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Quinn Corey: Found Objects to Pop Culture Action Figures

xpressmagazine March 1, 2013

Words & Photos: Melissa Burman Like any young boy who grew up watching television, toy advertisements made a big impact on Quinn Corey. Corey moved to San Francisco from the East Coast with his...

Not Playing Dress-Up

Not Playing Dress-Up

September 24, 2012

Lindsey Brophy and Sean Lee display their hand-made cosplay outfits in thier forest hill home in San Francisco. The outfits made to look like outfits from a music video by Japanese pop star Kyary Pamyu,...

Desperate Times Calls for Weird Measures

September 24, 2012

Words: Kenny Redublo Photos: Melissa Burman Taylor Reynolds is a princess. A part-time princess. She drives over to “the Castle,” a Lake Merritt country club in Oakland, California that acts...

Prepping for the Polls

September 24, 2012

Words: Kelly Leslie It’s the first Tuesday in November. Along with hundreds of fellow students, you make your way to the polling place to cast your vote before class. After months of listening to...

Forever Golden

Forever Golden

September 20, 2012

Written by Erin Browner Photos by Melissa Burman One day in 1986, Karen Alexander donned prom dress and rushed to Bayview to see Dick Clark appear on a new TV show - KOFY TV’s Dance Party. She...

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