For the Week of|
February 10-16, 2000
Cover: The Sex Issue
Natural Urges: The founders of Botanica Erotica concoct a line of holistic sex products.
Users' Manuals: Hot tips for the sexually challenged.
Hot-Wired: After post-Cold War military contracts shriveled up, Silicon Valley took on a saucy new partner: pornography.
News: Living Together
Intentional communities gain a foothold in Sonoma County.
Usual Suspects: Bar none--behind Sonoma County Bar Association election-survey flap.
Suds 'n' Grub: Murphy's Irish Pub is a casual hangout with lots of lively atmosphere.
Heard It Through the Grapevine: Get to the root of all things wine.
Classical Murder: 'Felicia's Journey' gives us a serial killer in the Hitchcock mode.
Maternal Instinct: Undignified women win respect in 'All About My Mother.'
New Direction: Joe Diffie gets serious on latest CD, 'A Night To Remember.'
Politics of Self: Politico-folk rocker Bruce Cockburn gets personal on latest CD.
Cracker Van Beethoven: Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven come together for a reunion show.
SF Club Guide: Disco divas, hip-hop connoisseurs and salsa suaves to flannel-clad pinball players, jazz luminaries and more from the City by the Bay.
Get Jazzed: Complete SFJAZZ spring season schedule information.
Music Makers: 'Amadeus' and 'La Cage aux Folles' strike high notes.
Ticket to Ride: Author Douglas Coupland bypasses the topics of fame and fortune.
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