It's the kind of pain that makes you want to spike a beer bottle into the street and shout "Fuuuck!" into the sky. What happened to Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night sent men and women into shock, into rage, into despair, into tears -- brought them to their knees. In most sports, your favorite team ... More >>
At this point, I have to believe that all the people in the Pando Daily-TechCrunch-Uncrunched-whatever micro-universe have consciously incorporated their onanistic little circle jerk into their collective business model. You can almost picture it just that way: Michael Arrington, Sarah Lacy, MG Sieg ... More >>
Ali's a good fighter inside and outside the ringFormer boxing champ Muhammad Ali has instigated a new fight -- one aimed to get the release of two American hikers who have been held captive in Iran since 2009.Ali, a prominent U.S. Muslim, sent to the Associated Press, a letter he wrote to Iranian ... More >>
anajulaton.comFrom the moment Bay Area boxer Ana Julaton dropped into Toronto in the days before her WBA world title fight Saturday night against the city's hometown champ Lisa Brown, Julaton was heralded, as one newspaper wrote, like the "conquering hero." The Filipina American beauty char ... More >>
Fred Davis' message is simple: "Carly Fiorina, in our opinion, is a more appealing and proper candidate than Barbara Boxer." The Southern California adman has chosen, intuitively enough, to convey said message by depicting Boxer's head swelling grotesquely like Jerry Quarry's after one too many salv ... More >>
Joe EskenaziChris "Jump Man" "WilsonIt takes a lot to get noticed in this city, be it leaping out from behind a bush to carrying a sign related to 12 galaxies. But if you do anything for an hour a day, five days a week, for a year -- pretty soon people will start watching you. And that's the case ... More >>
The film snob's guide to the best cinema the season has to offer.
Fight Night Round 3 comes out a winner, despite taking punches.
Watch it dump, from a safe place
Paul Schrader's Exorcist prequel is a damned soul
S.F. hits the big time?
The peanut gallery weighs in on the annual performance fest's mixed bag
The S.F. Black Film Festival may be short, but don't let that fool you
Love of the national pastime, on display at a downtown art gallery
How amateur boxing matches -- and a bunch of mostly black and Latino fighters -- are resurrecting Irish culture in the Sunset
Other Minds' Eyes & Ears film festival
Local comic Rex Navarrete invades the Philippines
He steals Ali, but will Hollywood give Jamie Foxx a shot at the title?
Travis Somerville's paintings have been called provocative, brilliant - and racist
Scrounging for cash in the strangest places, the creators of the karate-themed Adventures With Kanga Roddy children's TV series infuriate investors
Gorbachev Foundation prez Jim Garrison has something special in mind for San Francisco in September, an international palaver at the Fairmont Hotel. After that, a seat for himself in the U.S. Senate. And then, who knows? Chancellor of the world?