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  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    San Francisco Millionaires Join Scores of Rich People to Demand Higher Taxes on Wealthy

    There's a bunch of bargaining chips currently being passed back and forth between President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner as they seek to reach a budget deal before the county slides down the much-feared Fiscal Cliff. Perhaps the most notable involved tax rates for the wealthy: generally sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    Medical Marijuana Users Can Get Booted From Public Housing at Any Time

    Medical marijuana users enjoy protection from criminal prosecution under California law -- but that's about it. A medical cannabis patient can be fired solely for using the preferred drug at any time, and any medical marijuana user living in public housing can be evicted at any time. And yes, this a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2010

    John Stewart to Jobs: Microsoft Was Supposed to be the Evil One

    Appholeswww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea Party In testament to the ever increasing mainstream appeal of the high drama, high stakes tech and gadget world, The Daily Show host John Stewart tore into iPhonegate during his opening monologue tonight, making an interesting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Doggy Bag: Food Ink

    Jake Godby's little promise to himself.​Our favorite morsel from the blogs. Mastering the art: At Bay Area Bites, Megan Gordon probes the psychology of kitchen tats. She makes Jake Godby, Richie Nakano, John Stewart, and Chad Newton to bare their forearms, like junkies checking into detox. Na ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    Whither Skippy? Will Man Profiled in SF Weekly Cover Story Have to Give Up His Service Iguana?

    Joe EskenaziCosmie Silfa and Skippy‚ÄčOur more fervent readers may recall a June SF Weekly cover story titled "Service with a Snarl" exploring the city's intriguing rules and regulations regarding service animals. Yes, it was the one with the maniacal Chihuahua on the cover. One of the service anima ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007
  • News

    May 23, 2007

    The Mayor Yells Fire

    The mayor keeps talking about the terrible condition of public housing, but won't take action

  • News

    October 22, 2003

    A Fine Mess

    A monumental sewage eruption shows tenants the downside of living in the Presidio

  • Music

    February 27, 2002

    Cutting Edge

    With Knife Play, San Jose's Xiu Xiu carves cathartic music from traumatic experience

  • News

    December 12, 2001

    A Moving Experience

    Delays and mismanagement endangered a $20 million federal reconstruction grant for North Beach Place. So the Housing Authority tried to speed the project up -- by tricking longtime, elderly residents into leaving.

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