Volume 45 Number 07
Holiday Guide: Gifts for your favorite gamers
Holiday Guide: Opportunities for volunteers and budding philanthropists
Holiday Guide: Feeling broke this season? We help ease your shopping woes
Adia Tamar Whitaker explores her identity in the exceptional Ampey!
With a little help from Finland, Myron & E bring sweet Bay Area soul to the vinyl grooves
Machismo? It's complicated in David Cale's Palomino and Impact's The Play About the Naked Guy
Dysfunction is the law of the land in "Nine Nation Animation"
Cold War globe-hopping from Cuba to Russia, Laos, and Vietnam in Call of Duty: Black Ops
Magic Bullets hears a new world, while paying the rent in this one
On Invocation, KIT goes organic and faces the darkness and the light
The Roxie offers a rare Kornél Mundruczó double feature
Tender is the night train: Sean Price, Ill-Esha, Dubstep Beat Battle, Nerd Nite, Radioactivity, Simian Mobile Disco, and more great parties this week
A pizza oven in a seafood house? Skool gives a lesson in intriguing, if sometimes overwhelming, synergy
Go ahead -- oil your countertop with your elbows! The grab some udon at Live Sishi Bistro
Jens Hoffmann finishes his trilogy of literary group shows with a strong take on a Twain classic
From traditional to classical to contemporary to avant-garde to downright insane -- performing arts space the Garage holds a little bit of everything
California has spent more than $10 billion on water projects that are contributing to the death of San Francisco Bay and the Sacramento Delta -- a special report
How California water policy wiped out highly productive farming and fishing on one delta island
Did the great California drought of 2009 really happen?