For the Week of
December 14-20, 2005
Cover Story: Christina Kim: Unstoppable:
The outrageous San Jose native took the golf world by storm in 2005.
News: Saving California:
A maverick economist floats a plan to salvage the state's economic fortunes.
The Fly: Palo Altans fight to save the Spangenberg Theater.
Rock in the New Year: Our New Year's Eve guide will show you how!
Silicon Alleys: Fast Times in Spartan Bookstore.
Techsploits: Maui Drowning?
Rev: Although Bill is invariably disappointed with my boring decision to give him socks and underwear, something from the boys at J.C. Whitney gets him excited.
Two Rode Together: 'Brokeback Mountain': Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger in a romance that'll frighten a few horses.
Big Fella: 'King Kong': Beauty kills the beast, but beauty makes him alive, too.
Tea Garden: Rob Marshall's adaptation of 'Memoirs of a Geisha' offers more snooze than sizzle.
Brand Awareness: A car company wants to tap into hip-hop culture, but should hip-hop allow it?
God Complex: Chutzpah, thy name is Kanye (but in a good way).
Mr. Mozart: Symphony Silicon Valley, with George Cleve at the podium, explores the multitudes of Mozart.
Club Life: Sunday Jazz Series 2006.
Iraq and a Hard Place: George Packer's brilliant new book, 'The Assassins' Gate,' dissects the illusions that got us stuck in Iraqi.
Local Ovens We're Lovin': A holiday tour of the South Bay's best bakeries.
Live Feed: Feeling Crabby About Crab.
5 Things: Out of Town Restaurants.
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