12 Oct 2016

The Recall Ed Lee Campaign Has Officially Begun

Editor’s note: The Department of Elections just finally released the Official Petition to Recall Ed Lee after 5 separate tries. The recall attempt is now beginning in earnest. They need to get 60,000 signatures in the next 160 days. San Francisco: the bright and shining beacon of hope, weirdness, and refuge for so

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11 Oct 2016

Lobbying Loophole Gets Ed Lee $100k in Travelling Expenses

A current loophole in our law allows lobbyist to bundle contributions and use go-betweens to pay San Francisco politicians.  For example, companies like Airbnb & Uber paid for Ed Lee to go on a trip to China in 2013, and since he’s been in office he’s flown all over the world

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08 Oct 2016

How Do You Know If It’s Sexual Assault?

Locker room talk. Flirting. Masculinity. Aggression. Compliments. Boys will be boys. In the US and abroad, we’ve developed language to describe what we see, how we feel, and to describe situations. As a natural course in society, often we say things we don’t mean or confuse the purpose of that

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06 Oct 2016

The 2016 Broke-Ass Stuart Voter Guide

Major thanks to Stephen Torres for doing the research and putting all this together! Boo!  Chilling October greetings, dear broke-asses.  As the veil between the two worlds begins to lift, frights abound: stirrings in the shadows, shrieks and cackles, blondes sipping pumpkin spice in Uggs, and just as the departed

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06 Oct 2016

How To Get Drunk When You’re Broke (The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly)

As a female, blacking out is one of the scariest things that can happen. It’s only happened to me once (in my defense, I was in New Orleans during Mardi Gras,) and waking up in a strange place not knowing how I got there bothered me to the point that

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06 Oct 2016

Halloween Horrorscopes: Your Best Costume To F*ck In

This Post is brought to you by the fine folks at Good Vibrations, a diverse, sex positive retailer providing high-quality products. and non-judgmental, accurate sex information. The moment the calendar flips from September to October costume anxiety hits like a ton of god damn bricks! What to be? What not to be?

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05 Oct 2016

Places & Things to Burn When the SF Giants Win The World Series Again

*Warning.  This post is satire.  It lampoons the past behavior of idiots who’ve disrespected our city by destroying things in times of celebration. It also acknowledges the fact that the SF Giants have been the absolute best team in baseball in the last decade.  Go Giants!  And now back to the list of things

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