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Psychic Dream Astrology: Oct 8-14, 2014

October 7, 2014
Mercury is still retrograde and there's a lunar eclipse on the 8th. Expect high intensity! It's time to change or be changed, folks.ARIESMarch 21-April...

Psychic Dream Astrology: Oct 1-6, 2014

September 30, 2014
Oct. 1-7, 2014Mercury goes retrograde Oct. 4-25. Don't take it personally when miscommunications occur, and triple-check things on your end, friends.ARIESMarch 21-April 19You don't...

Chiu’s Airbnb legislation, still a controversial mess, moves to full board

September 30, 2014
Board of Supervisors President David Chiu’s reputation for forging decent compromises is being severely tested as his widely criticized legislation to legalize and regulate...

Psychic Dream Astrology: Sept. 24 – 30, 2014

September 23, 2014
September 24-30, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19Asking for help is healthy and we all need to do it sometimes. This week, however, the stuff that's plaguing...

Film Listings: Sept. 24 – 30, 2014

September 23, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Mezcal: Mexico In a Bottle fest sets high bar for mezcal lovers

September 23, 2014
When it comes to tasting mezcal, the experts have some generally accepted rules. Chief among them is that "you should never taste more than...

Head First: On “dysfunction,” freaking out, and my huge, THC-fueled orgasms

September 18, 2014
I have very little experience with marijuana — mostly because I’m from a small, East Coast town where such a substance is referred to...

Film Listings: Sept 17-23, 2014

September 17, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Psychic Dream Astrology: September 10 – 16, 2014

September 9, 2014
Sept. 10-16, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19The problem with insecurity is that it can spawn all kinds of defensive and aggressive behaviors. Even if you have...

The Breeders barrel on

With a slew of solo work under her belt and new full-band songs on the way, Kim Deal slows down for no one

A broad abroad

Kristin Newman on her hilarious travel memoir 'What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding'

Psychic Dream Astrology: September 3 – 9, 2014

September 2, 2014
September 3-9, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19You can make your vision happen, but if you don't want your success to be a flash in the pan...

Film Listings: September 3 – 9, 2014

September 2, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Tom’s legacy

As Ammiano returns from Sacramento, can he help revive San Francisco's progressive spirit?

Catching up with The Presidents of the United States of America

August 26, 2014
Though they hit the peak of their fame in the mid-'90s post-grunge era with hits like "Peaches" and "Kitty," the Presidents of the United...

Psychic Dream Astrology: August 27 – September 2, 2014

August 26, 2014
Aug. 27- Sept. 2, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19It's your job to find the line between being selfish and pushy, versus taking care of yourself in...

Film Listings: August 27 – September 2, 2014

August 26, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

To boldly go…beyond the grave! This week’s new movies

A mask-wearing musician, a Star Trek alum, coming-of-age tales, a rom-com with a sci-fi twist, a rom-com with a zombie twist, and a romantic...

Psychic Dream Astrology: August 20 – 26, 2014

August 19, 2014
ARIESMarch 21-April 19Get 'er done, Aries. It's the time to clear the air, finish the job, or start something new. You have the wind...

Film Listings: August 20 – 26, 2014

August 19, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Was Oakland’s moment of silence for Ferguson buzzed by a police helicopter?

As many of us watched in horror as Ferguson, Missouri police lobbed tear gas grenades and fired rubber bullets into crowds of their own...

Psychic Dream Astrology: August 13 – 19, 2014

August 12, 2014
August 13-19, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19You don't have to be fearless and perfectly confident about what you're doing and how, Aries. All you need to...

Psychic Dream Astrology: August 6 – 12, 2014

August 5, 2014
Aug. 6-12, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19You need to be true to yourself, Aries; the mystery is in how to do that when you're not really...

Psychic Dream Astrology: July 30 – August 5, 2014

July 29, 2014
Psychic Dream AstrologyJuly 30-Aug. 5, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19There is no gift greater than giving yourself more space, Aries. You are overwhelmed and need to...