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Broke-Ass of the Week: Artist/Musician Thomas Wing aka Blackout Make Out

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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Wanna Write for BrokeAssStuart.com?

Do you find yourself reading this site and thinking, "I'm young, broke, beautiful, AND I can write better than these chumps!"?  If so, now is your

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Local Legend Of The Week: Matt Gonzalez Chief Attorney of the SF Public Defenders Office

We here at BrokeAssStuart.com like to show love to the people who make cities like San Francisco and New York special. That’s why we’ve begun doing a

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Sex and Dating: Should You Google Your Date?

KQED had a recent segment on Googling your dates that got my brain wheels turning. Does knowing more from the start help you find the right person or

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The Top 10 Most Popular BrokeAssStuart.com Articles of All Time. You’ll be Surprised!

I've been running this silly, strange, and occasionally beautiful website since 2008. That's six fucking years! Holy shit! In that time I've been lucky to have some really

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How to Survive as a Broke-Ass Writer: What to Do When You’re Robbed and Displaced

I recently had my $2,000 2011 Macbook Pro literally stolen right from under me. I was living in some ghetto loft hostel space in the Tenderloin near

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California Community College Enrollment and Survival: Advice to the Independent Financial Aid Student

Next month - most classes start August 18 - most of you ugly mugs will descend like locusts upon community college campuses with hopes of receiving your certificate in

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Advice to the Independent Financial Aid Student: FAFSA, BOG Fee, EOP&S

Some of us aren't lucky to have parents financially secure enough to pay for our education. Others aren't lucky enough to be completely destitute to the point where we can have

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Awesome Bay Area Hikes to Bring a Date On

As Bay Area inhabitants we have some amazing nature all around us. Tahoe is a few hours North, Big Sur is a few hours South, Yosemite a few

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Local Legend Of The Week: Creator Of The Original Cosmopolitan Cocktail, Neal Murray

We here at BrokeAssStuart.com like to show love to the people who make cities like San Francisco and New York special. That's why we've begun doing a new series