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Volume 42 Number 32

The hardest time

After a decade in lockup, J.J. Tennison still maintains his innocence - and his lawyer is still fighting for him

Go Daddy-o

Cinematic ass-kickin' runs in the Thrillsville family


Theatre de la Jeune Lune's audacious Figaro shakes up a classic

Rhyme and reason

Doseone of Subtle sounds off about the state of hip-hop (and Nas's fancy pants). Plus: Poi Dog Pondering, Bloodhag, and more

A tale of two burgers

In faint praise of Del Taco

A beginner’s — and teacher’s — mind

Toshio Hirano spreads the C&W gospel

Elbow on the table

What kind of universe renders the joys of love as equal parts worry and wonder?

Singing the cyber blues

Less the "black Björk" than heir to Arthur Lee's black rock throne, Janelle Monaé preps for blastoff

Time travel ticket

Excerpts from a book that is Mostly True

Bones and balls

Mary's Place

Take another letter

› andrea@altsexcolumn.com Dear Readers: I've had a seemingly endless stream of these beginner S–M questions lately. So while I'm on break, I thought I'd run this...

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The end of the line

Trainspotting America with James Benning's RR

Obligatory video game outrage

Grand Theft Auto 4 -- intriguing, elaborate, disturbing, and disturbed

We stand with Carole Migden

Few politicians who have risen as high in the establishment food chain as Carole Migden have done so retaining a willingness to fight for the underdog.

No peace, no work

Union shuts down West Coast ports to protest Iraq War, but the media misses the historic story

Growing up

Increased density comes with transit and quality of life costs

Newsom axes sunshine

The supervisors need to override the mayor's veto as quickly as possible

The feds raid San Francisco

Local activists can do a lot to stop this insanity

Editor’s Notes

Jeremiah Wright -- the new Gennifer Flowers?

Small Business Awards 2008

Our annual celebration of the best and brightest "little guys"


Kaplan for Oakland City Council. Sandoval for judge. No, no, no on 98 ... Our complete endorsements for the June 3 election -- including our Migden vs. Leno pick

Summer 2008 fairs and festivals

Jazz, chaps, and artichokes: Our guide to festive fun in the sun -- or fog, whichever

Pizza Place on Noriega

Dude, where's my pizza?