Forget Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' clumsy public utterances, which turned so many of his customers against the company. And forget the modest price increase that sent even more of them in the direction of competitors or even pirate sites. Hastings' biggest mistake might turn out to be signing on 100 ... More >>
Them again?Mission resident Joe Stevens has new neighbors:"I left for work, one day, everything was normal. And I came back, I see this fucking ugly box the size of a car on the sidewalk," Stevens says.The yellow boxes are the property of US'Again, a for-profit front company that a 2001 Danish ex ... More >>
Before: S.F. coddled undocumented teen criminals. After: S.F. punishes undocumented teens who commit crimes (and some who don't, too).
American fans haven't always been thrilled to see advertisements on player uniformsThe announcement that the nascent, San Francisco-based United Football League has inked a deal with StubHub as its first sponsor was interesting on two levels. First, StubHub is a Web site that allows fans -- or ve ... More >>
DJ Beto is the perfect subject for a DJ Q&A. He's a Latin Musicologist who digs through bug-filled crates in Central and South America in order to find the choice cuts from Costa Rica, Columbia, Cuba, and beyond. When Beto gets retro, he's feeling mambo jazz and classic salsa, and he's busy on a ... More >>
DJ Roger Más goes for the Latin flavor whether you're talking records or restaurants. The KALX DJ turned Mission turntable master lists off his favorite taco trucks unprompted, and he keeps the vinyl bilingual on both sides of the Bay. Every Saturday, you can ask for mucho Más at the Make-Out Room ... More >>
Every year, the corpses of hundreds of immigrants are flown from San Francisco to their home countries.
Progressive San Francisco may be a card-carrying pro-choice city where abortions are readily accessible. But just because a hipster chick can wear a snarky T-shirt that could very well get her burned at the stake in more conservative zip codes hasn't erased abortion's taboo within the city's ... More >>
Long rap sheet? No problem. Transgender Latina hookers in S.F. are successfully fighting deportation by asking for asylum.
Dan Zanes kicks off an international seasonal celebration.
Former pro soccer players from Latin America help the Farolito team dominate an amateur league.
Just say "no" to more hemp. Focus on the weak dollar and apocalypse tomorrow!
Salvia and psychonauts at Eagles Drift In
Behold, a slew of amazing DJs coming to San Francisco this week: Kool Herc, Roni Size, and Richie Hawtin
A visit with Honduran Cardinal Rodriguez, who is often mentioned as a contender to become the next pope. For good reason.
Or, what does Miramax have against Asian films?
Herod's Law skewers dirty Mexican politics
Rejuvenated West Coast hip hop, Apocalyptic movement-theater, and Jack Palance as Fidel Castro
Traditional media mislead the public about the war in Iraq as a media revolution makes traditional media increasingly irrelevant
A Chorus of Approval; What Do Whales and Our Whale Stories Have in Common?
MUD Slinging; Dirty Money; Don't Mention It; Rural Myths; A Musical Interlude; Praising Puni
A Peace Corps volunteer describes his sudden evacuation from Uzbekistan as U.S. troops arrived for an assault on Afghanistan
A walk through the "Torture Exhibition" can be a terror or a turn-on, depending on your point of view
Conservatives Help Fund Anti-WTO Rally
Angoras, Ricardo Lemvo, Knoxville Girls
Foreign Cinema in ethnic neighborhood draws community ire