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› le_chicken_farmer@yahoo.comCHEAP EATS Sometimes it's almost too much. You're driving home in the middle of the night, country roads, nothing but static on the...

Drugs of choice

Why some former cops argue that all drugs

San Francisco International Film Festival: Week two

WED/26 *Art School Confidential (Terry Zwigoff, USA, 2005). Pulpy with a deep noirish cast, this second collabo between Ghost World director Terry Zwigoff...

Occult classic

SFIFF taps into the magic of Harry

Lesley’s turn to talk

Lesley Gore is in town this weekend, singing at Brava Theater Center. I recently had the chance to call the ‘60s teen queen who...

Occult classic

Tapping into the magic of Harry Smith

Mapping The Descent

Seeking scream therapy at the festival? Search no further

The L word: Lesley

I hear car horns behind the voice of Lesley Gore on the phone, which makes sense, since the woman who sang "It's My Party"...

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April 19-25AriesMarch 21-April 19Every once in a while, we enjoy peeping a bout of WrestleMania on the ol’ tube. While watching muscley long-hairs body-slam...

Daniel in the lion’s den

The first time I heard Daniel Johnston’s music, I’d ordered a tape from K Records, having little idea what to expect. What arrived in...

Cocky bull story

The Outsider pays tribute to the legendary ... James Toback?

Intelligence

CHEAP EATS "Did you hear about the barn swallows in Minnesota?" Earl Butter said, while we were waiting for our waffles. "This reminds me,"...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, all right already

SONIC REDUCER In the best of all music fans' worlds, an album will grow on you — like lichen, excessive body hair, or a...

SUPERLIST NO. 813: Bling it on

Where to grill your teeth from here to the East Bay

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Dear Andrea: My boyfriend has not been coming during vaginal sex. I finally asked him if we hadn't given him enough recovery...

Vainglorious

"You sound like such an old fogey when you go on about 'the club kids.' And how you do go on," hissed a perfectly...

So Sic

Rock giveth and rock taketh away. Hearing loss — give or take a pound of flesh, hunk of hair, chunk of gray matter, or...

Don’t deregulate cabs

It's not a great time to be a San Francisco taxi driver. High gas prices are taking cash directly out of drivers' pockets, and...

Making a splash

The country's first male synchronized swimming team breaks one barrier, but others remain

Paige two

I WAS TURNED  on to my new favorite restaurant, Jodie's, by Satchel Paige the Pitcher's dad, Mr. Paige the Pitcher. Indirectly. Mr. Paige the...

SF’s economic future

Sometime early this spring, while most of Washington, D.C. was watching the cherry trees bloom and thinking about the impending Iran-contra hearings, a few...

The I-Hotel interviews

Many lives ago, I remember standing in the back hallway of the International Hotel trying to fathom why it was that this funny, run-down...

So much flesh, so little personality

Madonna. At Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, Monday, July 20th. During the encores of the first of her two spectacular shows at Shoreline Amphitheatre last week,...

When is enough?

Can you define premature ejaculation? Only in my own sexual encounters. You get to define it in yours. "Premature," like "sexy" or "boring" is a...