Arts and Culture

mayor
28 Jul 2015

It’s Time to Start Rolling Out My Campaign Platform

Since I officially announced that I was running for mayor the main question everyone has been asking me is “So, what’s your platform?” because that’s what you’re supposed to ask. The thing that most people don’t get though is that platforms are rolled out throughout a campaign. Like, what’s Hillary Clinton’s platform?

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yimby
15 Jul 2015

San Francisco’s Mayor’s Race Needs to be More than Just a “Cakewalk”

Since I have a big, loud, obnoxious voice in The Bay Area, I figured I’d lend it to my fellow mayoral candidates who also want to see Ed Lee dethroned. Not everyone has the millions of dollars that Lee has or the reach that I do, so it’s only fair to

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13 Jul 2015

Where to Get Naked In San Francisco

It’s a funny thing—the places in the world with the hottest weather are also the most intolerant of nudity. Try flashing a nipple in Latin America and and look around for some nods (nods of “you’re about to die”). Show some cheek in the Arab world and see how many friends

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living_sf_hero
08 Jul 2015

Living in San Francisco Means…(Redux for 2015)

I originally did this piece for The Bold Italic in January 2015. Shortly afterwards it closed down. And now it’s back open. This piece is updated version of a piece I did in 2011. The incredible illustrations were done by the brilliant Jon Stich. Living in San Francisco means being torn apart. It means having people

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Broke-Ass Stuart for Mayor
06 Jul 2015

Broke-Ass for Mayor Part 4: So Much Paper Work

This column was supposed to be in the SF Examiner a few weeks ago, but when I took out my papers I received a stern lecture from the San Francisco Ethics Commission about how I couldn’t write about my experiences as a candidate for the paper without falling foul of campaign finance laws. While

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4th-sf
03 Jul 2015

THIS WEEK’S TOP EVENTS IN SAN FRANCISCO

Rad Upcoming SF Events Tito Puente Jr. THU. 07/02 | 7:30PM @ YOSHI’S OAKLAND The comparison is inevitable. How could it be otherwise? Tito Puente Jr. carries his father with him – imprinted on his physical being and locked in his soul. It’s in his looks, his joy, his music.

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drawing sf
30 Jun 2015

What Europeans Say About San Francisco

I’ll admit it, I totally use the fact that I briefly lived in San Francisco to sound cooler (seems impossible, seeing my level of coolness, right? WRONG). I’m also willing to bet that if you ever make the stupid mistake of leaving the Bay Area, you will too. In Europe

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