SF Graffiti Vigilantes: Painting Over It Black

Say it with us now: “anti-graffiti vigilantes.” Snitch Joe Eskenazi tracks down graf artists thwarted by … someone else with paint and a mission. -d2

Paint it Black? Maybe You Shouldn’t

By Joe Eskenazi

Internecine warfare is rippling through The Mission. Thankfully, though, it’s a war of a sort where there are no stray bullets — only stray bulletins.

You may have read about “The Strangers.” The duo, profiled earlier this month in the SF Weekly, created a series of 43 stencil art snippets leading readers on a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure trip around The Mission. Not long after our article appeared, The Strangers noticed that a handful of readers had …

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