Larry Ellison's Oracle team has taken another tumble after being slapped with charges of espionage on a rival team.
While spying isn't unusual in the America's Cup, a international jury of sailing experts concluded that Ellison's sailing team went a little too far when they sailed a little too clo ... More >>
America's Cup experienced its first casualty yesterday when the Oracle Team USA's 72-foot catamaran flipped over, damaging parts of the boat beyond recognition. According to race officials, the nearly $8 million boat capsized during during a practice run near the Golden Gate Bridge. Thankfully, ther ... More >>
Sunday was about as glorious an afternoon as San Francisco ever hosted. The sun shone brightly and the weather was Northern California perfect. Beautiful people and their dogs were everywhere. That there was an America's Cup World Series race taking place was almost an auxiliary pleasure. ... More >>
Glancing out the window here at SF Weekly, a graceful AC45 catamaran featuring a large tricolor on its sail was just towed toward today's race. Apparently, we are supposed to root against this French interloper into San Francisco's waters, and put our efforts into cheering for the "hometown" squad, ... More >>
paris-match.comEn le crappeurEditor's note: From time to time, The Snitch, being at best a casual fan of World Cup soccer, will provide glimpses into the experience of same. Your good old nameless Americans suffered quite the historic setback on Friday, but at least they're not French: as t ... More >>
Bryan Haggerty/sffoodwars.comSuas, Tredgold, and the author deliberate on ultimate doughmination; our carb-heavy judges' table.We've barely emerged from the profound carb coma induced by last weekend's SF Food Wars Yeast Affliction, an artisan bread battle with proceeds donated to the SF Food Ban ... More >>
SF Asian Chefs AssociationTeam USA (in red) reacts to winning Silver.In its third appearance at the Taipei World Culinary Contest, Team USA brought home Silver. The squad was composed of five chefs from S.F., all members of the San Francisco Asian Chefs Association: Philippe Striffeler of Hot ... More >>