TweetThese stubby nubbins are no match for Twin Peaks, so that’s why you can’t watch NBC without paying The Man on a monthly basis. Click to expand It’s also why you can’t host a Super Bowl Party once every three years. BTW, your local electeds just looove the Comcast monopoly – it’s kind of a [...]
At 6:11 PM on September 9, 2010, a major natural gas pipeline ruptured about 12 miles south of San Francisco in a residential area of the city of San Bruno,. The rupture triggered a massive explosion followed by an equally massive fire. The blast carved a crater about 72 feet long by 26 feet [...]
Monday: Run, 1:16, 6.3 miles, 1,015 feet climbing. I was traveling out to the city to visit a friend, so I planned a pre-dinner run on Sweeney Ridge in San Bruno. I enjoyed the route but felt horrible on this run, like my veins had been injected with liquid lead. Show More Summary
Google's San Bruno headquarters for its YouTube team is unbelievable. It includes a full-length lap pool as well as a putting green when employees find themselves in need of breaks. YouTube shared some images of its office with Business Insider. Show More Summary
TweetSo let’s see here. According to PG&E, it doesn’t have to listen to any judges telling it to shut down any pipelines, no matter how dangerous the pipeline is and no matter how reckless PG&E employees and contractors behave. In the words of John Malkovich, “WTF to that.” You see, PG&E prefers to be regulated [...]
As broker-owner of Realty World Advance Group in San Bruno, Calif., Amy Kong has been serving the Greater San Francisco market since 1988. An immigrant from Hong Kong, she’s a strong believer in education as the key to success. Kong...
TweetIsn’t it special when America’s worst large utility starts talking smack about pipelines and safety? Yes it is. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee might be in the pocket of PG&E, but not the authoritahs down San Carlos way. How refreshing. Here’s the latest: “10/5/2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - PRESS RELEASE #10052013 Subject : City Activates Limited Emergency [...]
Bruno Mars and his girlfriend Jessica Caban catch a flight to Los Angeles at LMM International Airport on Wednesday (September 4) in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The 27-year-old singer is reportedly expected to be announced as the 2014 Super Bowl Halftime Show performer! Bruno will be facing temperatures not many halftime show performers have to [...]
It was certainly girl power night at the legendary Fillmore in San Francisco as Best Coast took the stage to entertain a room full of inspired fans. The Los Angeles duo of Bethany Cosentino and Bobb Bruno write incredibly catchy music that brings the warmth of lo-fi California gold pop to the rest of the word. Show More Summary
TweetSo PG&E and former PG&E workers now employed at the CPUC are upset because the paltry $300,000,000 that it’s going to have to “send to Sacramento” as punishment for killing eight people in San Bruno? Well, gee, if I were in charge, it would be $1,000,000,000 and if these interested parties started yammering about “giving” [...]
California regulators have proposed that Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pay a record $2.25-billion penalty for its role in causing a fatal 2010 natural gas explosion in San Bruno, a San Francisco suburb.
On September 9, 2010, a horrific pipeline explosion and fire destroyed a neighborhood in San Bruno, California. The conflagration “took the lives of eight citizens of our city, destroyed 38 homes, and left a hole in the heart of San Bruno,” said Mayor Jim Ruane. Understandably, the City of San Bruno wants to pay. The California [...]
The wonderful depth of Au Delà, one of five perfumes by San Francisco-based artist Bruno Fazzolari, is not surprising. Deriving inspiration from art, theology, and music (you can read about it in Fazzolari's blog), there are some very complex idea that lead to the creation of Au Delà. Show More Summary
Cross-posted from A deadly explosion killed eight people and destroyed 38 homes in San Bruno, California on September 9, 2010. The cause of the destruction was a natural gas pipeline owned by Pacific Gas & Electric that ran underneath the homes. Show More Summary
Refinery29 recently featured the digs of Youtube's HQ in San Bruno. Taking a cue from its Google overlord, the interiors are decked out in primary colors, and have features like a three-person slide and "energy pods" for afternoon n...
Photos via Refinery29 Taking cues from parent company Google (the bona-fide pioneer of funhouse office details), Youtube's HQ in San Bruno, Calif. (recently featured on Refinery29), is brimming with the primary colors, unnecessary technology (there's a fake bonfire made of...
Within the next few hours, Vincent Autin and Bruno Boileau will wed, becoming France’s first married gay couple. The pair will be united at their town hall in Montpellier, known locally as “the French San Francisco.” Helene Mandroux, the mayor...
Walmart is looking for a Big Data Engineer in San Bruno, CA. The post states, “Do you like big data? Like really big data? Like multi-terabyte data sets with billions of rows? Do you like the idea of pulling, pushing, slicing and dicing...Show More Summary
California regulators want to make Pacific Gas & Electric spend $2.25 billion on safety improvements following a 2010 pipeline explosion in San Bruno.
The victims didn't get to "safely absorb" the PG&E blast One of the factors that the state regulators took into account when they decided how much PG&E should be fined for the San Bruno blast was the company's financial situation --Show More Summary