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July 24, 2006
By Steven T. Jones I finally got around to seeing An Inconvenient Truth on Friday night, just as the realities of global warming couldn't be...

Hot times

July 24, 2006
By Steven T. Jones I finally got around to seeing An Inconvenient Truth on Friday night, just as the realities of global warming couldn't be...

Now, this is really lame

July 20, 2006
By Tim Redmond Everyone knows that the East Bay Express and the SF Weekly are owned by Village Voice Media (formerly New Times), but this...

fave new graffito

July 20, 2006
This morn, after weathering a couple of the worst car commercials I'd ever seen in my nightmares: Hummer's "Restore Your Manhood" campaign which features...

Dam telling debate

July 20, 2006
By Steven T. Jones The debate over whether to tear down the O'Shaughnessy Dam in the Hetch Hetchy Valley -- which a state report this...

Bush’s two loves

July 19, 2006
A wonderful campaign poster for one of my least favorite Democrats, Joe Lieberman, who is in a serious primary challenge in Connecticut.

Zeitgeist

July 19, 2006
By Steven T. Jones Zeitgeist, in addition to being my satellite office, is an aptly named bar. The place and the people it attracts seem...

“Guardians” of the universe

July 19, 2006
By Cheryl Eddy Coming soon to a theater near you ... it's The Guardian! Before you (or we) get too excited, the Internet Movie Database lists...

Bush the groper

July 18, 2006
By Tim Redmond And this is truly special. Bush thinks it's just fine to suddenly start groping the German chancellor ....

Bumper sticker of the week

July 18, 2006
By Tim Redmond Yes, it's sick, but it's disturbingly appropriate (from DailyKos) "maybe all the peace-loving Israelis and Palestinians should get together and kill all the...

Fire…cool

July 17, 2006
By Scribe Tis the season to burn bright, what with all the fire arts festivals and other events leading up to Burning Man's 20th anniversary....

Lawsuit over newspaper merger

July 14, 2006
By Steven T. Jones Big but buried news from today's Examiner: Clint Reilly (with help from attorney Joseph Alioto) is suing to block the...

Bazillion $$ idea of the day

July 14, 2006
To have a bicycle-like contraption under your desk that you have to pedal to keep your monitor/screen lit. It could have different gears for...

“Oympic Dreams”

July 14, 2006
By Sarah Phelan Gotta love that unfortunate "Oympic" typo on the front page of the Chronicle's article about Mayor Gavin Newsom and the Olympics. Especially since...

Olympic dreams

July 11, 2006
By Steven T. Jones So, Mayor Gavin Newsom tells the dailies that San Francisco is going to pull out all the stops to snag the...

“Come into my parlor, said the spider…etc.”

July 10, 2006
By Cheryl Eddy Kudos to Peaches Christ and the Midnight Mass gang for, like, totally freaking us out with this past weekend's excellently trashy...

After the game

July 10, 2006
By Steven T. Jones I just wanted to throw in an "amen brother" to Tim's post below about the great coming-together of community at Dolores...

Unsportsmanlike behavior

July 10, 2006
By Tim Redmond The Chron picked up the New York Times story on the world cup, by Jere Longman, which includes this line:"star midfielder Zinedine...

World cup. Dolores Park. Amazing

July 9, 2006
By Tim Redmond That was one great party Sunday in Dolores Park. Some former teacher from Germany named Jens-Peter Jungclaussen organized it, and with nothing...