June 7, 1999|
Cover: Lush Life
Bottoms up or hitting bottom? The fine line between drinking and alcoholism.
House of Cards: Tarot, not temping.
Tara's Advice: Tara engages an academic atelier.
1:15: Gossip columnist C. Silo.
Frisco Utopia: Hank Hyena saves the wails.
San Fran-Disco: DJ Josh goes back to the old skool.
Play Time: Moby prepares to meet the masses with 'Play.'
Music Picks: Reviews of the latest CDs by Orbital, Sissy Bar and various artists.
Club Guide: Disco divas, hip-hop connoisseurs and salsa suaves to flannel-clad pinball players, jazz luminaries and more.
Patio Parfum: Dara Colwell smells like clean spirit.
Miss Pinkie Shears: The debonair miss gives her fashion advice.
Concrete Runway: Julie Pike at Sutter & Taylor.
Celebrating Selling Out: Kurt Anderson's 'End of the Century' greets futureshock with humor.
Book Picks: Reviews of the latest books by Duncan McLean and K.K. Beck.
Glam Slam: 'Cyberotica' puts Michelle Goldberg between a teletubby and a hard place.
Cheap Shots: Are the Kucher brothers the new Warhol and Waters?
Losing It: 'The Loss of Sexual Innocence' tempts fate with its mythic tale.
Film Picks: Reviews of 'The Last Woman of Shang,' San Francisco International Lesbian and Gay Film Festival and '420.'
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