If you've ever had an interest in dining at the Mediterranean-Persian restaurant Zaré at Fly Trap, March 19 would be a great night to consider. That's when chef/owner Hoss Zaré is attempting what he calls the biggest meal he's ever done in his life in honor of Norooz, the Persian New Year and star ... More >>
As much as heritage and tradition are important to chef Hoss Zaré, who was born in Iran, he is not shy about remixing classic dishes at his restaurant Zaré at Fly Trap, which he often describes as "Persian with Mediterranean influences." This playfulness can be seen in one of the newest dishes on ... More >>
People plan parties around this stuff, so we assume you probably watched too. But just in case you didn't, here's a timeline of the 84th Academy Awards ceremony. They make it this long just to mess with us all, in case you didn't know...
CultsSo there's this 22-year-old rapper from Vallejo named Moe Green. He tweets every 10.5 seconds, rhymes about how he wants to be famous like the Rock -- yes, the pro wrestler -- and was recently named one of the Top 10 up-and-coming local rappers by the radio station KMEL. Our Dave MacFadden-E ... More >>
John Keker, who went after Iran-Contra defendant Oliver North (pictured), will soon be looking into the SFPD.District Attorney Kamala Harris announced today that she will appoint a high-powered private attorney to review the growing scandal over her office's failure to disclose the criminal backg ... More >>
Not to be judged by its cover...If you're short on funds and think you know more about religion than a former Utah jihadi turned self-professed man of peace -- have we got a deal for you! Iranian-born Nader Pourhassan will pay $1,000 to anyone who can find mentions in the Koran of 26 verses many ... More >>
Neil DeGrasse Tyson at the Commonwealth Club, Jonathon Keats at City Lights, and more.
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Homayoun Ershadi, from architect to actor
The San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival goes global
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Playing criminologist at the Asian Art Museum
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Life abroad, through the lens of film
Hanging with the chic riffraff at the 25th anniversary Mill Valley Film Festival
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The 44th annual S.F. International Film Festival gets sexy, with women on top -- and just about everywhere else
African films; The Fourth Dimension; Kurosawa Award
Kavkaz's Armenian menu could use some cross-cultural pollination