You may remember a cute little story from the summer in which local mayors Gavin Newsom and Ron Dellums participated in a Yahoo fantasy football league -- with the winning mayor to receive a healthy little donation to the charity of his or her choosing. Newsom -- and his right-hand men -- won our ... More >>
Justin Page'I dedicate this touchdown to L'Oreal...'Mayors Gavin Newsom of San Francisco and Ron Dellums of Oakland come from different generations, but both have been assailed by their critics with the same adjective: detached. So no matter who drafts the better team tomorrow in a Yahoo! fantasy ... More >>
When is a name a trainwreck?
As we reported last week, the San Francisco franchise in the nascent United Football League will today unveil its name, logo, and uniform design at a 10:30 press conference at AT&T Park. Yes, we'll be there with a camera. But our expectations have now been marked ... More >>
What's in a name? Find out Tuesday.What's odder than a four-team, seven-city football league? How about a four-team, seven-city football league with the San Francisco team owned by the husband of the most powerful woman in the nation and no team names? We've written a bit about the intriguing Uni ... More >>
Source: anna.aero, culled from airport's monthly self-reported figuresWe're No. 1 ... or, actually, SFO's reported growth made it the 10th-busiest airport in the realmWhile 2008 was generally as entertaining a year for airport proprietors as airline dinners are for airport customers, San Francisco I ... More >>
Can a new pro football league survive this economic blitz?The WFL, the USFL, the AFL, the CFL-USA, the WLAF -- and who could forget the XFL (He hate me, he hate me not)? The sporting world's mausoleum is dusted with a veritable alphabet soup of busted football leagues. Will the forthcoming United F ... More >>