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Volume 48 Number 11

Carb your enthusiasm

Pop-up Mattarello rolls out authentic, handmade pastas

Volume 48 Number 11 Flip-through Edition

December 11, 2013
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Band practice

Reading by moonlight with Nicole Kidman Is Fucking Gorgeous

Mexican dude

TABLEHOPPING: Alta CA takes us higher, Comstock Saloon rocks some changes, and two new brunches light up those late, late mornings.

Rattlin’ bones and sugar plums

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band rolls into town. Plus: Happy Diving, the Weirdos, more music

Play on

Gamer singles out the mainstream videogame hits of 2013 — and a few smaller picks, too

Don’t shoot!

Top indies of 2013 make fun without firearms

Gore to the world

Scare yourself silly with 1984 cult classic 'Silent Night, Deadly Night'

3-2-1 contact

Journey into Unarius with 'Children of the Stars'

To have and to hold

RAWdance digs deep with intricate, excellently performed 'Mine'

Investors needed to save Marcus Books

Marcus Book Store continues to be threatened with the loss of its Fillmore Street location — but if an ambitious campaign to raise $1...

Oakland fast food workers fight for $15

It was a bad day for Big Macs, but a good day for workers.Joining a nationwide day of action, a wave of over 100...

Mandela’s greatest legacy

December 10, 2013
 By Roni Krouzman Since my teenage years, I have looked to the anti-apartheid movement as clear evidence that humanity — when it comes together...

Laboring for better health care

Gardening, plumbing, construction, janitorial work and washing dishes: the jobs day laborers perform for San Franciscans are done with their bodies. Their physical fitness...

On the migrant trail

P>From 2007 to 2010, Salvadoran journalist Óscar Martínez made six different excursions on The Beast, a rusted freight train that carries Central American migrants...

All together now

It takes a village — and a Google Doc — to legalize pot: California's Marijuana Control, Legalization and Revenue Act of 2014, a new crowd-sourced legislation proposal

Fieldwork

New book 'Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies' looks at the sorry state of migrant farmworker health care -- and its larger implications in the global economy

Tech leaders must engage their critics

EDITORIAL It's time for San Franciscans to have a public conversation about who we are, what we value, and where we're headed. In the...