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What's more Bay Area than Burning Man? As the yearly art happening settles into ripe old age as a... More»


American Idol isn't quite the ratings juggernaut that it once was, but San Franciscans have a new reason to tune in:... More»

Cheyenne Jackson

You may recognize Cheyenne Jackson as Danny, the Canadian street-performing robot from 30 Rock... More»


Have the city's tech overlords decided to take a page from Warren Hellman's playbook? That's the question we were wondering when we heard that... More»

MacArthur Genius Yiyun Li

The newest novel by Oakland–based MacArthur Genius Yiyun Li, Kinder Than Solitude, is the kind of book that makes casual reference to “... More»


Hello again, people of the Real World. Time for another recap of “The Real World.” (Note the quotation marks.) Last week some forced but sad... More»


Find the indie rocker who makes you feel all sorts of funny inside. The independent music spectauclar is back, jam-packed... More»


Certain things don't mix. Ammonia and bleach. Beer and liquor. Pop Rocks and Coke. The proton stream in Ghostbusters. Time to add one more... More»

 Steve Jobs. Still cool.

In an effort to stay hip, the US Postal Service has leaked that one of the 2015 commemorative stamps will feature the mug of the late great Steve Jobs. They... More»


It has been a while, dear reader, since we last viewed the horrendous actions of the Real World EXplosion house. Indeed, the show took a two-week hiatus to... More»


Most San Franciscans think of yoga as mostly a lot of deep breathing, downward dog positions, and stretchy clothes in solid colors. The Asian Art Museum's... More»