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Volume 43 Number 05

The trouble with hairy

The Werewolf of Washington: crude, sloppy, aesthetically ugly, deliberately ridiculous, and hilarious


A cheerfully quirky but cool Hot Lobotomy delivers at CounterPULSE

Bonjour joie

French catch Yelle gets sprightly. Plus: Blixa Bargeld needs you, The Spinto Band, Diplo, and more

Shades of green

Environmentalists reject the two state measures on renewable energy but support San Francisco's Prop. H

Future present

Electronic music's oracle Flying Lotus sails easily from the bedroom to Burial

Welcome to my dreamscape

Michael Zapruder taps into sleepy-time riches

Exuberance with bite

White Fang's wild genius springs from eternal enthusiasm, Portland-style

Sisters from another planet

Labelle reignites their silver streak with the testamental Back to Now


Mr. Peanut is back! A trip through the latest racks

Speed Reading

Wolfgang Voigt -- Gas and The Book of Lists: Horror

Bump(s) in the night

Fear(s) of the Dark offers an animated omnibus of juvenile dread

XXX-tant love

Zack and Mimi Make a Porno

The booness

A host of Halloween parties for costumed clubbers who want to get down and dirty

Flaming in the Castro

A new branch of Brandy Ho's offers spicy, wood-smoked Hunan treats in the Castro's human aquarium

Brilliant ideas

Dempsey's Restaurant and Brewery in Petaluma

A friend in need

› andrea@altsexcolumn.com Dear Andrea: I don't know if this is really considered a problem or just a modified version of a commitment issue. I recently have...

Xbox activism

Gas Zappers taps into gaming, photomontage, and acid-y color schemes for politicized play

Volume 43 Number 5 Flip-through Edition

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Backroom brokers

Behind the carefully orchestrated downtown campaign to take over City Hall

Downtown’s planner

Former planning commissioner Sue Lee rakes in big bucks from developers with projects she voted to approve

Yes on K is the Christian thing to do

› news@sfbg.com OPINION Why would a Christian minister support Proposition K, the November ballot initiative that would decriminalize prostitution in San Francisco? There are many reasons....

Housing for whom?

Newsom spins data on affordable home construction just as the issue comes before voters

Chickens and the egg

Green City: Thanks to Olivera Egg Farm and its 700,000 chickens, country life is not all sunshine and butterflies

Yaelisa and Caminos Flamencos

Emmy-winning, ever-expanding superstar's company explores new territory