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2/20/2014

It has been a while, dear reader, since we last viewed the horrendous actions of the Real World EXplosion house. Indeed, the show took a two-week hiatus to... More»

2/20/2014

Most San Franciscans think of yoga as mostly a lot of deep breathing, downward dog positions, and stretchy clothes in solid colors. The Asian Art Museum's... More»

Abigail and Shaun Bengson.
2/18/2014

What would you do if you met the perfect partner—only to find that your life was soon to be cut short by illness? That's the question at the heart of... More»

Phillip Seymour Hoffman
2/13/2014

With his untimely death at age 46 on February 2nd, the actor Philip Seymour Hoffman left behind one of the greatest bodies of work of any actor—... More»

2/13/2014

You know those—ahem—sensual flower paintings that launched Georgia O’Keeffe into modern art stardom? Yeah, they had nothing to do with the... More»

2/11/2014

Episode four of Looking begins almost exactly as the previous one ended, with Patrick and his boss, Kevin (Russell Tovey) at the office, playing... More»

Louis B. Jones
2/10/2014

Literary journals are the 50 year aged scotch of the publishing world. While the rest of us are slaves to deadlines and news cycles, they quietly wait... More»

2/6/2014

The time has come again, my dear readers, for a Real World EXplosion recap~*!! It’s week five and the exes are finally in the house. Let... More»

Remnant, by Drew Daly
2/4/2014

An oak chair sanded down incrementally until it appears to be dissolving into the air; an encyclopedia set dissected with a scalpel and tweezers to reveal... More»

2/3/2014

Don’t let the complete lack of snow around here fool you: The Bay Area is, believe it or not, crawling with winter athletes, many of whom had, at... More»

Marcus Gardley
1/31/2014

Award-winning playwright and Oakland native Marcus Gardley on his original play, The House That Will Not Stand, about free black women in 1836 New... More»