Good day, friends! Greenpeace has a new, very short PSA narrated by the one and only William Shatner! I can't help it, I love that bro. See also: Zagat Likes Vegan Junk and the FDA Says Meat is Grody Farm to Cupcake, Bill Gates, and Salmonella is a'Brewing in Your Backyard
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It's common to round up the worst album art at the end of every year, but the ridicule is usually directed at easy targets. Album covers from old, out-of-touch musicians, second-rate rock acts, and popular bands that are already despised by music critics absorb most of the venom, while indie-leaning ... More >>
State FarmWilliam Shatner, burned by his passion for deep-fried turkey, hurls the fryer gizmo into the pit.Apparently, State Farm Insurance is so sick of paying out for fire damage from deep-fried turkey disasters that it's pouring thousands of dollars into a public-info campaign starring Willia ... More >>
Between Miley Cyrus covering Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" and now Ben Folds covering "Sleazy" by (our guilty pleasure du jour) Ke$ha, we felt it was only appropriate this week, that we compile some other unexpected covers. Here are six of the weirdest we can think of. 6. Sonic Youth do ... More >>
Brace yourself, everybody. Not content with torturing us back in 2006 with her debut album, Paris Hilton is apparently preparing to unleash a second one. So, in her honor and as a means to prepare ourselves, here's our list of the top six celebrities who should never make music ever again. Oh, and f ... More >>
The Dead Kennedys, photographed by Glen E. FriedmanAs you may have seen in the Nov. 3 issue of SF Weekly, legendary photographer Glen E. Friedman brought his long-running "Fuck You All" exhibit to 941 Geary this past weekend, where it will happily live for the rest of 2010. We are so thrilled we ... More >>
Fiona Ma, left, has an interesting way of putting thingsIt's not for nothing that Assemblywoman Fiona Ma was crowned San Francisco's Best Political Tweeter. It was for shit. No, literally, for shit. The westside pol's series of tweets on bat guano, a manure-shoveling politician, and explosive bov ... More >>
The trend of rappers shifting into acting is nothing new, and in theory it makes sense. Both roles focus on emotive storytelling, right? Unfortunately, that transition isn't always a smooth one--a point hammered home repeatedly by the new film Just Wright, starring Queen Latifah and Common. It's 100 ... More >>
San Franciscan's love an excuse to get into costume, and this weekend was a bonanza for fantasy fans. This weekend the Star Trek Convention rolled into town and dedicated fans of the show donned their best Bridge-worthy uniforms and Klingon foreheads. Fans were especially pumped for the captai ... More >>
Decaf for the Captain.Well, well, well: According to the counter guy at my video store, William Shatner stoped into Ritual Roasters on Valencia and 21st last night, fresh from his joint appearance with the still-hottt Sir Patrick Stewart at San Francisco's Star Trek Convention. He was not, appare ... More >>
It was Candide's grating mentor Pangloss who opined that our noses are shaped as they are so as to better accommodate our eyeglasses. If Voltaire had been writing American cop shows in the 1970s instead of French social satire in the 1750s, Inspector Pangloss would have put it this way: Car hoods ar ... More >>
The Force is weak with the long-delayed Fanboys.
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I'm Not There (Columbia)
Over the Hedge wants you to feel bad about what it's selling, which is everything
Vin Diesel wigs out as a mobster on trial
Strange things happen when actors sing
Wherein we find the coining of our new favorite word: "Jew-pergroup"
Do the right thing: Avoid White Chicks in bad masks
Forgotten cinema rises anew
Creepy story lines, gotcha moments -- yep, it's "Twilight Zone: The Plays"
Reality Check; "Tribute to William Shatner"; Urban Iditarod; Thor
Robert Wise finishes Star Trek: The Motion Picture -- 22 years later
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