Ever find yourself fantasizing about receiving an extreme haircut on stage at The Fillmore while Aesop Rock performs a song? Well, that's precisely what's going down this Sunday when Aesop performs "Racing Stripes," a song about getting a bad trim, from his new Skelethon album. During the performanc ... More >>
We've all been there -- we need a ride home from a late night of pub crawling and we don't want to throw up on Muni. So we call that lucky friend with a car to hitch a ride home.
Now, our friend never quarrels with us and lets us hog the phone charger in the car. And their vehicle has a pink mustac ... More >>
Leonard Flynn School is no different than every other education facility in the city --- it has no money! Thanks to ongoing budget cuts, local parents have been shouldering much of the cost for the fun part of the kid's education, like art and music. In the latest endeavor to help out San Fr ... More >>
Alison PebworthFreshly sculpted facial hair at the YBCA eventWhere: Comstock Saloon, 155 Columbus (at Kearny), 617-0071
When: Mon., August 15, 7 p.m. contestant registration, competition at 8 p.m.
Cost: $5 Boothby cocktails, sidecars, and tastes of St. George Single Malt Whiskey
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What could Rose Pak possibly do with 20,000 mustaches?Perhaps one of the most memorable moments of the Run, Ed, Run campaign was back in June when Chinatown power broker Rose Pak ran out and purchased 20,000 stick-on mustaches, like the one Ed Lee wears, to pass out at the Giants game where the m ... More >>
Is Ed Lee a whisker away from making history? First Mayor With Facial Hair Since 1944? When Mayor Gavin Newsom suggested his successor during the San Francisco Giants World Series parade, he borrowed one of the team's catchphrases: "Fear the beard." Tightly wound progressives at the time thought ... More >>
Eat your heart out, mustachioed local bartendersIf you're taking a pre-happy hour totter through the Mission this evening after work, you should probably stop in to visit darling indie-esoterica purveyors Aquarius Records and catch a free in-store set from Lichens, the otherworldly drone project ... More >>
It's tougher than it looks to get your hair to lay like thisThe other day, we declared Friday to be Comb Your Hair Like Gavin Newsom Day, in honor of our erstwhile mayor's 42nd birthday the next day. As we put it before:
Your participation in this experiment will, once and for all, answer th ... More >>
Props to the masterIn honor of our erstwhile mayor's 42nd birthday on Oct. 10, SF Weekly has declared Friday, Oct. 9 to be "Comb Your Hair Like Gavin Newsom Day." Your participation in this experiment will, once and for all, answer the critical question that has plagued local social scientists an ... More >>