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  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    News Sites Can't Rely on Advertising

    ​I'm not about to pretend that I know how to solve the economic dilemma that the news business finds itself in. I've been studying the matter, and writing about it off and on, for 16 years, and, like everyone, I really don't know. Maybe it will be nonprofits. Maybe paywalls. Maybe micropayments wi ... More >>

  • Music

    February 8, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Top 5 Reasons the Winklevoss Twins Really Are 'Assholes'

    The Winklevii​Readers, we have never met Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss. The pair come off as douche-bags -- albeit somewhat righteously angered douche-bags -- in The Social Network, the 2010 movie that offered a very liberally construed version of Facebook's foundation myth. But was there any truth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Facebook Colonizes MySpace with 'Mashup'

    Like MySpace, the rebellious Vercingetorix eventually surrendered to Caesar​In the latest piece of tech trivia to emerge in a technologically trivial week, MySpace CEO Mike Jones announced today that his ailing social network will now allow its users to import a wide range of information from thei ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    Bros Icing Bros: Our Food Critic Taste-Tests Smirnoff Ice Flavors

    ​Bro-on-bro icing is the meme du jour. What started out as a fratboy prank in South Carolina has been picked up by Wall Street traders, A-list bloggers, San Francisco hiptards, and Fortune magazine, all within the space of two weeks. Apparently, the appeal of forcing your friends to down a 24-ounc ... More >>

  • News

    January 6, 2010

    Weed Takes Root

    Marijuana's steady creep toward legalization nationwide

  • News

    February 28, 2007

    Shake-down Tour

    Is this what you get when a rapacious American capitalist takes U.S. bike racing for a spin?

  • News

    June 21, 2006

    Filling the Civic Gap

    Meet Donald Fisher, the private billionaire with unprecedented sway over ordinary San Franciscans' lives

  • News

    May 10, 2006

    Powerful Advice

    Leaders should ignore the temptation to over-regulate energy policy and let competition reign

  • Home Entertainment

    January 18, 2006
  • Film

    April 27, 2005

    Scoundrel Time

    Alex Gibney expertly captures the lies and fall of Enron

  • News

    June 2, 2004

    Medea Benjamin for President*

    The new reality TV show American Candidate is as rigged as a Florida election. A recount won't help. We need a boycott.

  • News

    April 18, 2001

    Tales of the North Pacific

    What a 62-year-old man can teach shellshocked dot-commers as he sails from Osaka to San Francisco. Alone. Again.

  • Calendar

    May 31, 2000

    Hung Jury

    "Walker Evans" opens at SFMOMA

  • News

    November 17, 1999

    Opening Pandora's Box

    Once-secret documents reveal the tobacco industry's battle to gut anti-smoking education in California. Former Assembly Speaker Willie Brown and former Gov. Pete Wilson helped.

  • News

    December 23, 1998

    Support Your Local Embezzler

    Hometown thieves we'll tolerate, but not southern sexists

  • News

    May 1, 1996

    Hook, Line, & Stinker

    Everyone loves the 49ers. But even love has its limits. Are taxpayers willing to subsidize millionaire owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr.'s dreams of a new stadium when economists say it's a bad deal

  • Calendar

    November 1, 1995
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    September 20, 1995
  • News

    April 26, 1995
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