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1/17/2017

  Hard-nosed detectives and dishy dames reign as the San Francisco Film Noir Festival brings seven decades’ worth of crime drama to the... More»

1/10/2017

  By all indications, 2017 figures to be another torturous year, and Bay Area authors have rallied with three locally placed stories in which... More»

1/10/2017

  Considering that our presidential campaign season basically played out like the sketch comedy routine from hell, it feels oddly appropriate... More»

1/6/2017

  On the subterranean level of the supersecret North Beach address where Boxcar Theater is preparing to host ... More»

1/5/2017

  For Ayelet Waldman, a woman prone to catastrophizing and being easily rankled, a bit reckless, and highly anxious, election... More»

1/4/2017

  Within San Francisco’s Historic Pier 70—just a few blocks from bustling Third Street, yet seemingly a world away... More»

12/16/2016

  Micah Danemayer was about to form a new electronica band. Ara Jo was gearing up for the East Bay Alternative Book and Zine... More»

12/14/2016

  From the simplest Chuck Ts to shoes loaded with the symbolic weight of hip-hop appropriation, our sneakers say a lot about us. Beginning this... More»

12/13/2016

  You don’t have to be an expert on solar aerostatics, bubble geometry, or neural networks to appreciate Tomás Saraceno’s trippy,... More»

12/13/2016

  Like a 2 a.m. Facebook confessor, Sandra Tsing Loh, the frequent and comedic Atlantic and NPR contributor, is getting ready to unload. The... More»

12/7/2016

  A newly arrived Afghani journalist, cultish Guerneville townies, and a super stony James Franco: Somehow they all come together for... More»

12/6/2016

  From the basketball player who falls prey to the “hot hand” fallacy to the day trader convinced he can outsmart the market, we... More»