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  • Blogs

    May 4, 2012

    Adam Yauch, R.I.P.

    Adam Yauch, better known as MCA and one of the founding Beastie Boys, died today after being diagnosed with cancer in 2009. He was 47.

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    Play the Fortune Cookie Game!

    Where the hell did the fortune cookie come from, anyway? How they were invented is a matter of some dispute, not where they were invented -- which was California. The magic happened approximately 100 years ago, when a Japanese company in that state decided to make a modern American version of a te ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    ALTAMONT: An Eyewitness Account of the 'Day of the Angels'

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 11, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 61 Day of the Angels: Let It Bleed! by Grover Lewis ALTAMONT SPEEDWAY, Alameda County, California -- All across the scalded brown hills looming above this seedy, out-at-the-elbows drag strip located 50 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Clip Job: A Gathering of the Tribes in SF

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 19, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 14 Scenes By Howard Smith I received two air mail special letters and one phone call from three different San Francisco friends who wanted to tell me about an event that became what all three described ... More >>

  • Music

    April 18, 2006

    Dear Mr. President

    Baby let's have a ficus leaf and a cranberry Snapple before Bush do something crazy

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Be-In, be-in, Being

    Central Park Rite is Medieval Pageant

  • News

    August 21, 2001

    Nature’s Candy

    Escape the Asphalt Jungle into New York City’s Boondocks