At first glance, you would think that tossing potential clients from the roof of your office wouldn't make you a shrewd businessman.But for the Grand Hyatt in San Francisco it seems to work. The hotel is continuing its very successful fundraiser of hurling people from the top of its 36-floor buildin ... More >>
Remember when Facebook brazenly deleted photos of mothers breastfeeding their babies, causing quite a ruckus from sleep-deprived moms, who later descended on the Facebook campus for a massive nurse-in? Apparently, the Silicon Valley techies didn't learn much from that event. The Bay Area tech giant ... More >>
A group stand-up show of five or six comedians doing 15 minutes each is going to be vulnerable to the different tone and style each comic brings. The more well-established a comedian is, the more defined his or her voice, which is why group shows are most often a "split decision," so to speak. At Co ... More >>
Stafone Jackson, star athlete and studentICHI Sushi on Mission Street will donate a percentage of dinner proceeds tonight to the family of Stafone Jackson, a 20-year-old graduate of Mission High School who tragically drowned while camping last month. According to news reports, Jackson d ... More >>
This cop's going to give you a burgerSpecial Olympics "Tip-A-Cop" Fundraiser
Where: Hard Rock Cafe, Pier 39
When: Monday, June 13, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Cost: We suggest at least a 20 percent tip on the bill - it is for charity.
The Rundown: Usually when a police offer pulls out a tab there are ... More >>
If you happen to be walking through Union Square between 1p.m. and 4 p.m. today, we suggest you look up. Icky Rosborough just might be rappelling in a harness 429 feet over your head.Several weeks ago, Rosborough, a 27-year-old technician for Radio Alice, took on the challenge of raising $1,000 f ... More >>
In between earnest city activists comparing San Francisco policy to Hitler and enraged loons comparing city policy to Hitler, it's often a welcome relief to have a bona fide zany step up to the mic at City Hall meetings and sing about ... something else. In a city filled with crazies, ranters, and z ... More >>