C'mon man. It's not that coldAsk a weather scientist why it's so damn cold today and you'll get two answers, both of them equally valid. The first is a scientific rationale involving high-pressure systems and advection and whatnot. And the second is that San Franciscans are wussies. We told you t ... More >>
More than ready to take on politicians and redevelopers, Willie Ratcliff is in the most important fight of his life.
When people learn that Pedro Ordenes, 55, has swum to or from Alcatraz 126 times, or that he crossed the Strait of Magellan in 39-degree water, they often joke about his sanity. That's before they hear about his idea to swim the Bering Strait.
How does Dashiell Hammett fan William Arney know he's living in Hammett's old apartment? Simple: detective work.
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