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Volume 47 Number 11

Volume 47 Number 11 Flip-through Edition

December 12, 2012
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YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Top 10s Galore

Major SF players share their favorites

No brand

Japanese retail whips SF into a frenzy -- but are they that much different than the chain stores we already have?

YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Blowing like the wind

Nightlife in 2012: Did I leave my bra in the booth?

Wrong side of history

Newsom and Herrera had little support, even from fellow Democrats, when they started the same-sex marriage fight

Choked out

Jail death ruled a "homicide," his family gets a $350,000 payout, but the deputies remain on the job despite the persistent efforts of a witness

Final step?

Marriage equality advocates hope the US Supreme Court definitively ends the long quest for justice

Editor’s notes

Outlook is Supreme-ly sunny for gay marriage

YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Bottom line

The majors, streaming sites, and independent artists dance to the tune of economic decline

YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Waiting for Four-O

E-40 and Too Short's historic collaboration caps another strange year for Bay Area rap

YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Beach squelch shimmy

Supergroup Uzi Rash plots its own demise for the end of 2012

YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Sinner’s exit

After another prolific year, San Francisco's beloved garage rock star waves goodbye to the Bay

Fresh ranch

Poetry is a sport. A delicious sport.

Dishing 2012

Appetite: 2012's top new restaurants brought surprise tastes, culinary depth

The awful truth

'The Central Park Five' examines a shocking crime — and its troubling outcome

Misery over mistletoe

Shotgun Players mount Tom Waits' 'Woyzeck' for the holidays