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News, The Snitch Hey, Registered Independents: Here's How To Vote for Bernie (Or Hillary or Trump)

Hey, Registered Independents: Here's How To Vote for Bernie (Or Hillary or Trump)

If you're like most San Francisco residents, you're already registered to vote in the California primary election, to be held in just over two weeks' time on June 7. Good for you, as today's the last day to register,…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Adam Sandler and Friends Went Back to the Basics at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Adam Sandler and Friends Went Back to the Basics at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

It feels like it has been an eternity since someone last wrote something nice about Adam Sandler. Yes, the Saturday Night Live alum responsible for 90s goofball gems like Billy Madison and Happy Gilmore has certainly taken his lumps in…
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Music, All Shook Down East Bay Rapper Caleborate Drops a New Video and Announces His Next Album, <i>1993</i>

East Bay Rapper Caleborate Drops a New Video and Announces His Next Album, 1993

Berkeley rapper Caleborate — who we believe will be the next big thing to come out of the East Bay — drops a new music video today for his song, "El Bandito," off of his 2015 album, Hella Good.…
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News, The Snitch What Bubble? S.F. Employment is at Record Levels (As Workforce Shrinks)

What Bubble? S.F. Employment is at Record Levels (As Workforce Shrinks)

Sanguine news today from the state Employment Development Department. Employment — as in the opposite of unemployment, which is a bad thing — in San Francisco is at a 16-year high, and the city is closer to full employment today…
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News, The Snitch Airbnb Still Refusing to Help S.F. Enforce Airbnb Regulations

Airbnb Still Refusing to Help S.F. Enforce Airbnb Regulations

San Francisco has regulated short-term rentals like those for offer via Airbnb for over a year, but the city's rules have done almost nothing to change the habits of the companies facilitating the rentals and those who host the properties. As…
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Dining, SFoodie Monday Eight: Obama Ate With Bourdain in Vietnam

Monday Eight: Obama Ate With Bourdain in Vietnam

The Keystone Has a New Chef and New MenuBanks White is in at The Keystone (68 Fourth Street), and according to Eater,…
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Music, All Shook Down Premiere: San Francisco Rapper Babii Cris Drops Her Sophomore Album, <i>Fearless</i>

Premiere: San Francisco Rapper Babii Cris Drops Her Sophomore Album, Fearless

Babii Cris is a 22-year-old rapper from San Francisco with a penchant for penning candid, introspective lyrics and a knack for spitting quickly and hard. She began producing around the age of 13 when one of her mom's friends showed…
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Dining, SFoodie The Sun Rises on a new <i>Sunset</i> Location

The Sun Rises on a new Sunset Location

When Sunset announced it was moving from its Menlo Park home of over 60 years to Oakland, many Bay Area locals — such as myself — were in shock. While the magazine was never a staple in my home, it graced our coffee…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Behind the Scene with <i>The Last Five Years</i>

Behind the Scene with The Last Five Years

For the past six weeks, Margo Seibert (Rocky) and Zak Resnick (Mamma Mia!) have spent most of their waking moments independently pouring themselves into the same two-person show — The Last Five Years, directed by Michael Berresse and playing at A.C.T.’s…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Pie Fights and Trapeze Lust at the SF Silent Film Festival

Pie Fights and Trapeze Lust at the SF Silent Film Festival

Take a break from the Bernie vs. Hillary battle and step back in time 100 years, to an era when the idea of a woman governor, much less a woman president, was the subject of futuristic fiction.  Just in time…
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News, The Snitch New SFPD Chief Toney Chaplin Promises "Reform, Reform, Reform"

New SFPD Chief Toney Chaplin Promises "Reform, Reform, Reform"

The four golden stars pinned to acting San Francisco police Chief Toney Chaplin's collar sometime in the past 24 hours — when Mayor Ed Lee named him to succeed Greg Suhr, ousted after yesterday's fatal police shooting — shined in…
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Music, All Shook Down Peep Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival's Artist Line-Up and Cop Tickets!

Peep Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival's Artist Line-Up and Cop Tickets!

This July, The Bay Bridged and Tiny Telephone's yearly music and food festival, Phone del Sol, will take place at the usual spot — Portrero del Sol Park — on Satruday, July 9. A number of San Francisco musicians, like…
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Music, All Shook Down Nominees For The BET Awards Are Announced and Drake Leads The Pack With Nine Nominations

Nominees For The BET Awards Are Announced and Drake Leads The Pack With Nine Nominations

If you watched the BET Awards last year, you might remember seeing hosts Tracee Ellis Ross (Rainbow Johnson of "black-ish") swinging barefoot from a rope and Anthony Anderson (Andre Johnson in "black-ish") sashaying across the stage. Or maybe you…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Interview: The Cult of Yorgos Lanthimos

Interview: The Cult of Yorgos Lanthimos

Seven years ago, I joined a cult. The Greek film director Yorgos Lanthimos is the enigmatic leader. I started to follow him after the release of his second film Dogtooth. I momentarily lost faith with his third, Alps, which felt…
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News, The Snitch Should S.F. Elect its Police Chief?

Should S.F. Elect its Police Chief?

When he fired police Chief Greg Suhr on Thursday and appointed an interim replacement a few hours after police shot and killed an unarmed black woman suspected of stealing a car, Mayor Ed Lee was bending to the will of…
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Music, All Shook Down Q&A: Polyenso Opens Up About the Light & Dark in <i>Pure In The Plastic</i>

Q&A: Polyenso Opens Up About the Light & Dark in Pure In The Plastic

Halfway through 2010, a Floridian post-hardcore outfit, Oceana, reformed after a short break-up to release the band’s final breath in 2010, an EP called Cleanhead. With that last four-song EP, Oceana gave fans and the greater music community something revolutionary…
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Dining, SFoodie Hangar 1 Releases Fog Point, a Vodka Made with Fog Water

Hangar 1 Releases Fog Point, a Vodka Made with Fog Water

Have you ever stuck your head outside on an especially foggy day and tried to suck the moisture from the air? No one else? Just me, then? Well, even those not as intimately familiar with San Francisco’s characteristic fog (sometimes…
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Dining, SFoodie Friday Six: Popson's Will Turn the Hapa Ramen Space into a Cajun Restaurant

Friday Six: Popson's Will Turn the Hapa Ramen Space into a Cajun Restaurant

Popson's Team Taking Over the Former Hapa Ramen/Citizen Fox…
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News, The Snitch Police Chief Greg Suhr Is Gone; Mayor Appoints Replacement

Police Chief Greg Suhr Is Gone; Mayor Appoints Replacement

Hours after police shot and killed an apparently unarmed black woman in the Bayview, San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr handed his resignation to Mayor Ed Lee, the mayor announced Thursday afternoon at City Hall. Suhr, a San Francisco…
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News, The Snitch Millennial Problems: Must Love Tea and Biscuits

Millennial Problems: Must Love Tea and Biscuits

It seems Piers Morgan and the rest of the folks running the U.K.’s DailyMail.com have their finger on the pulse of Generation Y. The British tabloid news site tells FoxBusiness.com that of its 240 million unique visitors a month…
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