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Broke-Ass of the Week: Musician Joe Medina of MERCH

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude. Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit — probably not.

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SF Sightseeing Tour Guide Loses Her Sh*t and Goes on an Anti-Chinatown Rant

Either this is well placed street theatre or this chick really hates Chinatown. Alexandra Liss sent this my way. Apparently it was this tour guide's last day

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CAMPOS 4 ASSEMBLY; YES ON G & J! THE 1ST EVER BAS GODDAMN ELECTION GUIDE!!!

Yes, young, broke and beautiful readership, you read that right.  We here at BAS have put together our very first election endorsement. It may seem odd to some

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How to Buy Drugs in NYC WITHOUT a Connection

I recently attended the BAS party at Dardy's Bar in Brooklyn. While there I attempted, unsuccessfully, to buy weed. Certain attendees were generous enough to

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Protest Bay Guardian’s Closure, Celebrate Newspaper’s 48-Year History on Weds

This press release just came across my desk (I mean, in my email inbox, but you know, whatever). I'm cutting and pasting it here so I don't

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How to Survive as a Broke-Ass Writer: Dating and Relating

If you're a writer, it probably means you're a moody introspective introverted dork. I mean that in the kindest and most affectionate of ways, because I am

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It’s Time to Retire the Word “Slut”

I love language. I believe even the vilest of words and phrases can be employed rhetorically in a way that is both provocative and engaging. So when

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The Community Music Center: A Hidden Gem with Sliding Scale Music Classes

Full Disclosure: I let the folks at CMC write this one up because I really believe in what they do and

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Broke-Ass of the Week: Comedian & Labor Organizer Nato Green

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude. Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about

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How to Find True Happiness in San Francisco

Money…Money…Money Money inhabits the majority of the real estate of our discussion – blogs, conversation, and articles all seem to revolve around money. The impossible rent and cost