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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 36–41.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Miroslava Chávez-Garcia; Mayela Caro; Marissa Friedman; Sonia Mehrmand The essays examines the resemblance of California’s Silverado High School to a modern prison. From its of surveillance cameras, drug-sniffing dogs, security guards, and harsh disciplinary policies to its sleek modern design of...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 24–31.
Published: 01 September 2015
... as debates over attempts to accommodate the animals, and wolve-dog mixes in our midst © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 Gray wolf OR7 California Department of Fish and Wildlife wolves dire wolves La Brea Tar Pits Page Museum dogs emma marris Return of the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
... East Bay Albany homelessness landfill dogs dogwalking birdwatching nature nature preservation environmentalists The Albany Bulb, looking northwest. Photograph by Robin Lasser. susan moffat The Battle of the Bulb Nature, culture and art at a San Francisco Bay landfill O n a misty afternoon...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 34–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... carrying the scent of blooming jasmine and freshly shorn grass. I d lie in a ham- mock and read and sleep to the sound of birds chirping and the low, lonely bark of a neighbor s dog. In 2005, I was fresh out of graduate school and living with my husband, Kyle, in a cramped apartment in Riverside. I was a...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 December 2016
... sell it as a book: Amerikan Dreams. . . . The idea, in brief, was to travel around the country and shit on every- thing16 Thompson thought the Rape Series on Amerikan Institutions which Hinckle wanted to call the Thompson- Steadman Report, was a king-bitch dog-fucker of an idea He and Steadman...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 80–91.
Published: 01 December 2016
... ordinary people began to sit tight during the singing of the national anthem in our ballparks. The bench sitters were pelted with hot dogs and mustard, with snow cones and soft ice cream. They were told to stand up like men, even if they were women. They were called traitors, scum, cowards, and Commies...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2015
... recorded with a wide range of fellow musical innovators from South- ern Californian including Kendrick Lamar, Flying Lotus, and Snoop Dog but The Epic is aimed straight at reimagin- ing and reinvigorating the sound of West Coast jazz, while paying homage to its roots, including Mingus. See Ansel Adams s...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 78–84.
Published: 01 December 2015
... smoking a joint while standing next to a Native American also smoking a joint. The same Indian is found in a 66 Family Dog poster with a banner offering a prayer, May the baby Jesus shut your mouth and open your mind Jesus was somewhere in Griffin s mind even before he converted to Christianity...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 94–99.
Published: 01 December 2015
... place. After all, anti-mosque rally organizers in Temecula recently brought dozens of dogs to a Muslim prayer center behavior considered insulting and declared that California s Muslims are trained to kill and will impose shari a over a Christian state.3 But California is home to a growing...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 60–75.
Published: 01 September 2015
... singed wings could do the same to CSP. To ground truth the matter, the plant s operators hired a team of biologists to record bird sightings and bird deaths for one full year. During my visit, BOOM | F A L L 20 15 67 I watched biologists use bird dogs to search the tower and heliostat areas, finding and...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 112–121.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Park, designed by the Olmsted brothers on land bisected by Indian Creek. Forty-four years later, I still go to the river nearly every day. I walk the trails with my dog, through the same earth, under the same cottonwoods, watching for descendants of the same coyotes and foxes. From the end of my block...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 June 2015
... computers. There, you can explore parks around the state, find ones closest to you, and discover nearby places to hike, bike, picnic, rock climb, or run with your dog. By integrating photographs from social media into CaliParks, the site shows the enormous diversity of California s thousands of parks not...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 14–19.
Published: 01 March 2015
... own California dream. I want to live there she explained. I want a big house and a dog She longed for the idea of a traditionally Californian lifestyle somehow as alien to me, someone born and resident in the state, as any lifestyle I saw in South Korea. I didn t have the heart to tell her that...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 4–15.
Published: 01 December 2014
... person lives on a body of values, and it lives on something. I think I would pack it into a theme song. I think I would pack it into an app, a kind of morning prayer, and the prayer would be for the capacity to take risks, the capacity to be open, understanding that this is not a dog- eat-dog world. It s...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Wright. As if metaphorically, the land slopes upward, leading to better things. South of College, the slope is distinctly downward. Mario angles the truck through gridded streets of tiny, pimpled stucco houses with penned-in yards, dirt driveways, drifting children, and stray dogs. Eventually, we cross...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 36–45.
Published: 01 September 2014
... historian and naturalist, and Dave s dog, Mindy. We were looking for a particular spot on the creek, where Ishi, the so-called last wild Indian in America had spent much time before his emergence from the woods; the spot where he had been photographed in 1914 when, after three years of living in the Bay...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 122–128.
Published: 01 September 2014
... aptly called dog s vomit slime. The beauty of nature in the city is that anyone can partici- pate in its discovery not just scientists and every Ange- leno can contribute to a project that interests them. Urban planners and conservation biologists can use data from these projects to help make decisions...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 46–50.
Published: 01 September 2014
... steer. The Yahis fled the scene. Rather than pursue them, the cowboys returned to their camp, found a hunting dog, and stalked the Indians to a cave. The hunters opened fire, killing about thirty Yahis in what one historian has called the last known large massacre of California Indians1 Ishi was one...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 103–113.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., points out why companies like these survive and grow while others don t. His argument doesn t bode well for start-ups in the dog-eat-dog world of today s high tech economy or for its workforce. He uses the smartphone as an example of what he suggests is the inexorable drive toward faster economic growth...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 3–10.
Published: 01 March 2014
... look promising, with rundown buildings and stray dogs prowling the streets. Fortunately it was a night of many ups and downs he found a McDonald s that was still open, and one of the workers there told him the hotel was right down the road. A boutique hotel in an old colonial building, it turned out to...