Diallo Neal, the focal point of this week's feature, Blind Spot, was a man who loved his machines. As a youth, there was his black bike, on which he explored Oakland's roads. When he was a teenager, he graduated onto dirt bikes, and then motorcycles a few years later. A subscriber to Hog Magazine, ... More >>
Tamara PalmerMartin Luther and Too $hort.Too $hort March 6, 2011 @ Yoshi's SFBetter than: Listening to a studio gangster who's behind closed doors getting his booty all spanked up.He staked a permanent place for Oakland on the international rap map over a more than 25-year career, but T ... More >>
Roach Gigz at AT&T ParkIf Journey's not your thing -- or if you've just heard Askon Davaran's now-ubiquitous "Don't Stop Believing" anthem for the S.F. Giants enough times -- a pack of SFC rappers including San Quinn, Big Rich, Cellski, DaVinci, and Roach Gigz have you covered with "Blac ... More >>
Mike Estrada was supposed to be ordered away from a burning building by his superior. It was just one of many mistakes that put him in harm's way.
¿Dónde está el jefe? Normally, a story about Gavin Newsom going to Mexico and "leaking" would be pretty vile. And, depending on your feelings about the mayor, both of these developments could be interpreted as very problematic ... but not in that way.In any event, it's Friday -- you made it. B ... More >>
Tom TracyThe leader of the Pack ... er, the 49ersLast week we reported that Steve Mahoney, a Department of Public Works steam-cleaner and motorcycle enthusiast, was stoked to be tentatively named the team's new on-field leader. All that was between Mahoney and a gig leading the 49ers onto the fie ... More >>
Tom TracySteve Mahoney has Niners fandom in his blood (as well as ink)With hopes high that the San Francisco 49ers can, once again, provide as much or more entertainment as the Piccolo Pete's sandwich and clandestine booze fans smuggle into Candlestick Park, the jury is out on who will be the tea ... More >>
According to you the readers, a 'harlequin object' would involve placing something on a motorcycle such as thisYou wouldn't think it'd be too difficult to urge the Board of Supervisors to adopt the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child -- producing children seems to be what San Franci ... More >>
Mickey Rourke climbs back in the ring with The Wrestler.
Cast of old men in leather pants on the road to nowhere good
Let's get beyond the balderdash and take a closer look at the motivations behind some political campaigns
At the 100th anniversary of the San Francisco Motorcycle Club, we find two familiar joys: speed and camaraderie
Latte art: cappuccino that a barista draws a milk design in
The economy's been laid low, but you can still get high. Extremely.
What'd you expect on "Road Rash" night at Jezebel's Joint?
Playwrights devise short plays based on Shakespeare sonnets
At the Great Dickens Christmas Fair, 'tis always the season for historical fidelity
The latest price for a free lunch
With his motorcycles and his tattoos, Jon Bryce LaPierre is almost prototypically blue-collar. He's also an almost archetypal bully, and he's got the yuppie neighbors scared witless.
Dudley Perkins' final ride draws a pack of Hogs
Bouncers vs. fans as Slayer pounds the Troc: A field log
Home(less) alone in Larry Hankin's Emmett Sez: