Special Olympics

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2012

    Hyatt Hotel Has Big Plans to Throw People off Its Rooftop

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2012

    Facebook Blocks Photos of Child With Down Syndrome at Special Olympics

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2011

    Benefit Held for Stafone Jackson, Star Athlete and Swim Coach Who Drowned

    Stafone Jackson, star athlete and student‚ÄčICHI 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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    Police Officers Take Orders at Tip-A-Cop

    This cop's going to give you a burger​Special 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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    San Franciscans to Rappel from the Grand Hyatt (429 Feet Up) in Union Square

    ‚ÄčIf 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 >>

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    September 23, 2009
  • Film

    December 21, 2005

    Fellowship of The Ringer

    Johnny Knoxville's still an ass, but his co-stars are something special

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