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Walk into the new downtown of the future (as we see it), where cars and commuting will give way to pedestrians and green space.
By Cosmo Garvin
This article was published on 01.08.04
Virtual activists—in Sacramento and across the country—are beginning to change politics as usual.
By Melinda Welsh
University of California, Davis, mad-cow experts sing the praises of beef.
By Bill Forman
New Urbanism is really a throwback to old European cities.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Rust editor and publisher Mike Blanchard, who’s also a musician and auto mechanic, appreciates the beauty of old things.
By Jackson Griffith
A transparent candidate and trouble at the Church of Tom Jones.
Schwarzenegger could make nice with Democrats by slashing waste while protecting those truly in need and by putting Corrections in its place.
By Jill Stewart
Test your political wits with this test for 2004!
We should tax the people who tax us.
By Doug Link
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
From megapopular to obscure, 10 records from last year that made an impression.
By Becca Costello
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
Roger Vail’s long photographic exposures of carnival rides, currently at JayJay, provide a gateway to another world.
By Tim White
A civilly articulated look at Mexican immigration’s effect on California, from a pro-European-culture perspective.
Reviewed by Kel Munger
Fetish of Woman’s Fart: Is it a prank, or a labor of love from a Japanese connoisseur of women breaking wind?
An internationally known local rock act prepares for its homecoming concert by appearing on a local rock-music show. Or something like that.
The hills are alive for one more weekend with Runaway Stage’s The Sound of Music.
By Patti Roberts
By Jeff Hudson
Jack’s Urban Eats seduces our reviewer with healthy salads before sabotaging her with french fries.
By Lark Park
Good eats at the venue of the week.
By Dan Flynn
Jazzy folk-pop trio St. Simon 3 unleashes its vision of old and new on Sacramento.
A couple of notes on the year just concluded.
By Christian Kiefer
On last year’s Welcome to Pagan Place, Laura Love combined bluesy-folky vocals, funky rhythms and overtly political lyrics.
By Kel Munger
You wanted rock? Sonic Love Affair and Th’ Losin’ Streaks at Old Ironsides; Blackberry Smoke at the Roadhouse.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Mark Halverson
The beautiful Charlize Theron does a Robert De Niro turn as the doomed prostitute and murderer Aileen Wuornos.
Devo’s De-Evolution on DVD offers a window into music videos’ low-budget, high-style early days.
By Ned Hammad
By Jim Lane
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