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11/22/2011

Some unfortunate plot twists are tough to take, including the devoted slave girl who happily sacrifices herself so the hero can find love, but the opera is... More»

11/18/2011

Mourad: New Moroccan by Mourad Lahlou (with Susie Heller, Steve Siegelman, and Amy Vogler) (Artisan) Much... More»

11/11/2011

If it’s happened once, it’s happened a hundred times: Wandering from winery to winery up Highway 29, you forget about food. Then the munchies... More»

10/19/2011

Sick of trying to suss out which guys are cool from their puffed-up online dating profiles? Try Howaboutwe.... More»

9/26/2011

It’s six o’clock on a Tuesday morning, and Sam Mogannam is running up 22nd Street with a friend. The hill is steep, but that doesn’t seem... More»

8/22/2011

In a one-room studio on the sprawling third floor of the American Industrial Center in Dogpatch, designers Josh and Lauren Podoll recently packaged their... More»

8/1/2011

Greetings, dear reader, and welcome to another issue of the Prairie Home Companion of city magazines, where all the women are... More»

2/23/2011

Lulu Chang, the “it” girl of the San Francisco fashion-blogging scene, is packing up her MacBook Pro, her Panasonic Lumix camera, her Chloe... More»

1/24/2011

The waiter has just about had it. It’s his third time back to the table after being peppered with questions about the cod, crab cakes, and tuna. This... More»

11/18/2010

The lights dim, and the audience—every angel investor and VC partner of note in the Bay Area (i.e., the universe)—falls silent. For a second or... More»

10/26/2010

Growing up in San Jose in the 1980s, I lived in the shadow of Long Duk Dong, the iconic Chinese exchange student from John Hughes’ teen flick ... More»