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This Moment in Last Gasp History: Episode 1

( March 19, 2014 ) The first installment of our new video series documenting Last Gasp's unique history features a very infamous bottle, politicians eating bloody cake, and other scandalous hearsay. This video is rated NSFW,UYWALG (Not safe for work, unless you work at Last Gasp). Read the rest.

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1234 GO! Records Grand Re-Opening - Saturday 3/15!

( March 14, 2014 ) Oakland's favorite mom-and-pop (ok, maybe just pop) record store and show space, 1234 GO!, is unveiling their expanded store this weekend... Read the rest.

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Cynic's Guide To A Rich and Full Life: The Movie

( March 13, 2014 ) Travis Nichols (of ebook publisher Gumroad) made this excellent video featuring A Cynic's Guide To A Rich and Full Life author, Mario DiGiorgio. Read the rest.

Staff Picks March 2014

Last Gasp Staff Picks - March 2014

( March 12, 2014 ) Last Gasp's book professionals have selected the best books of March 2014. Looking for something special to read? Want to see if your favorite book is our favorite too? Read on... Read the rest.

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Prisoner Art & Invention

( March 7, 2014 ) Never was necessity a more crucial mother of invention than in prison. A brief look at the ways artists adapt with limited resources and compromised humanity while incarcerated. Read the rest.

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Jack Kerouac

On The Road, the most famous of Jack Kerouac's works, is not only the soul of the Beat movement and literature, but one of the most important novels... (more)




Dash Shaw

The "Cosplayers" chronicle continues as Annie and Verti attend the 3-day anime convention "Tezukon." They enter the cosplay competition as Princess Mononoke and the Devil May Cry Lady.... (more)