The gay marriage ruling we've all been waiting for could finally come tomorrow. Until then, you can watch and listen as every politician and political wonk weighs in, mostly favorably, giving the gay community the boost it needs. Today we heard from Alaska's Lisa Murkowski, who became the third GO ... More >>
Every week, we search high and low, all over the Internet, to find the worst new song of the week. This week, we took kind of a long time figuring shit out. Our original choice was a track called "The Ghetto is Tryna Kill Me" by The White Mandigos -- which you should all go listen to -- it's an awkw ... More >>
Sous vide, the method of cooking vacuum-sealed food in a temperature-controlled water bath, has long been the domain of top chefs and molecular gastronomists, but a trio of local tech-foodies is bringing the exclusive and believed-to-be expensive way of cooking to the everyday kitchen. With its ease ... More >>
Is Fresno's Princeton the Great One, or PtheG, really "the worst rapper in the Bay Area," or is he having a laugh at rap's expense? The conceit of "Cheeseburger" is asinine, from the rhythmically braindead chorus to the way P keeps forgetting to lip-sync and reaches for the steering wheel instead, b ... More >>
Michael Chabon talks to Richard Price. Plus: Jeff Jarvis, Peter Singer, Tim Wise, and Tobias Wolff
Remarkably consistent, the Coens make another mockery with Burn After Reading.
George Clooney's ode to screwball comedies of yore is sooooo close. But yet.
Adult-themed musical spoof of Sesame Street is hilarious, even if the plot is a little thin
It's like a beer commercial. A XXX beer commercial.
College Hoops 2K6 will bring out your inner Bobby Knight.
Guinea pigs, string theories, and old-timey music at the Attic
Preppies gather in Redwood City
As head of the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Kevin Gover single-handedly gave the Koi Nation land rights. Now, he's stepped through the revolving door to hawk the tribe's plans for a Bay Area casino.
The second Princess Diaries is a profligate commercial for materialism and privilege
Josh Kornbluth leaves us helpless with laughter and pleasantly lost
Without the inventions of Max Matthews, we wouldn't have CDs, MP3s, techno -- or much more
This is no time for softheaded governing. In this election, Prop. F and Dennis Herrera pass the confidence test; MUD fails completely.
Are the Fairways destined to be overlooked in their own country?
A Thousand Pieces of Gold; Fedora; A Day at the Races
Three San Francisco men found riches in Antiqua with their Internet gambling site. Now they're federal fugitives. Caribbean
Three sports clothing companies are sponsoring contests that encourage surfers to ride the 60-foot waves at Maverick's Point. Someone may be encouraged to death.
How Arno Penzias, who won the Nobel Prize for confirming the universe started with a Big Bang, turned his back on pure science and became an investment banker for Silicon Valley
The Chinese New Year brings firecrackers, the parade down Kearny, and the Miss Chinatown USA Pageant