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  • Culture

    January 15, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    What to Drink at Cochon 555

    We're not sure about you guys, but we're not the types of little piggies that "go wee wee wee all the way home." We're more the type of piggies who go out for Manhattans after work rather than head home. Heck, we'll even cannabalize our own kind, because pork is delicious. Folks already know that ... More >>

  • Film

    December 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    R.I.P. Doc Watson, America's Greatest Folk Guitar Player

    Doc Watson, who died Tuesday at 89, was the greatest folk guitar player the country ever produced. There were other folk/country/pop legends on the scene -- Merle Travis and Chet Atkins come to mind - but Doc out played them all with an encyclopedic repertoire that included folk, country, blues, blu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2012

    5 Tips for Feeling Like You've Accomplished Something By 30

    ​I know it's bad form, but sometimes I still want to eat as much junk food as possible as quickly as possible. Last night, for example, while in line at the grocery store, I wanted to grab as many Kit Kats and Twizzlers as I could carry and shovel them into my face hole on the drive home. In the s ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 19, 2011
  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    Howard Eskin Lucks Out -- There Is a San Francisco Back East!

    Howard Eskin won't have to wander far from his fan base after all...​Yesterday we reported on one Howard Eskin, a Philadelphia "radio personality" who felt so strongly the Eagles would top the 49ers he swore to bike from Philly to San Francisco if the opposite came to pass. Naturally, it did; it's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    Outside Lands Food Gets Even Better

    W. Blake GrayThe huarache Alambre from El Huarache Loco​Outside Lands last year had what might have been the best lineup of food purveyors ever at a music festival -- not hard because at most big outdoor shows, people are happy if they can even get food. This year the music lineup is signifi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    The Gap's Food Truck, Anthony Bourdain is here, and Nojo's Table

    The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. We don't usually think about food while buying clothes, but the recent Gap food truck looks to be bridging that, well, gap. Eater SF shares, via PopSugar, Pico de Gap is offering Mexican food from Brunch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2011

    Mama Cass Runs a Food Truck! "All the Buns are Brown ..."

    ​In a city glutted with food trucks, it can be hard to carve out a niche of your own. That's why "Mama" Cass Thatcher is staking her claim for sliders with Vietnamese flair. ​Using a targeted menu of three sliders, including sweet and savory pork meatballs and shaking steak with carame ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    The Most Coveted Job in San Francisco: Tending Bud

    You will need to smoke a joint after bud's a stressful jobIt may not be the best job in San Francisco: starting pay is $15 an hour, it's part-time, and job security? The federal government could lock you up at any moment. On the other hand, at most locations it includes health benefits ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    'Gavin' Pants, Like Politician, Have Seen Better Days

    Look closely Below the words "Banana Republic." These are "Gavin" model dress pants​When pants are no longer useful to their owner, they may end up on a rack  at a store operated by Goodwill Industries International, Inc.When politicians are no longer useful to constituents, they end up in th ... More >>

  • News

    October 19, 2005

    S.F. Hosing Authority

    City government promised Katrina victims a haven, then it gave some of them the shaft

  • Dining

    January 19, 2005

    The Ladies' Delight

    Neiman Marcus' refurbished Rotunda prices its fancy fare like the Manolos downstairs

  • Dining

    December 31, 2003

    Hail, Caesar

    We may be open-minded, but not when it comes to our salads

  • Dining

    December 16, 1998
  • News

    January 10, 1996

    Off-Base (Part II)

    The most vituperative battle ever fought over the Presidio pits a handful of activists (and a certain weekly newspaper) against a local coalition of environmentalists, business, and the majority of elected officials. Is the congressional compromise to es

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