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Stanford surgical residents take to the medical school's lawn.

  One day last September, about 30 of Stanford Medicine’s surgical residents ditched the hospital to go play games on... More»

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  In order to be seen over the crowd of culinary sophisticates attending the judging of the Good Food Awards, Sarah ... More»


  Every surface, each blank speck or white cranny in muralist Zio Ziegler's Mill Valley studio, is a canvas. The rug we'... More»

jeremy lin wax figure

  His first reaction was to touch it. When Jeremy Lin’s wax figure was unveiled... More»


  One of the original wild-eyed, free-thinking, free-loving San Francisco hippies died yesterday, and the world is poorer without him. ... More»


  Editor's Note: This is one of many dispatches from Oakland that San Francisco magazine is publishing over the next month, all part of our... More»


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Mark Pollock stands up—a little unsteadily at first, like a guy recovering from a long night. He exhales, centering himself, the... More»