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OMG, San Francisco Ballet Just Announced Friday March 21 Performance of Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella

TweetMad seats are available at our world-class San Francisco Ballet for Friday, March 21st, 2014, mostly because they just announced it. This is your rare chance to get great seats just one week before a popular show. All the deets: What: Christopher Wheeldon’s acclaimed Cinderella, Added Performance When: Friday, March 21, 2014 at 8:00PM Where: War Memorial Opera [...]

Barrel Head Brewhouse Sneak Peek: Massive Upstairs Windows Display Your Low-Rise Jeans Plumber’s Butt for Tout le Monde to See

TweetLike from the sidewalks below or, as here, from across the street: Click to expand This new place on Fulton hasn’t even opened yet but  it already has a five-star rating from Yelp, imagine that. This particular block of Fulton is known for being home to a former Mayor’s formerly favorite corporate coffee house and [...]

Unusual Diet Coke Ads Already Mocked by Area Art Student: “YOU MOVED TO SF WITH DIABETES OR WHATEVER– YOU’RE ON COKE”

TweetWord on the street, mocking these recent official Coke ads: Click to expand I don’t think that it’s the Diet Coke what causes diabetes, just saying. Unless the artificial sweeteners somehow fools your body into thinking it’s getting sugar, uh oh. (I think the scientists are looking into it these days.) Now myself, the more Diet [...]

A Plaintive Wail Coming from The ‘Set: “S.O.S. – Save Our N Judah Stops!”

TweetApparently, all Hell will break loose if some N Judah stops are removed? Via KatieOnViolin Click to expand

Cyclists on Oak Confused by New Temporary Bike Lanes at Broderick – One Supposes the Plants are Coming Soon

TweetFor example: Click to expand And the lights on this part of Oak are no longer timed? Is that what the deal was? I don’t think so. Let’s hope the uncoordinated  lights at Baker and Broderick are temporary as well…

Disgraced Michael Milliken Has an “Institute” That Wants to Give More Taxpayer Money to Hollywood? Oh My!

TweetRead the news and turn the pages: “Viewpoints: New York is eating California’s lunch with bigger, smarter film incentives, by Priscilla Hamilton and Kristen Keough As California sits back in the incentives race, will New York’s incentives enable the state to surpass California as the leading entertainment cluster in the United States? Thanks to these incentives, [...]

San Francisco Law Schools React to the New 2015 Rankings from US News – US Hastings and USF

TweetHere’s the news, from a couple days back. Let’s start with Hastings. Here’s the reaction: “Rankings Update: US News & World Report 2015 US News & World Report magazine has released its annual rankings of institutions of higher education. UC Hastings remains among the top law schools in the nation, with a reputation score on [...]

When You Tire of $4 Toast, Try a Famous $7 Muffin – “The Rebel WIthin” at Craftsman & Wolves – Sic Transit Gloria La Mision

TweetOn Valencia, natch, at 746. Word on the street, via David Mariuz: David Mariuz ?@DaveMariuz  1h This muffin costs $7. #sfproblems  Check it: Click to expand Vox populi: “The Rebel Within‘ is to die for- it’s $7 but it’s oh so worth it.”  ”If you’re going and on the cheap, just go for the Rebel Within. I still have no idea [...]

San Francisco Residential Architecture 2014: (Expensive) Little Boxes on the Hillside, (Expensive) Little Boxes Made of Ticky Tacky

TweetLittle boxes on the hillside, Little boxes made of ticky tacky, Little boxes on the hillside, Little boxes all the same. See? Click to expand There’s a green one and a pink one  And a blue one and a yellow one, And they’re all made out of ticky tacky And they all look just the [...]

SFO Departures: Wingpeople

TweetIceman: You can be my wingman any time. Click to expand Maverick: Bullshit! You can be mine.

Say What You Will About John Burton, He’s an Excellent Driver – The Best Toyota Prius Driver in the City

TweetDude’s all over the place, the SoMa, Civic Center, Financh, corrupt Twitterloin, everywhere, and yet he never drives like a typical Toyota Prius driver do. Huzzah. But the rest of you Prius drivers are still  on secret double probation….

Hey AVA Building on 9th Street! Meet Your Neighbors: “HOTEL PHILLIPS – ROOMS AVAILABLE – DAILY AND WEEKLY RATES”

Tweet Ian S goes longform: This is the worst “hotel” that I’ve ever seen. Humanity has reached new lows here. As you walk down the halls, you see drunk / high people tumbling out of their rooms, reaching in every direction, screaming, and doing hard drugs in plane site. The sounds in this hotel are [...]

All Software-Americans Should Pause to Salute the Flag Atop the Code for America Building Whenever Passing Through the Twitterloin

Tweet10 REM open my file for input 20 REM stream 4 is the first available for general purpose 30 REM you’re not just coding for yourself 40 REM you’re coding for america 50 REM to gracefully exit when the file is read. 60 REM to prevent an error at end of file, place a handler [...]

Ouch, a Bad Year for SF Law Schools: UC Hastings Drops from the Top 50, USF Law is “RNP,” No Longer Ranked by US News

TweetWell, read it and weep, San Francisco. University of California, Hastings College of Law, which used to be a Top 20 law school, is now out of the Top 50, per the US News: 51. Baylor University (+3) 51. Penn State University (+13) 51. University of Richmond (+2) 54. Pepperdine University (+7) 54. UC Hastings [...]

Angry Pedestrian Commits Traffic Violence on Masonic Avenue

TweetDude was meandering down the excessively wide sidewalks of Masonic until he entered the street to block traffic, for some reason. And then… …he took out the driver side rear view mirror with his satchel – THWACK! Who will calm the restless pedestrians of San Francisco?

The Masonic Avenue Crackdown Continues – SFPD Park Station has a New Attitude to Match Its New Cars

TweetAs here, on Oak just past Masonic. Stopped in the fast lane during the evening drive – not where you want to be: Click to expand  

The Madness of King Newsom: Three Short Clips Show Gavin Before, During, and After “Rehab” – Not Much Difference

TweetHere’s Gavin Newsom pre-rehab And here he is during rehab: And here he is from just last week, post-rehab – the first two minutes are all you need to look at: See any difference? I don’t. Why does he smile when he’s mad? I’m getting a little Jack Nicholson, a little Jesse Pinkman kind of [...]

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