America's most hated?Activist icon Alice Waters has come in for harsh criticism in recent weeks in both bloggerdom and the national press -- Eater SF documents the vitriol here, and here -- including an apparently erroneous incident that had Waters throwing a hissy fit at Thomas Keller's Per Se. Cri ... More >>
media.newsobserver.comWhere do you go for entrails, chiles, and bacony goodness after you've been to Vietnam, Uzbekistan, and Colombia? Why, San Francisco, of course!Famed tough-guy foodie Anthony Bourdain is in these parts right now, it's rumored, sampling our finest and weirdest cuisine for his Tr ... More >>
Hotel Rwanda finds hope amid the horrors of tribal genocide
To call the S.F. International Asian American Film Festival "diverse" is to understate it
At the Human Rights Watch film fest, a compelling movie about ... electricity
A Sunday's worth of Asian-American docs
To help keep at-risk teens out of trouble, a Tenderloin nonprofit gives them cameras to make films about their lives. The movies win awards, but do they keep kids off the street?
With the advent of new federal welfare rules for elderly immigrants, S.F.'s oldest and poorest are running out of time
Tired of computer gimmickry and gadgetry for Christmas? Prepare for exhaustion!
If you're good at pushing a shopping cart - really good - and establish a lucrative route, you too can make minimum wage by heisting bottles, cans, and newspapers from the blue recycling bins. And incur the wrath of the cops in the process.
Jacques Leslie revisits Vietnam,land of obsessions