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Volume 48 Number 47

Volume 48 Number 47 Flip-through Edition

August 20, 2014
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Sixth at the Syc

THE WEEKNIGHTER Contemplating change -- and not-change -- with High Lifes at the Sycamore 

Gimme a kiss

TABLEHOPPING From late-night bibimbap to calzones for lunch and affordable thali plate feasting, you're covered.

Summer sounds

August 19, 2014

New releases from bands that call the Bay home

20th street soul

LEFT OF THE DIAL: Noise Pop's 2nd annual shindig-in-the-streets features Myron & E, dumplings, everything else good

Cruel stories of youth

'Rich Hill' and 'Me and You' offer very different (but equally compelling) coming-of-age tales

(Un)deadpan

Aubrey Plaza slays in 'Life After Beth'

Final stages

Theatre Rhinoceros revives its spring production of Alan Bennett's 'The Habit of Art'

Mr. Smooth

Fresh-faced Nick Monaco's fresh take on house, plus Todd Terje, DJ Sprinkles, Four Tet, more parties

Teachers prepared to strike

United Educators of San Francisco authorize preliminary strike vote as concerns about cost of living rise

Contending with cars, at the polls and on vacation

STREET FIGHT San Francisco's politics of mobility devolved into a cesspit this summer. Beginning with Mayor Ed Lee's retreat on Sunday parking meters, purportedly...

Too many parking tickets in SF

August 19, 2014
 By David Hegarty OPINION San Francisco made $87 million in parking citation revenue in 2012; roughly double what the city made off actual paid...

Burners and residents matter

EDITORIAL Burning Man and San Francisco have developed a close and symbiotic relationship in recent years, with members of the Board of Supervisors doing...

More time, same crime

Decades after crack cocaine "epidemic," bill aims for parity between crack and powder cocaine sentencing

Burning Man jumps the shark

How a high-minded countercultural experiment ended up on everyone's bucket list

Burnachella

Has Burning Man become just another music festival?

Block the Boat

Protesters prevent Israeli ship from unloading during two days of picketing outside the Port of Oakland