Perhaps the best take on last week's revelations about how the government is collecting all our phone records came from David Simon, who actually got it wrong. I say "best" because Simon, standing nearly alone in the middle of a battlefield with screeching hyenas on one side and credulous buffoons ... More >>
In politics, as in professional sports, you've gotta keep composed and quoting platitudes in front of the media after a tough loss. So, who better to fly to Baltimore and greet the Super Bowl-winning powers that be upon bended knee than Mayor Ed Lee, -- a man well-versed in smiling at the cameras ... More >>
Don't you Dare take away my local film critic.John Waters gained fame as a movie maker by exposing archetypical America as stupid and bogus. But Waters spoke out earlier this week to praise former SF Weekly critic Michael Sragow using terms incongruous to his typical critique. Waters applaud ... More >>
Plenty of siblings have burst into tears whenever their brothers or sisters got a smack from mom -- they knew they were next. But when staffers at the San Francisco Examiner were informed last week that their parent company, Clarity Media Group, was nixing the Baltimore Examiner, they took it in str ... More >>
An S.F. organization is providing radios and radio programming that just may save lives a world away
Can Dog Bites achieve a creative breakthrough under the tutelage of a Sylvia Plath-lookin' chick?
Two local filmmakers are busier than ever shooting reality shows for NBC and HBO