Gay activist/blogger and City Hall gadfly Michael Petrelis kicked off his campaign for District 8 Supervisor on Saturday, determined to unseat his nemesis Supervisor Scott Wiener. If you recall, the duo made headlines a few years ago after Wiener got a restraining order against Petrelis who had sh ... More >>
John Galt, er, Dennis, for Congress.Nancy Pelosi's Republican opponent to represent her San Francisco congressional seat is the subject of a Chronicle profile today claiming he "runs to the left of" the House Speaker.But John Dennis, who says he's raised $2 million to unseat Pelosi, is a "Liberty ... More >>
79 at the turn of a very prolific decade, Clint tackles Mandela and the Hereafter.
Oliver Stone on W. and the president who would be John Wayne.
Week of Wednesday, June 7, 2006
Middle East tensions mar The Syrian Bride's big day
The hardest-working angry young russian comic in town
A veteran of the Apollo program continues a quixotic quest to send a small rocket of his own design 60 miles high and, in the process, save his soul. Maybe ours, too.
Week 2 of the 46th San Francisco International Film Festival
David Hare evokes a whole region through one man
Major anti-war groups change strategy, hoping to win over mainstream voters the Bush administration can't ignore
Tom Stoppard's 1978 play reminds us of a time when reporters had access to war zones
A journalist frets about job security, then realizes things could be worse -- he could be a janitor at Yahoo!
A 1957 play about a powerful country's war in a far-off, arid land still feels relevant today
Week 2 of the San Francisco International Film Festival
How nuclear researchers handled -- and grossly mishandled -- the Cold War's most dangerous radioactive substances at a top-secret lab inside the Hunters Point Shipyard. The same shipyard the city wants to remake as San Francisco's newest neighborhood.
Clint Eastwood directs a crew of veterans in his most engaging film in years
Peter Glikshtern used a tire iron on four interlopers in his Mission District bar. Then he beat their lawyer's attempt to make the fight a political caues.
Tired of computer gimmickry and gadgetry for Christmas? Prepare for exhaustion!
The Wobblies set out to organize temporary workers