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Check out Boulevards' Guide to San Francisco

February 1998

Features: Fresh Choice
Cool is no guarantee of a good meal. But it is a force to reckon with. The Metropolitan compiles the 25 coolest restaurants in San Francisco.

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Cultural Disneyland: LA's Getty Center offers the mini-mall approach to art.

Desperately Seeking Susan: Heidi Pollock on the perils of imitating Penelope Starr.

Think Pink: Retro '80s fuchsias bloom at the makeup counter.

In the Red: Why red is the true color of love.

Concrete Runway: What they're wearing on the street right now.

Calamari Connection: The Alpha Squids storm the Wired party.

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Video Gains: Artists Television Access opens up tech toybox.

With Malick Aforethought: Terrence Malick's dreamlike Badlands looks even better 25 years later.

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Righteous Bore: To be completely DiFranco about it, the latest from Ani bites.

Spin Control at Cat's Alley: While there's an unspoken sexism in the rave scene, the all-girl DJ party called Sister offers up-and-coming female DJs some recognition.

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Millie's Map: Millie shops around for dinner.

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Fiction: "How to Hunt Deer" by Don Bajema.

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Holding History: With a equal parts camp and historical drama, Insurrection is like a cross between Amistad and Medea, the Musical.


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