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Volume 43 Number 48

Hacking meters

Trio cracks SF's "smart" parking meters, exposing their flaws

Protecting babies from fire and chemicals

"This nonprofit front is just one of the extraordinary efforts of the chemical companies to stop bills of this nature"

Autumn with Xbox

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: Legend (and other games) of the fall

Fall into dance

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: Our dance critic's picks, perfectly choreographed for the season ahead

Fall music machine

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: A seasonal blitz of releases for vinyl heads and pod people

Live on stage

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: The ABCs of this fall's concerts

The shakedown

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: Fall clubbing equals tubas, pagers, vogueing, punks, more

‘The Adderall Diaries’

A dose from San Francisco author Stephen Elliott's memoir of moods, masochism, and murder

Night repper

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: 40 ways to rep your love of film this fall

Fall fairs and festivals

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: A fabulous mess of outdoor festivities and more


Sloughing off the dog days with Stay Gold, Disco vs. Dubstep, Big Top, Miss Honey, and more hot nightlife

Man in the mirror

Tropical lamb burritos and a possibly fictional crisis at the Hot Shop

Rear window

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Restoring the sanctuary

Newsom leaks legal document to counter strong support for pro-immigrant legislation

Electric truth

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: 10 strong currents within Bay Area fall visual arts

No brainer

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: Green Day's American Idiot is made over for the Berkeley Rep stage

Excitement! Dread! Blatant Oscar baiting!

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: A select guide to Hollywood's fall releases

Baby Blues BBQ

Hungry hipsterdom and splendid barbecue, mingling to pleasant effect

Volume 43 Number 48 Flip-through Edition

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Stage four

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: Theatrical picks for 2009's final act

Appetite: The masterminds behind SF Chefs.Food.Wine

Food-and-drink spots, deals, events and news

Somers Town

The melting pot mentality that is London

Outside Lands Night Show: Gang Gang Dance

Transforming mood into matter

Outside Lands: Tom Jones

Sir Tom still has the goods