[Metro This Week]
[Metroactive]
[whitespace]
[Picks]
[whitespace]
[Movies]
[whitespace]
[Music]
[whitespace]
[Art]
[whitespace]
[Events]
[whitespace]
[Stage]
[whitespace]
[Dining]
[whitespace]
[Books]
[whitespace]
[Cyber]
[whitespace]
[Archive]
[whitespace]
[Features]
[whitespace]
[Staff Box]
[whitespace]
[Santa Cruz]
[whitespace]
[Sonoma]

[whitespace]

[whitespace]

Save money with online coupons.

[whitespace]

Best of the Silicon Valley

[whitespace]

Bars, Clubs & Cafes

[whitespace]

Silicon Valley Owner's Manual

newspaper cover For the Week of
November 27-December 4

Cover: Toy Stories
What toys do the valley's most creative minds want from the high-tech gift bag this holiday season? Everything from a geostationary operational environmental satellite to a fully rechargeable rabbit-ear dildo.


News: Sexy Swamis
The Bay Area's only religious commune--the high-minded Ananda of Mountain View--has ended up with a massage-for-sex scandal.

Crosser Country: A suburban beauty salon finds its niche as cross-dresser's paradise.

Fashion Victim: Company policy requires a shave? Not so fast. It may come down to the finer points of freedom of expression.

Public Eye: School district budget woes.

Polis Report: Chinese unite against Japanese.

[Dining]
[whitespace]
Distinctive Brand: A new executive chef at Brandon's Restaurant makes his mark on the Milpitas culinary scene.

Laissez La Bon: Correspondent Kevin Samson finds caffeine and comfort at San Jose's Town and Country Shopping Center.

[Movies]
[whitespace]
Breaking Away: A web exclusive interview with Emily Watson, star of the new art movie, 'Breaking the Waves.'

Warped Values: In 'Star Trek: First Contact,' the Enterprise crew copes with human fallibility.

Behind the Green Walls: An Italian family tries to hold back the forces of history in 'Garden of the Finzi-Continis.'

Stop Action on the Move: A new anthology exposes Aardman Animations.

[Music]
[whitespace]
James Brown Makes It Once Again: A new, 2-CD retrospective album brings back peak James Brown jams from the early seventies.

Blue Suede Sombrero: El Vez walks the line between camp and commentary.

Eric Hayslett's Faithful Fantasy: New album 'Faith and Fantasy' shows off the singer's instrumental and production skills.

Audiofile: The latest CDs by Joni Mitchell, The Halibuts, Endre Tarczy and Paleface.

Beat Street: Rush is tight. So is security at San Jose show.

[Books]
[whitespace]
Making Waves: Chinese dissident and human rights activist Harry Wu continues his fight to expose China's injustice system.

Baraka Barks Back: Poet and activist Amiri Baraka infuriates and charms on two nights in the East Bay.

Magical Mexican: In 'Palinuro of Mexico,' Fernando del Paso folds James Joyce into magical realism.

[Art]
[whitespace]
Midnight Pantsing: What a canceled Levis ad revealed about America's darkest politico-sexual desires.

This page was designed and created by the Boulevards team.
Copyright © 1996 Metro Publishing, Inc.


Foreclosures - Real Estate Investing
San Jose.com Real Estate