Cover: The Nüz That Was
In 2001, Santa Cruz continued its great tradition of redefining normal. Breastfeeding moms went topless; irate cyclists painted their own bike lane; UC profs got miffed when they didn't make the patriotic blacklist; Umbrella Man vanished and Mr. Twister headed north to Alaska.
Sights & Sounds: Local bands the Creeps and Blueprint are forces to reckon with.
Seasoned Sukeroku: For 20 years this tiny sushi bar has offered the delicious comforts of fresh fish and hot sake.
Will Power: Political satirist Will Durst gets ready to kiss off this crappy year.
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