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News, Chem Tales Washed Up: Mexican Pot Is So Cheap It's Being Dumped on Our Shores

Washed Up: Mexican Pot Is So Cheap It's Being Dumped on Our Shores

These are bad times to be a Mexican marijuana smuggler. High-quality homegrown cannabis is available throughout the United States. And in almost half the country, a weed deal is now a legal transaction on which the government collects taxes. This…
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Calendar, Night&Day The End is Near

The End is Near

For seven years, InsideStoryTime has been presenting one of the city's best storytelling gatherings; recently, the monthly series moved to the Glass Door Gallery in North Beach, a good fit for its simple and intimate format. The range is…
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Calendar, Night&Day The What-What Whats?

The What-What Whats?

In September 2005, Ron Jones and Larry Jay Tish holed up for a weekend at the apocryphally named budget hotel the Plantation Inn. Their goal was to write a play about their experiences as a black man and a Jew…
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Calendar, Night&Day Other Car Not Broom, Sorry

Other Car Not Broom, Sorry

If Christianity and capitalism are both based on controlling nature — desires, forests, whatever — then it’s no wonder Starhawk doesn’t go in for either one. The world’s most famous witch (we think; if you know a more famous witch,…
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Music, Misc. Reviews

Misc. Reviews

Ghost riding the whip, which The Washington Post recently dubbed "another bad idea from California," is the phrase for dancing near, on top of, or on the back of a moving car with no one in the pilot position. Created…
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Music, OK Then

SSRI-ay Cap'n

Of the small handful of people whom I consider personal friends in this town, I know three who are on antidepressants (as am I) and a fourth who takes this thing called SAMe, which is an herbal antidepressant that apparently…
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Calendar, Halloween

REAL ASTROLOGY For an Unreal World

Aries (March 21-April 19): This would be a pretty good week to rise at 4 a.m. to confess your sins and say prayers for two hours before beginning a volunteer job cleaning up trash from the side of a highway…
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Calendar, Halloween

Publish or Perish

Over the last 17 years, the Unabomber has deployed 16 bombs in a pyrolytic barrage, rendering this gore box-score: 23 injured, three killed, millions terrified. His slaughter began modestly: The first device (May 25, 1978) mangled the hand of a…
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