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  • News

    June 19, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 30, 2013

    Smoking Alcohol Is the New Idiotic Boozing Trend

    Kids these days. One minute they're simply butt-chugging alcohol in a misguided attempt to get super-drunk super-quickly, the next they're involved in an elaborate scheme involving booze and dry ice to take drunkorexia to the next level. We came across this "trend" to smoke booze in order to lose we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2013

    Twitter: A Rank Cauldron of Misinformation (And Some News)

    When I worked for Cnet during the late-'90s dot-com boom, there were many things that annoyed and perplexed me about the tech-news site. It was run by former newspaper guys. Because of that, the editors displayed a weird, very newspaper-like mix of sensationalism and prudishness. An edi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    Next Two Generations of iPhones Already Developed, and DA George Gascón Is Bummed

    Yesterday, Examiner crime reporter Mike Aldax got the gadget news of the day during an interview with San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón. According to the paper, the Cupertino tech giant Apple Inc. has no intent to implement a "kill-switch" that would disable devices that are report ... More >>

  • Film

    February 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    December 21, 2012

    SF's Proposed Ban on Hollow-point Bullets Is a Turning Point for U.S. Gun Culture

    Hollow-point bullets have a pit at the tip, which makes them look a bit like tiny steel smokestacks. When the bullet hits a target, pressure builds within the pit and pushes outward against lead walls, causing the bullet's surface area to expand and leave a greater trail of damage within the target. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Madge Gets Stupid: Five Dumb Things Madonna Has Said Lately

    When Madonna goes dumb, it's like everything else she does in her life -- she goes for gold. Of course, we know that Madge has had a ton of inspiring, empowering and intelligent moments in the course of her career, too. And of course we know that nobody's perfect. But lately, the outspoken singer se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2012

    Gary Stein, Marine Who Called Obama an "Enemy" on Facebook, Discharged

    Gary Stein, the 27-year-old Marine who spewed anti-Obama rhetoric on his "Armed Forces Tea Party" Facebook page, was discharged yesterday, for popping off his political views. Pentagon policy, military prosecutors noted, limits military members' political speech while in uniform. But beyond handboo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2012

    Mike Daisey's "Truthiness"

    ​This week's episode of This American Life is both fascinating and painful to listen to, as many of the show's best episodes are. I came away from it still enraged at Mike Daisey and his lies, but also a bit sympathetic toward him. The show made it clear, without saying so, that he's dealing with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    50 Shows to Watch Instead of the Super Bowl, Because You Hate Football

    Oh God, don't you just hate football? Isn't football so dumb? Doesn't anybody read fiction anymore? Everyone gets so excited over ... sports. (Did you just puke a little?) Here are the best things on during the Super Bowl that aren't the Super Bowl, which you hate.

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Ron Paul Won't Legalize Marijuana -- Because He Can't

    ​As if the promise to dismantle most of the Washington-based government wasn't enough, Texas Congressman Ron Paul has also made waves in his bid for the Republican presidential nomination with his maverick stance on drug policy.During his 30 years in the House of Representatives, Paul has authored ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 30, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    I Heart Abbottabad Keychains, Mugs, Neckties Now Available on

    The guy who made this tie deserves a reward.​Did the CIA miss something? News reports have cited unnamed intelligence officials saying that they've only recently stumbled upon rumors that Osama bin Laden had been holed up in a luxury residence in Abbottabad, Pakistan, and not -- as had been assume ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Ronald Reagan Was the Greatest President, Poll Says

    Make room for Ronald Reagan​A pre-President's Day poll showed that Americans thought Ronald Reagan was the country's best president, even more so than Abraham Lincoln and George Washington, two of the most influential leaders in history. Reagan score 19 percent of the vote,edging out Lincoln who h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    Gavin Newsom: Talk of Sarah Palin's Breast Implants 'Demeaning'

    Our lips are sealed.​It never bothered former Mayor Gavin Newsom that his slick-back hairdo sometimes got more media attention than his policies. But Newsom, who is now lieutenant governor, says people need to tone it down when attacking a female politician's physical appearance -- even Republican ... More >>

  • News

    December 1, 2010
  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Mattel Launches News Anchor Barbie

    Putting the "fox" back in Fox News.​Just when you thought certain airheads on network cable news couldn't get anymore plastic, Mattel has immortalized the entire profession with its very own Barbie. Actually she won in the inaugural global vote. While the popular vote went toward a computer engine ... More >>

  • News

    September 22, 2010
  • Film

    May 19, 2010
  • News

    February 17, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 26, 2010

    Chris Daly Questions Chris Daly's (Fucking) Gumption

    ​Earlier this month, Supervisor Chris Daly got a shitload of free publicity when he pledged to utter "fuck" at every board meeting for the rest of the year. There are those who say that there is no such thing as bad publicity. They're wrong. Daly, like Gerardo Sandoval before him, was lampooned on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    Local Frequency: As A People

    ​If variety is your thing then As A People may be what you're looking for. Songs on the band's 2008 release Carpet Bomb Ballet vary drastically from post-rock, to metal, and punk. While so many genres in one place would usually come across as scatterbrained, the album is held together by singer A ... More >>

  • News

    September 16, 2009

    Time Bomb

    Weather Underground leaders claimed their bombings were devised to avoid bloodshed. But FBI agents suspect the radical '70s group killed an S.F. cop in the name of revolution.

  • Music

    July 15, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 31, 2009

    Anti-War Smackdown: Baez vs. Sheehan on Whether Obama Deserves His Own Camp Casey

    She's closed Camp Casey outside George W. Bush's Crawford ranch and recently lost her bid to unseat Nancy Pelosi in Congress. Now Cindy Sheehan is taking on Barack Obama, claiming the U.S. president is the same sort of warmonger as her previous foes. But no less an anti-war authority ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2008
  • Film

    June 18, 2008

    Back ... and Loving It

    Get Smart redux is a rare device: A TV remake for the big screen that works on its own terms.

  • News

    May 7, 2008
  • News

    April 30, 2008

    Party Crashers 08

    Ralph Nader and running mate Matt Gonzalez are looking to make a difference in the upcoming presidential election. Early polling suggests they just might.

  • News

    January 10, 2007

    Battleship Down

    The USS Iowa was once considered a lock as a San Francisco tourist attraction. So why is the historic warship rusting in Suisun Bay?

  • News

    November 8, 2006

    Gomorrah by the Bay

    The GOP's last-ditch message to voters before the midterm elections was a tirade against our fair city. How do you feel about San Francisco values in the political spotlight?

  • News

    August 2, 2006

    Useless Resolve

    The Board of Supes likes to tell the world what to do. The world could care less.

  • News

    July 19, 2006

    Inside the Savage Nation

    He adored beatniks, trolled the streets of North Beach in a beret, and was once Timothy Leary's gatekeeper, and now he packs a gun.

  • Film

    July 12, 2006

    Cleveland's Rocks

    Parker Posey and Paul Rudd get their OH faces on

  • News

    June 7, 2006

    Believe It or Not!

    Let's get beyond the balderdash and take a closer look at the motivations behind some political campaigns

  • News

    February 22, 2006


    The Rev. Moon has opened an unexpected front in his struggle to win a broader audience for his messianic pretensions: African-American churches and their preachers

  • News

    October 13, 2004

    Grand Old Partying

    Infiltrator joins the Young Republicans to experience the blue suits, big hair, and free beer of the Republican state convention

  • Film

    October 6, 2004
  • News

    July 28, 2004

    Looking Inside INdTV

    Al Gore and ex-Stanford prof Joel Hyatt say their S.F.-based cable news channel for twentysomethings won't be ideological. But do the Democratic moneymen behind the venture know that?

  • News

    June 23, 2004

    Dog Bites

    "Jesus spoke out about tax collectors and politicians, and we're supposed to do the same."

  • Film

    June 9, 2004

    The Whole Truth?

    Inside Al-Jazeera, journalists tell a familiar story unfamiliarly

  • News

    June 2, 2004

    Bioscience Warfare

    UC professor Tyrone Hayes found that a highly profitable weed killer causes sexual abnormalities in frogs. Then he found out how nasty a biotech multinational can be.

  • News

    May 12, 2004

    The Counter-Counterculture

    Ah, to be young and Republican at Cal

  • Film

    April 14, 2004
  • News

    April 14, 2004

    Unreality Show

    The 9-11 Commission is a nutty distraction from the dangers we face

  • News

    February 25, 2004

    Examiner De-Fanged

    "We'll analyze without prejudgment ... and reject ideologues of whatever stripe."

  • News

    December 3, 2003

    Capital Rap

    From revolutionary rapper to stockbroker to rapper again -- the long, strange trip of Paris, aka Oscar Jackson Jr.

  • News

    May 7, 2003

    Regime Changing

    This all-American kid from Monterey is now one of the foremost experts on Saddam Hussein's Iraq. Where does he go from here?

  • Culture

    December 19, 2001

    The Babes of War

    This pacifist masterpiece has less to do with Afghanistan than the Shotgun Players think

  • News

    October 17, 2001

    Osama Was Here

    To show the value of pundits in the Terror Era, our columnist tells the CIA where bin Laden's been, President Bush where to go

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