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Political Families

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2013

    Michelle Obama Caught "Kaepernicking" on Camera With 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick

    On Tuesday, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick posted a photo of himself and First Lady Michelle Obama "Kaepernicking" while at the White House. Per the football star: I got the opportunity to meet one of the greatest women in the world, the first lady @first_Obama and even got her #Kaepernicking

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    Lil Debbie and Riff Raff's "Michelle Obama": The Election Party Goes Dumb

    Okay so maybe our brains are ruined from imbibing too much cablehead punditry and other toxic substances during election fever last night. But this new song/video from Kreayshawn affiliate/White Girl Mobber Lil Debbie, punctually entitled "Michelle Obama" and featuring the tattooed hashtag windbag k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2012

    Michelle Obama's Speech Kicked Mitt Romney's Ass on Twitter

    Aside from showing Clint Eastwood how a speech is given sans empty chairs, Michelle Obama's electrifying oration at the Democratic National Convention also nearly broke Twitter.Let's face it, the First Lady's speech rocked the house last night -- and when we say it rocked, we mean her 25-minute spee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2012

    Sign a Petition to Release the White House Honey Ale Recipe

    Good news, home brewing fans: You could be brewing the same beer as President Barack Obama in a few months. Last week the news broke that the White House brews three varieties of its own beer on the premises -- White House Honey Ale, White House Honey Blonde Ale and White House Honey Porter -- all ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 11, 2012
  • Blogs

    March 28, 2012

    Michelle Obama in San Francisco This Weekend to Shake Down The 1 Percent

    ​First Lady Michelle Obama is headed to San Francisco this weekend where she hopes to squeeze plenty of cash from members of the 1 percent so that her husband can secure reelection and help the 99 percent. The First Lady will swing through the city on Friday night for a fundraiser at the Californi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2012

    Michelle Obama Loves San Francisco ... and Our Money

    ​Never mind the fact that none of us San Franciscans can afford to pay rent, the presidential candidates seem to think we've got money to spare. Just a short month after making a cameo in San Francisco, First Lady Michelle Obama is planning another trip to tour fair city, and not for the scenic be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Traffic Alert: President Obama Lands in SF at Noon

    ​Even if you aren't a political person, you should probably care about the presidential campaign today, if for no other reason than it's going to screw up your commute. That's right, the president is coming to town, and while we don't expect there will be any local pol to greet him with a rude fin ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 26, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Michelle Obama Makes a Deal with Walgreens

    Michelle Obama proves that the White House is not in a food desert.​ According to the Obama Foodorama blog, Michelle Obama announced at a press conference yesterday that Walgreens, Walmart, and SuperValue, as well as several regional grocers, have agreed to open 1,500 stores in regions designated ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    Mayor Ed Lee Meets with Michelle Obama and Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj

    Did he write Obama a check today?​Hopefully, Mayor Ed Lee woke up feeling sociable -- and hungry -- today. After a lengthy lunch with First Lady Michelle Obama, he met up with Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj to chow down on more grub. In case you missed the motorcade across San Francisco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Michelle Obama: What's The First Lady Wearing Today?

    How Michelle Obama's wardrobe is shaping...politics​There's no doubt Michelle Obama is the most avid fashionista of any First Lady we've seen in recent history. But how is she influencing your style?Well, come next Saturday, March 12, former Harper's Bazaar editor-in-chief Kate Betts will be holdi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Facebook Under Fire -- Parents Don't 'Like' It

    Parents don't "like" it. ​It's perhaps a comment on the appetite of the American masses that three biggest stories from First Lady Michelle Obama's appearance on the Today Show this week were that: 1. She was wearing a $34.95 dress from H&M; 2. Barack doesn't dye his hair, and; 3. She doesn't ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 30, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    Local Frequency: Bay Area Band Q&A w/ Camp Out

    ​Maddy Hunt and Jackie Law of Camp Out have done a lot in the seven months since they started playing music together. The duo, who met as students at Berkeley, recorded an album, organized a DIY record label, and are planning a small tour. What really sets these women apart, though, is their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2009

    Michelle Obama Wants a Farmer's Market Near the White House, but the Proposal's No Slam Dunk

    foodietots/FlickrWho could be against veggies? A still life from the Dupont FreshFarm Market.​First Lady Michelle Obama is trying to bring farm fresh food to her own 'hood near the White House. Washington D.C. residents and farmers' market fans are closely watching the First Lady -- she took o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2009

    Doggy Bag: Today's Odds and Ends

    Our favorite morsels from the food blogs and beyond. First Foodie: Is Michelle Obama a stealth locavore? Grist's Tom Laskawy ponders the possibility. According to the Washington Post, FLOTUS's commitment to denying Big Ag goes a bit beyond scratching out a few rows of heirloom radishes on the South ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 20, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 20, 2009

    The Doggie Bag: Today's Odds and Ends

    Our favorite food blog items for Wednesday, May 20, 2009 What the f***?: Seriously, who knew GI Joe had such a potty mouth, or was such an aficionado of the pork chop sandwich? YouTube reveals the filthy truth here. Credit the find to a Tuesday tweet from Hot Food Porn. Poison pen: C'mon, organoph ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2009

    Former Employer of Woman Who Claims Dad Was Zodiac Says She Told Him Her Dad Was John F. Kennedy

    Who's your daddy?Chris Sorensen, a mortgage bank and real estate expert who says he recently employed Deborah Perez, claims the woman who on Wednesday told throngs of reporters her stepfather was the Zodiac Killer last year told him she was actually the illegitimate daughter of President John F. Ken ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 22, 2009
  • Blogs

    February 27, 2009

    The Obama Diet: The First Foodie Family

    Via: Obama-Biden Transition ProjectThe Obama FamilyAlice Waters, who has been trying for years to get Presidents from Clinton to Obama to get on board with her vision of fresh, local, seasonal, organic food for all (read her letters to Clinton and Obama here), should be happy: it seems like her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Bigfoot, Alien -- Boy Are We Glad We Read the Paper Today

    screen capture taken from http://weeklyworldnews.com/'Course I believe it! I read it in the Weekly World News!Much has been made about how San Francisco's First Lady, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, undergoes a little bedroom bipartisanship in her upcoming movie, The Trouble With Romance. In fact, director ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2009

    The Obamas' Valentine's Dinner

    tablefifty-two.comThe dining room at Table Fifty-Two, where the Obamas had their V-Day meal.Personally, we'd never go out to eat on Valentine's Day -- and this year it was a double whammy, since February 14th fell on a Saturday. But some people are fearless, it seems (thank God, because getting res ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2009

    Barack Obama Sworn-In as President -- Of LEGOLAND!

    This is, as Mom would say, "Cute with two u's." Cuute, that is. Legoland California in Carlsbad this week will feature a Lego version of the Obama inauguration. That's right, a Lego Barack, Michelle, Malia, and Sasha Obama, Joe Biden, John Roberts, the Rev. Rick Warren, Oprah, and even George Bush a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 14, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    The Nobody's Business Diner

    By Meredith Brody How does this menu sound to you: tomato basil soup, market pasta salad, salad du jour, organic spinach salad, Philly cheesesteaks, roasted local veggie melts, organic baked French fries, steamed organic broccoli, organic pears? Or this one: zucchini bread, French dip au jus, roas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2008
  • Calendar

    September 17, 2008
  • Culture

    November 21, 2007
  • Culture

    May 23, 2007
  • Music

    December 21, 2005

    Get Hustle

    Rollin' in the Ruins

  • Culture

    September 22, 2004

    She's Back, Possums

    Treading funny old waters with Dame Edna

  • Music

    September 1, 2004

    Guided by Voices

    Half Smiles of the Decomposed

  • Culture

    August 11, 2004

    Smudged Circle

    Agitprop meets musical in this too-long -- but still powerful -- Brecht revival

  • News

    June 28, 2000

    Gossip!!!

    The inside dope on Hillary's private affair

  • Film

    July 23, 1997
  • Calendar

    May 21, 1997
  • News

    April 24, 1996
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