Volume 45 Number 10
New York's Bromberg Brothers bring a bit of their welcoming comfort to SF's Renaissance Stanford Court
William Lustig reflects on 30 years of Maniac
Dates to mark on your holiday dance season calendar
The young progressive from D6 talks about broadening the movement to include jobs and safe, clean streets
His top priorities in D8 are transit, jobs, and preserving entertainment and nightlife
Can a winner who lost the first-place vote in D10 be a bridge builder?
The new D2 supervisor wants to bring post-partisan "common sense" to City Hall — but he's vague on the specifics
Wouldn't you like to share a puce moment with Puce Moment?
The Mountain Goats' John Darnielle scours his songbook to score Sir Arne's Treasure at Castro Theatre
A journey into costume karaoke, with the incomparable Carletta Sue Kay
HAIRY EYEBALL: Formerly known as Ping Pong Gallery, Romer Young Gallery steps into the new year. Plus: Phase one of "Disponible — a kind of Mexican show" has taken over Walter and McBean Gallery
Indie stalwart Henry Jaglom churns out Queen of the Lot
The King's Speech tempts Oscar
Happy Holi-mess: John Waters flies in on "A Sleigh Full of Smut," plus Jackie Beat's "All You Can Eat Christmas," Noel Noir, Hot Natured, Big Top, and more glittery parties
The Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center pays rent, creates job, and has broad public support. So why was it evicted?
A tiara-worthy wealth of Vietnamese dishes enlivens this Sixth Street spot
A new and necessary restaurant guide has the goods on local worker treatment
Diving into Moby Dick -- and noodle soup at Your Place Thai Cuisine
The War on Fun continues with a proposal to electronically track every nightclub visitor
How will four new supervisors handle a budget crisis, a new mayor and rapidly changing city? We talk to the freshman about their priorities, goals, and ambitions