For those tired parents who are stashing money specifically because they know they'll be bailing their punk-ass kid out of juvenile jail again, just know, there's going to be a return on your hard-earned cash.
A new study conducted by UC Berkeley scholars shows that badly behaved children tend to ... More >>
Maybe you don't actually need to worry about getting fired if you gently tell your boss that his or her ideas are fucking stupid.
A new study conducted by researchers at UC Berkeley says that people in positions of authority -- whether at home or in the workplace -- are quicker to recover from mil ... More >>
UC college chicks don't need daddy to pay for school and all those four-year parties anymore, but what they do need are their sugar daddies.
A new study shows that an increasing number of female students from UC Berkeley and UC Davis are tapping sugar daddies for college tuition -- and they have hi ... More >>
Edible Schoolyard has teamed up with UC Berkeley to bring us the second year of Edible Education 103, a series of Tuesday night lectures about food and agriculture with a different guest lecturer each week. The lectures are moderated by Knight Professor of Journalism and general god-among-foodies, M ... More >>
Early this morning, Occupy farmers released a statement, explaining that they agreed to peacefully leave the Gill Tract by 10 a.m., and have already started breaking down the encampment on the site that they have taken over since April 22. However, it doesn't appear that police are waiting around fo ... More >>
Rather than raid the Occupy Farm where protesters have been squatting and planting seeds for three weeks, police have come up with a curiously clever idea that actually keeps protesters on the site. According to Occupy the Farm, police came in around noon yesterday and chained up the fences around t ... More >>
Someone shot at Berkeley Update (3:40 p.m.): According to the media relations office, the suspect was seen carrying a gun on campus. Police were contacted and spotted the man who was walking into the building's computer lab. Police followed the man, ordering him to put his hands up. When the man ... More >>
Apartheid Week on the UC Berkeley Campus, 2009Two Jewish UC Berkeley students are suing the school, claiming that the UC Berkeley administration failed to halt "violent anti-Semitic attacks and a hostile environment" created by two pro-Palestinian groups on campus.
Plaintiff Jessica Felber, who ... More >>
It does a body good ... or does it?Before you pour that next bowl of cereal, read this: Scientists in Berkeley told reporters that indeed the radioactive plum from the disastrous nuclear leak in Japan has made its way into an American staple -- milk.The good news is that scientists said the low l ... More >>
Straight reppin' Marina OGsRep yo area and flash a Sucka Free City sign [Burrito Justice]Protesters call Obama a "cracker" -- hopefully of the delicious variety.
[Contra Costa Blog]Gunman enters Children's Hospital emergency room in Oakland [SFGate]
Get your online degree from University of Phoenix UC Berkeley [The Daily Clog]Willy Wonka comes down from his sugar high and picks up a pie [Grub Street San Francisco]Disgruntled hotel workers march in Union Square [NBC Bay Area]
EKAphotography"Why you trippin? I built your new casa!!"
Hip-hop, in Berkeley? Yes yes y'all. Even the threat of rain couldn't stop the 13th Annual Hip-Hop in the Park Festival from going down this past Saturday at People's Park. A core audience mainly culled from all the beats-and-rhymes heads at ... More >>
This is the enemy...Although I'm not sure we needed any more evidence that people tend to be followers with terrible judgment, researchers at UC Berkeley have provided it. Their study on perception of competence, recently published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, ... More >>