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The underground success gained by the multiethnic SoleSides crew launched at UC Davis in the early 1990s continues to inspire capital-area artists today.
By Christian Kiefer
This article was published on 08.17.06
A sampling of some of the best of SoleSides.
Sacramentan Khaled Umbashi thinks his 14-year-old son’s world-geography textbook is biased against Muslims.
By R.V. Scheide
Sacramento’s first master plan for downtown parking draws mixed reactions as it heads to a vote later this month.
By Graham Womack
Will The Unabomber Manifesto go up for auction?
By Stephen James
The penny’s getting punked, yo.
A summary of short news items.
By Kel Munger, R.V. Scheide, and Stephen James
By Chrisanne Beckner
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
A recent Kloss cartoon rubbed lots of people the wrong way.
By Melinda Welsh
Bob Wren played with Elvis when he was younger. Now he teaches the World Music Ensemble at Sacramento City College.
Bites takes on Bono.
Ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Lebanon prove the old adage that violence begets violence.
A new attitude toward foreign policy is our best hope of helping Darfur.
By Steven Lerman
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, Matthew Craggs, and Patti Roberts
Works on paper at Axis Gallery.
By Saunthy Singh
You want local music? We got your local music, right here!
By Matthew Craggs
John Dean’s Conservatives Without Conscience is worthy but lacks context.
Reviewed by Seth Sandronsky
What about Bob?
By Edward Dunn
It’s fair to say this is huge.
New fiction from a Fair Oaks native.
Reviewed by Kel Munger
After years of walking everywhere, the ability to cross the grid in five minutes seems like time travel.
By Becca Costello
A poem by Amanda Burke of Sacramento.
By Amanda Burke
“Damn you, paparazzo!”
Main Street Theatre Works succeeds with Bus Stop, despite the absence of Marilyn Monroe.
By Jeff Hudson
Shakespeare Santa Cruz celebrates its 25th anniversary this summer.
You don’t know pizza until you’ve tried zekiye.
By Kate Washington
The best designs on the vine.
When it’s too hot to cook, lean toward tapas.
Wordsmith Dean Haakenson’s Be Brave Bold Robot.
By Jason Roberts
Thom Yorke made a solo record! The most interesting thing is the artwork.
By David Riedel
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
By Eddie Jorgensen
By Erin Sierchio
The Skip’s Music Stairway to Stardom concert reveals what the kids are listening to these days.
By Jackson Griffith
Neil Burger swaps card tricks for CGI with wonderful results.
By Jonathan Kiefer
Whatcha gonna do when they come for ya?
No expectations required.
By Daniel Barnes
Still Sorkin, only good.
By Jim Lane
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