Good day, friends! Greenpeace has a new, very short PSA narrated by the one and only William Shatner! I can't help it, I love that bro. See also: Zagat Likes Vegan Junk and the FDA Says Meat is Grody Farm to Cupcake, Bill Gates, and Salmonella is a'Brewing in Your Backyard
So you think you've seen it all in San Francisco -- unapologetic naked people, a nice-looking dude in a towel walking down Market Street, and a bird that refuses to quit smoking? Well now you can add walking mannequins to that uncanny list. No, Levi's mannequins aren't bitter about having to don th ... More >>
Giant walking iPhones greeted Apple employees as they entered the company's headquarters in Cupertino this morning where Greenpeace activists criticized Apple's iCloud for using "dirty power."Demonstrators stood outside demanding employees and executives stop powering its iCloud using coal-fired pow ... More >>
Def SoundJ*DaveyBluDef Soul@ 330 RitchThursday, March 10, 2011Better than: A late-night spelling bee. San Francisco came out last night to party in good faith -- to get down, make noise, say Yeeaaayyuh, the usual -- but the partying spirit was damped, at least in my case, by an hour and fifteen ... More >>
SugizoFollowing up on an interview we did a couple of years ago when he was here with Juno Reactor, we sat down with new X Japan guitarist Sugizo backstage after the band's recent show at the Fox Theater. Always an engaging interview subject, and frequently very funny (he claims that the other me ... More >>
The city's politicos made the enviros happy by banning plastic bags, but left us with more pollution and cost
A deft film in which a southland legislator and lazy journalists rewrite history, blame Enron for the energy crisis, and leave Sacramento corruption untouched
Gray whales are leading tourists, conservationists, and business operators on a rocky voyage toward economic and environmental salvation
Environmental groups sent out a worldwide call to save the gray whale from a Mexican salt plant. They got millions of dollars and thousands of new members. But scientists found no threat to the whales.
Troubled Waters; HOT Topic; Clarification
After a 70-year hiatus and a confrontation with the world, the Makah tribe resumes its communion with the gray whale
The Western Pacific gray whale, once thought extinct, clings to life in a remote Siberian sea. Biologists fear their research is serving as cover for massive oil drilling that could wipe out this lost tribe once and for all.
Frank Wortham's odyssey
Tom Ammiano's mayoral bid: inside the campaign that has become a cause
How the Melvins have perverted the indie process with Honky
The proposed Bayview-Hunters Point energy plant sparks a fight