Preview

A party of unbridled disco nostalgia, Go Bang! is one of San Francisco's best kept secrets. Championing a sound that once filled this city's…

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Real Estate: Show Preview

There's no shortage of dreamy, washed-out vibes in indie music these days, but Real Estate — hailing from the not-so-sunny NYC suburb of Ridgewood,…

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