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Volume 44 Number 51

Appetite: Forks up for two big events

10/3 CUESA 8th Annual Sunday Supper Fundraiser -- CUESA (The Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture), which runs the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market,...

Volume 44 Number 51 Flip-through Edition

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Hot sluts!

THE SEX ISSUE: Our favorite sleazy, easy, and just plain sexy people, places, and things in San Francisco

Winner takes it all

Sounds Like Teen Spirit: A Popumentary brings garish joy to the new International Children's Film Festival

“Red” bayou

Marin Theatre enlivens the first entry in Tarell Alvin McCraney's Brother/Sister trilogy

Horns of plenty

Shaun O'Dell moves from sight to sound with Sword and Sandals and WR/DS

After dubstep

Mount Kimbie crafts analog/digital songs for grottos or spaceships

King of the beach

Glitch pioneer Fennesz surfs from sun-dappled shallows into darker water

Franco’s reign

An interview with the Howl star

O victory forget your underwear

Howl gives a glimpse of tumultuous times -- but is it fair to Ginsberg? Plus, an interview with actor James Franco about his leading role

Dreams untrue

Revisiting Robert Gardner's polarizing ethnographic films

Lick it up

Chain-chain-chains: Folsom Street Fair parties, Public Works opening, Horse Meat Disco, Black Milk, Flying Lotus, Carl Craig, Mary Anne Hobbs, Kyle Hall, and a ton more nightlife

The District 8 dilemma

The Castro/Noe Valley district offers the sharpest contrasts between candidates — and is getting the least attention


Despite its European pedigree, this Potrero Hill newbie scores with excellent Mexican fare

Fresh “Horses”

Dana Lawton and Jia Wu kick off the dance season with a strong program

alt.sex.column: Think Mulder

Dear Andrea:My girlfriend and I have been talking about fisting (vaginal). She wants to do it to me. I'm interested, I guess, but it...

Let them eat mayhem

Grab your knife and prepare to gorge on Shannon O'Malley's apocalypse cakes

Lembi’s legacy

Labor strife at the Hotel Frank follows its namesake's sullied reputation

Carne, carnival

Clowns, meat-eating girlfriends of tank aerators, and Rafael's Shutter Café

Prop. B is bad medicine

You wouldn't know Prop. B has anything to do with children's health care — because proponents don't want you to know the true costs

Editor’s Notes

Why one Chronicle columnist can do fundraisers and one can't

PG&E’s secret pipeline map

The utility won't release its pipeline locations — even to the Fire Department — but we managed find the info

Subpoena PG&E’s maps

The city needs to be moving on every front to find out exactly where all of PG&E's hazardous infrastructure is