Top Stories

‘Poopetrator’ Push Seeks to Wipe Away Dog Waste

New SF Pet Owner Outreach Program hopes to curb dog droppings with the greatest acronym ever — POOP.

 

Uber Admits To Manipulating Fares And Prices

In an interview meant to explain the appearance of a fare manipulation scheme, Uber makes it worse by disclosing they charge some riders more than others.

 


News

Yesterday’s Crimes: Dog Mauling in the Eye of a Media Storm

With the ex-first lady of San Francisco, Kimberly Guilfoyle, vying to replace Sean Spicer as Trump's press secretary, Yesterday's Crimes looks back on the 2001 dog mauling case that made her a media star.

 

Gun Makers Pay Settlement Over Shady Loophole

Firearms manufacturers who’d been selling banned rifles as unassembled “gun kits” agree to fines, stricter rules.

 



Culture

NSFW: Buff to Breakers

We spoke to everyone we could find running the Bay to Breakers race in their birthday suits, to see why this streak of race nakedness dates back almost 35 years.

 

The Mushroom Cure: Adam Strauss’ Fungus Treatment

Psychedelics open up the doors of perception, but what do you do if your OCD is so bad you keep checking to see if you locked them? If you're Adam Strauss, you write a one-man play.

 


Dining

Khai’s Tasting Menu Goes Nine for Nine

In a city of splashy tasting menus, here comes a chef-driven Vietnamese restaurant that whispers rather than shouts.

 

The Douglas Room Has a Very Absorbing Telenovela

A project from the team behind Benjamin Cooper, the Douglas Room is a hotel bar locals will want to go to.

 


Film

Radio Dreams

A San Francisco radio station broadcasting in Farsi brings the Iranian community's culture together with Metallica.

 

Prevenge

A comedy about a pregnant woman (played by director Alice Lowe) whose fetus urges her to kill a bunch of asshole men.