• Blogs

    July 27, 2012

    Bobby Flay, if You Must Subject Us to 3 Days to Open, at Least Have the Decency to Scream and Rage

    Each week, we take a quick, cautious look at what's going on with food TV. This week, 3 Days to Open, a one-hour show about empires crumbling to dust, Fridays at 10 p.m. on the Food Network. In the past few years the Food Network's programming moved from the time-honored strategy of having people c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Before Hip-Hop Squares: Eight Links Between Rap Music and TV Game Shows

    A game show that people have ever cared about -- even a little bit -- can go down, but it will never truly be out. Know the Dick Clark version of Pyramid that started in the 1970s and continued throughout the decade? No? Well, you've probably encountered the Bill Cullen version (also from the '70s), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Lucinda Moyers Says She's a Prostitute, Not Alex Trebek's Burglar

    Prostitution is also a crime​Lucinda Moyers, the 56-year-old woman charged with allegedly burglarizing Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek's hotel room two weeks ago, says she has an alibi. Mark Jacobs, the deputy public defender handling Moyers' case, said that his client has told the media that she was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    George Gascón Criticized for Considering Three Strikes Law in Alex Trebek Burglary

    Will he strike out with voters?​Update: District Attorney George Gascón's campaign manager Maureen Erwin told SF Weekly today that she believes David Onek's campaign incorrectly propagated information that Gascón chose to prosecute Lucinda Moyers under the Three Strikes law."From a campaign's st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Lucinda Moyers, Jeopardy! Burglar, Back in Court

    In jeopardy of jail time​The woman who allegedly tried to rip off Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek while he was asleep in his San Francisco hotel room last week is scheduled to be back in court today, where she will be arraigned. Lucinda Moyers, 56, was busted on Tuesday stealing cash, jewelry, and othe ... More >>

  • News

    August 25, 2010

    Her House Divided

    The most powerful female politician in the country now teeters between long-term victory and instant defeat.

  • Dining

    August 19, 2009

    The Regulars

    Bouncer visits bars in three very different S.F. neighborhoods and discovers people everywhere all want the same thing: companionship. Oh, and booze.

  • Film

    April 26, 2006

    Letter Perfect

    Akeelah spells out a fantasy that feels wonderfully real

  • Calendar

    January 18, 2006

    Change Your Romance Regime

    A monthly guide: 12 new ways to meet "The One" in the new year

  • Calendar

    July 17, 2002

    Expatriate Games

    Arthur Phillips reads from his debut novel, Prague, a tale of four Americans searching for adventure in Eastern Europe

  • Best of San Francisco

    May 15, 2002
  • Film

    September 9, 1998
  • News

    February 7, 1996

    Bitch, Bitch, Bitch

    Politicos, prudes, and the paranoid protest the programming heard on Bay Area radio stations to the highest authority in the land -- the Federal Communications Commission

  • News

    March 15, 1995

    Proboscis Job?

    The foundering Nose snorts Editor Jack Boulware out of a gig

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