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A Yeti in Sheep's Clothing

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A Yeti in Sheep's Clothing
Lauren Murrow | December 26, 2014

 

This glass-walled home may look elegant, but don’t be fooled: It’s a beast. Perched atop Crow’s Nest Peak in Norden at 7,080 feet, the ski retreat receives some of the deepest...

Dough from Dough and Co.

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We're Totally Obsessed With Dough & Co.'s No-Fear Cookie Dough
Rebecca Flint Marx | December 24, 2014

 

I’ve never been one to let pesky salmonella fears get in the way of my raw dough consumption—licking the bowl is one of...

Bread from ManresaBread

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Glorious Batards
Rebecca Flint Marx | December 24, 2014

 

Before a two-alarm fire shuttered Manresa in July (it’s optimistically scheduled to re-open in early 2015), the two-Michelin-starred Los Gatos restaurant’s head baker, Avery Ruzicka, did her baking in its kitchen at...

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Vallejo Man Leaves Dog Poop for Package Nabbers
Scott Lucas | December 24, 2014

 

Someday, we’d love to be a local news anchor. That way, we could—with a straight face—deliver opening lines...

An SF nativity

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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working
Scott Lucas | December 24, 2014

 

An SF Nativity Scene: That's pretty much perfect....

the interview

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Five Reasons to Go See "The Interview" Tomorrow
Scott Lucas | December 24, 2014

 

James Franco and Seth Rogen’s film The Interview had what you might call a...

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

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Uber's CEO Is Now a Wanted Man in South Korea
Scott Lucas | December 24, 2014

 

Prosecutors in Seoul, South Korea gave an early Christmas present to beleaguered cabbies—an indictment of Uber and its CEO Travis Kalanick....

Stanford surgical residents take to the medical school's lawn.

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A Trust Fall a Day...
Elise Craig | December 24, 2014

 

One day last September, about 30 of Stanford Medicine’s surgical residents ditched the hospital to go play games on the lawn. In their scrubs, pagers on their hips, the fledgling doctors donned blindfolds,...

body hacking

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Invasion of the Body Hackers
Ellen Cushing | December 23, 2014

 

As it turns out, the fully optimized human looks, sounds, and acts a lot like the regular old human: gray hoodie, blue jeans, a slightly wan Sunday morning expression. Sitting in an Ocean...

blood donation

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It's Now Okay to Donate Blood If You're Gay—But Not *Too* Gay
Scott Lucas | December 23, 2014

 

This morning, the FDA announced...

Distribution of the word bro on twitter

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Turns Out That San Francisco's Tech Bros Don't Actually Use the Word “Bro” That Much
Scott Lucas | December 23, 2014

 

You know that swear jar you had at home when you were a kid? Well, the San Francisco magazine...

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