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Making Baseball Fun Again
Ian A. Stewart | September 30, 2016

 

Johnny Cueto is running up and down the stairs inside AT&T Park between sections 122 and 123. He’s been at it for half an hour or so, and in a few minutes, he’ll finish up by...

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Breaking Free
Erik Neumann | September 29, 2016

 

Alicia Kane steps up to a small podium in San Francisco’s Hall of Justice and faces the judge. Twenty-two years old, Kane is just shy of 5 feet tall, with a cascade of black hair ending below her shoulders. In her...

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Three Fall Road Trips for San Franciscans with Season Amnesia
Caitlin Harrington | September 28, 2016

 

Since San Franciscans experience seasons in theory only, it’s easy to forget that much of Northern California flannels up for fall. If not...

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Reincarnation by Redwood
Lauren Murrow | September 28, 2016

 

Skinny-dippers, spiritual seekers, swingers, philosophers: For over 50 years they’ve converged at Esalen, the redwood-steel-and-stone retreat overlooking the craggy coast of Big Sur. The...

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Strange Beauty
Lauren Murrow | September 28, 2016

 

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder—or in the case of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s traveling exhibition, Beauty, 57 beholders spanning 27 countries, each with wildly different ideas of what...

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Which Ms. Harris Will Go to Washington?
Chris Roberts | September 27, 2016

 

Editor's Note: This is one of many stories about politics that San Francisco is publishing over the next month, all part of the October 2016 Democracy...

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How Lame Is Life as a San Francisco Republican?
Chris Roberts | September 27, 2016

 

Editor's Note: This is one of many stories about politics that San Francisco is publishing over the next month, all part of the October...

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This Golden State Podcast: Fantasy-Sparring with Trump and Clinton at Tonight’s Debate
Lamar Anderson | September 26, 2016

 

From what we know of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton’s presidential debate prep, Hillary...

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Dying to Live
James O'Brien | September 26, 2016

 

On a cool early morning in late summer my wife and a dead man head south 370 miles to Los Angeles. The dead man has my name, my voice, my increasingly despondent slouch. He is me without my spirit, which has seemingly...

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The Art of the Meal
Josh Sens | September 26, 2016

 

One recent early evening at the reborn San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, I gazed down at what might have been a Pollock, if the painter...

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Doughnut Dolly Hops from Temescal to the Twitter Building
Rebecca Flint Marx | September 26, 2016

 

If you’re a fan of carbohydrates and joy, then September was a particularly good month: It marked the long-awaited debut of the San Francisco...

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The Gangs of City Hall
Joe Eskenazi | September 23, 2016

 

Editor's Note: This is one of many stories about politics that San Francisco is publishing over the next month, all part of the October 2016 Democracy Issue. To peruse the rest of...

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