Rosencruz SumeraHello again ... The amber tile motif in the bathroom of Louis' Restaurant was the 1970s, every bit as much as the five-note theme of Close Encounters, Oscar Gamble's 'fro, or all the places Dirty Harry shot people that aren't there anymore. Well, the tile is gone. In o ... More >>
Bullitt screens tonight at Top of the Mark.Wine and a Movie at the Mark Where: Top of the Mark Lounge, 999 California (at Mason), 616-6916 When: Tonight, 8-11:30 p.m. Cost: Free The rundown: We know you're always jealous when your friends come to town and spend an evening at the Top of th ... More >>
CogDogA regular Einstein...If you're bad at school and worse at cheating, you're in a bind. As Dirty Harry opined, "A man's got to know his limitations." The seventh-grader in question did not. Your humble narrator has unearthed the odd document or two, but never one as hilarious as this. You can ... More >>
Dirty Harry and the cops motor past the present-day site of AT&T ParkAficionados of Dirty Harry movies can gleefully point to spots near AT&T Park as the climax of the motorcycle-vs. tremendous blue car chase scene in Magnum Force. But the completion of Pacific Bell Park in 2000 changed e ... More >>
Luis ChongSmaller than some night markets, but a good source for boba teas and knickknacks.October 9 is the last scheduled evening for the Chinatown Night Market Fair. This small night market pales in comparison to the huge multiblock events of Vancouver, Hong Kong, mainland China, and many o ... More >>
San Francisco, it seems, is a place where we think of new ways to celebrate Bastille Day. New ways that are très fou. Last year we noted that one of the area celebrations of the holiday was a "messe officielle du 14 juillet" -- the official mass of July 14. Yes, it is odd for a Catholic church ... More >>
Food? What food? We're distracted by the beauty of San Francisco from on high.