Special Issues: Best of the Reader

Wonder and hope

May 4, 2015

Early one morning in 1985, my mother woke from a restless sleep with a chill in her bones. “I had this dream, and I couldn’t get warm. I was freezing.” She described it to my ...

Food. Drinks. Cheap.

April 15, 2015

What are you doing after work?


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For those about to rock

March 4, 2015

Invigorating and exhausting, the hallmarks of a healthy music scene. We've got your backline, San Diego.


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2015 Guide to San Diego Art

February 4, 2015

Within every living art, there will always be a conversation among the artists who create it. The conversation is what makes it vital: a back-and-forth of reaction, adaptation, innovation, and yes, rejection. I recently saw, ...


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A perfect food day

September 3, 2014

Reader eaters graze their way around town for the 2014 Feast! issue: Europe would be impressed — Ian Anderson My fantasy food day — Mary Beth Abate It'll probably involve offal — Brandon Hernandez The ...


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Craft Cocktails: Old Standbys. Rising Stars.

July 9, 2014

Drinks a bit complicated, sort of the way you wish you were.


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Things to do

June 11, 2014

Jetpack America Want to feel like Superman? After a training video and in-office instruction, strap on a jetpack and take to the air. During the 15- to 60-minute ride, the water-jetting pack can go as ...


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South of the Border

May 14, 2014

Tales from our rich neighbor: Everything is for the locals — Chad Deal“Tijuana is a junkyard,” and nobody knows Tijuana’s junkyards better than the Sullivans. They go all night at this park — Matthew SuárezTijuana ...


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This Year's Soundcheck

April 16, 2014

"Your favorite band sucks" — T-shirt Oh, Lord, has it come to this? We’re quoting T-shirts now? Well, yes — if only to illustrate a point about how good things can come from anywhere. Which ...


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Happy Hour Guide 2014

March 5, 2014

Reader writers chase cheap chomps and chugs in SD: Nobody knows Happy Hour in San Diego like Ed Bedford — The man has been chasing cheap chomps and chugs around San Diego (and telling you ...


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2014 Guide to the Arts in San Diego

February 12, 2014

Our affinity for artistic expression sets us humans apart from all other animals. We continue to find innovative ways to communicate our complex emotions and philosophical reflections. Though it is inarguably enriching to appreciate works ...


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