The reading assignment below? It's alright. But the truth is the subject of the story, UC Irvine and Jet Propulsion Laboratory water scientist Jay Famiglietti, has written far more eloquently about the global groundwater issues raised in this week's cover story. After the jump are but five examples ... More >>
The revelations of massive internet surveillance brought to light by whistleblower Eric Snowden has launched what's being called the "Restore the Fourth" movement with actions planned nationwide. Angered by what has been reported in the The Guardian by Glenn Greenwald regarding the US National Secur ... More >>
Bandleader Craig Minowa embarks on latest tour with a new sense of purpose
The City of Berkeley, California will honor poet and writer, teacher and essayist, screenwriter, singer and professor Al Young next week. Tuesday, February 5 is Al Young Day in the progressive burg on the East Bay, which is a start, and a great one, for all the guys listed above. Indeed, Young was a ... More >>
See Also: *The Jacuzzi Boys - The Queen Mary - 8/1/12*Mom - The Constellation Room -8/17/12*Over the Weekend: Nobunny - Alex's Bar - 8/17/12Pawnshop Kings The Constellation Room (at the Observatory) 9/3/12It was Labor Day, and the Pawnshop Kings began their month-long residency by keeping it si ... More >>
In maturing, the band's sound is (ahem) steadier, but no less raucous
Despite the title and familiar genre, Mr. Explosion says something new
Behind the door of Uncle Walts exclusive Club 33
Yes, another #%&@$* year-end list!
Slow train comin travels with the Havalina Rail Co.
Havolina Rail Co. are so stupefyingly good you'd swear they were from Austin!
The finer (and lesser) points of local institutions