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AM Linkage: 21,000 without Power; The Social Conscience of Comic Sans

#PineappleExpress picking up.... Rain and gusts usher in fierce California storm (AP photo): http://t.co/Lvc5zr0YGh pic.twitter.com/zvrGsFRnyy— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) December 11, 2014 · More than 21,000 people without power; Montgomery BART closed · Help homeless stay dry in the superstorm ·...

On the Racked: What You Never Knew About Mink Eyelashes; The City's Best Jewelry Stores; Sample Sales; More!

Welcome to On the Racked, where Racked SF editor Robyn Hagan Cain shares the top fashion, beauty and fitness news of the week. A selection of Margaret Elizbaeth's costume jewelry. Photo: Kim Lucian for Racked MARINA—Ever wonder how mink eyelash...

Small Wonders: The latest episode of 99% Invisible...

The latest episode of 99% Invisible tells the story of one light bulb in Fire Station #6 in Livermore, which has been burning consistently for the past 113 years. As proof of its continued longevity, there's even a webcam trained...

Room without a View: Could This Be 100 Van Ness's Most Craptacular View?

Last week, when we had a look at the pricing for the new rental units going in at 100 Van Ness, the former AAA headquarters soon to emerge from its Solomon Cordwell Buenz-assisted makeover, we took note of a...

Noms Noms: Attention: The Curbed Cup, our annual...

Attention: The Curbed Cup, our annual battle for the neighborhood of the year, kicks off soon, and we need your nominations. So far, the Bayview and Dogpatch have gotten lots of love and will be among the hoods facing off...

Level Up: Gamify Your Commute with This Super Mario BART Map

Excerpt of Super Mario BART poster. Image: Robert Bacon. Video game/map mashup artist Robert Bacon has a new map that renders the BART map as a verdant 8-bit landscape, crisscrossed with a rainbow ribbon of train lines and studded with...

Mindboggling Reveals: New Designs for Warriors Arena Would Like You to Forget That Whole Toilet Debacle

Renderings via Manica Architecture/steelblue This morning at the Dogpatch Saloon, the Golden State Warriors and Manica Architecture revealed new renderings of the planned arena for Mission Bay, whose last iteration bore unfortunate resemblance to a toilet. In attempt to erase...

Curbed Maps: Mapping 18 Spots to Get into the Holiday Spirit in San Francisco

It's mid-December in San Francisco, which means that the city's holiday decorations and celebrations are filling the streets with cheer. Although we won't get any real snow here, there are plenty of places to see some fake flurries, and...

Bay Lights Watch: The Bay Bridge's Bay Lights could...

The Bay Bridge's Bay Lights could be set to get another 10 years or more of life, but John King has a different take—that we should appreciate the point of ephemeral art. The Bay Area Toll Authority votes today on...

It Came From Craigslist: For $18,000/Month, Rent a SoMa Penthouse That No One Wants

The seriously sexy penthouse that tops SoMa's Mint Collection Sliver Building has been on the market since July. It's cut its price from $4.5 million down to $4.2 million, but still hasn't been successful in finding someone who wants to...

Nic Cage Day: Yesterday, sites across the Curbediverse came...

Yesterday, sites across the Curbediverse came together to celebrate acting/real estate legend Nicolas Cage in the first-ever Nic Cage Day. We lamented his many real estate losses, explored the filming locations from his best and worst movies, visited his pyramid-shaped...

AM Linkage: East Bay Protesters Set Trash Fires; Late-Night Transbay Schlep

Dumpster fires, fights at telegraph and 26th. #berkeleyprotests #oaklandprotests pic.twitter.com/1IlPo9tFh0— Carolyn Jones (@carolynajones) December 10, 2014 · East Bay protesters block Highway 24, light trash fires · BART, AC Transit launch new late-night transbay buses · Homeless newspaper Street Sheet...

On the Market: Millennium Tower One-Bedroom Wants a Mind-Numbing $2.35M

Ever since it opened back in 2009, prices at the super-luxury Millennium Tower have soared as high as the condo building's 60-story tower. The latest very expensive Millennium unit to hit the market is a one-bedroom, two-bathroom condo that wants...

Uber Sued: The district attorneys' offices in San...

The district attorneys' offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles announced today that they've filed a civil consumer protection and unlawful business practices lawsuit against Uber. The suit alleges, among other things, that Uber falsely claimed to conduct "industry leading"...

Protest Watch: After six days of protests following...

After six days of protests following a New York grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who killed Eric Garner, the demonstrations—particularly in the East Bay—show no sign of letting up. Last night more than 150 protesters were...

Disappearing Acts: Halsey Minor's $17.995M Faux Petit Trianon Mysteriously Vanishes from the Market

Presidio Heights' 3800 Washington, which was San Francisco's fifth most expensive listing up until yesterday, has disappeared from the market, and no, Le Petit Trianon's American twin hasn't sold to Taylor Swift. The property's website is still up, but...

Nic Cage Day: Inside the Gothic Tudor Mansion Once Owned by Nicolas Cage

Today is Nic Cage Day across the Curbediverse, a day for celebrating The Legend and his legendary real estate hijinks. Why? Because Nic Cage. As a consumer of real estate, Nicolas Cage can be diplomatically described as arduous. As our...

Hidden in Plain Sight: Someone on Craigslist would very much...

Someone on Craigslist would very much like you to come pick up this FREE BOOKCASE, but said poster would also prefer that you not see what is on the shelf at the moment. We can't puzzle out what's behind all...

Nic Cage Day: 36 Perfect Hours in San Francisco with Nicolas Cage

Today is Nic Cage Day across the Curbediverse, a day for celebrating The Legend and his legendary real estate hijinks. Why? Because Nic Cage. What follows below is a work of Nicolas Cage fan fiction by writer Andrew Dalton. All...

Waterfront Wire: The Ferry Building's longtime anchor office...

The Ferry Building's longtime anchor office tenant—law firm Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass—is departing the premises, leaving 70,000 square feet of prime waterfront space up for grabs. An anonymous source tells the Business Times that companies such as the mobile...

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