Well no, actually -- a Metallica-Vans partnership doesn't seem all that "inevitable" to us, despite this statement from both parties today chirping that "many a skate trick is landed with Vans shoes on the feet and a Metallica tune in one's head." Maybe that was true in, like, 1992. Maybe the Vans f ... More >>
Courtesy of CHPHit and runKorbel Champagne Cellars captured surveillance of the white truck that police believe killed 63-year-old Donald Casper over the weekend in a hit and run. Casper, a San Francisco attorney and member of the city's Civil Service Commission, was jogging east on River Road we ... More >>
Move along folks; nothing to see here.This Thursday, ferry passengers will launch from the Larkspur Terminal unaware of the presence of a terrorist. He plans to set off an improvised firebomb -- and the crew will scramble to put out the fire and calm passengers. Soon afterward, Marin Army Reserv ... More >>
Dammit Jim, I wanted the 'easy-to-use home DNA identification kit,' not the hard one!
We remember the day we went to a kiddie festival at Lake Merritt and got fingerprinted -- always a pleasant thing for a toddler to hear: "It's just in case you get kidnapped, son." Anyhow, lots of ink was involved ... More >>
There are reasons for building and owning extremely expensive, not especially speedy one-of-a-kind bicycles. The appreciation of craftsmanship. The satisfaction of owning something absolutely unique. The comfort of a perfect fit. The joy of true obsession