For the Week of
July 20-26, 2005
Cover Story: Pot O'Gold:
What would possess Alastair Bland to stumble through Baja armed with only a treasure map and a hopelessly unbreakable spirit? That would be drugs.
News: A Tale of Two Jails:
Our cover story on the county Department of Correction touched a nerve in this community, and the response revealed two very differentbut critically relatedviews of the jail system.
The Fly: Hey kids, reading is fun! But giving you a place to do it is a different story.
Silicon Alleys: Counterculture A.D.
Techsploits: Cyber Heroes!
Rev: Your Gas Station: Although the Chavez plan has been mocked by conservatives who urge that Venezuela should build relations with the United States, I would argue, why should he?
Mining the Image:
Edward Burtynsky's photographs at Stanford depict ravaged but strangely compelling landscapes.
Marital Misgivings: Ingmar Bergman revisits the crime-scene marriage of Johan and Marianne in 'Saraband.'
Wheel Works: Wheelchair athletics are unsafe at any speed in documentary 'Murderball.'
St. Mac Daddy: Sundance favorite 'Hustle & Flow' is sexist in every sense of the word.
Clone Bores: Director Michael Bay sucks the soul right out of 'The Island,' a sci-fi clone tale.
Rock of Lamb: Lamb of God brings its 'pure American metal' to the Shoreline.
On Her Own: Missy Elliott dishes up 'The Cookbook.'
Bach by the Beach: The Carmel Bach Festival kicks off its 68th season with a night of Johann and Ludwig.
Nice Package!: Savoring South Bay dumpling houses.
Live Feed: Silicon Valley Gets Schooled.
5 Places to Love: Restaurants Near the HP Pavilion.
Elvis Is in The Building: San Jose Stage Company brings Elvis back to life in 'Idols of the King.'
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