Jane Belanger

Jane Belanger is a Reader contributor. See staff page for published articles.

I love W.S. Merwin

Napoleon Dynamite

The Edge

xians421 Oct. 28, 2010 @ 7:52 p.m.

@jdhowell: The chapter to the Agnostic angered me greatly. It is easily summed up as " Don't worry, you'll believe in god sooner or later." P'shaw!


The Pointy Ball Game

David and I were waiting for one of the guys behind the desk to find our room reservation on his monitor when his coworker, looking at me, said, “So, are you excited for the game?” ...


It was an extremely hot summer night. My family and I had just returned home from church. It was incredibly ...


Yeeee-haw, buckaroos! Time to head for Lakeside.

If you drive north on State Route 67 until it becomes a two-lane road at Mapleview Street, you'll see the Lakeside Rodeo marquee to your right. It’s just past the Rodeo Round-Up truck dealership and ...

Study Finds Increase In Binge Drinking

More and more people are binge drinking in San Diego County, says a recent study from the Centers for Disease ...

Bad News Bloggers

Did 2007 finally mark the beginning of the end for KPBS, the public radio and television station pair owned and operated by San Diego State University? With public contributions flat and growing competition from streaming ...

Founder March 22, 2012 @ 7:19 a.m.

Behold the new look

My mind assimilates it

The shock of the new


Le Voyage Dans La Lune, by Air

Le Voyage Dans La Lune (A Trip to the Moon) was inspired by the 1902 film of the same name by Georges Méliès. The sound has a haunting, hypnotic effect, much like the soundtrack Air ...

Royal Treatment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Part 1)

Is it possible to have a strong connection to a place without ever having been there? Nearly every member of my family, other than myself, grew up in Saudi Arabia. My entire life I’ve heard ...

tomjohnston April 1, 2012 @ 9:01 p.m.

the link to the suggestion box is still there. It's in the reply to Don Bauder's comment right above. Or you can use the search box to find it and check Blog Entries under advanced options Or it's under the blog Website Feedback. Or if you click the Reader_Web_Admin link, you can see all the comments posted to admin. It's not really that hard to find if you look for it.


tomjohnston April 8, 2012 @ 10:41 p.m.

Sounds like someone is seriously pissed off over a change in format on a website. I don't get that because to me it's no big deal. I guess the same doesn't hold true for you because it seems as though you're doing most of the complaining that things aren't how you want them to be. That's certainly your prerogative; I just have better things to do.


Andy Boyd April 23, 2012 @ 1:31 p.m.

YES! This is going to be so beyond awesome. And yes, huge thanks to House of Blues, all at Reading Cinemas and Sir Mr. Scott Marks here for making this all happen!


The UT San Diego Memo, Illustrated

TO: ALL EMPLOYEES http://sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2012/apr/26/23529/ RE: CHANGE FOR THE FUTURE http://sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2012/apr/26/23530/ DATE: APRIL 24, 2012 We have great expectations and ambitions ...

Victory Theater Opens Fun House, Music Monthlies

It was a sad day for clowns when, last July, antiquated zoning regulations forced Technomania Circus to shut down their ...

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