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24 Apr 2015

Independent Bookstore Day Coming May 2nd

Support your local bookstores because books, as you know, are sexy.  And National Bookstore Day is not just a great time to meet your latest favorite author, it’s also a great day to score exclusive literary merch and go to fun events at your local bookstore. Following the runaway success of last year’s

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23 Apr 2015

FREE Super Duper Burgers on Monday

3 p.m. Monday, April 27 2015 On the last Monday of April, Super Duper Burger gives FREE mini-burgers to the first 100 people in line.  It’s just their way of saying thanks to us little piggies who love beef and cheese. I like that their beef is Niman, their chicken is free range

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18 Jan 2021

The 100 Best Cheap Eats in the Bay Area

This list of great places to eat in the Bay Area will leave you smiling and probably drooling. All these joints are incredibly well priced, locally owned, delicious, and serving takeout in 2021. You can get something delicious, that will also fill you up, at all these eateries for under

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21 Apr 2015

Broke-Ass of The Week: Comedian Kyle Dunnigan

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life. Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit — probably not.   Most recently, Kyle Dunnigan had an amazing performance on Late Night with Seth Meyers  and has been contributing on

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21 Apr 2015

The Kinda Late Show Live April 23rd

Thursday 8pm Doors, $15, 124 Columbus Ave @ Doc’s Lab! Our guests for this episode are DOPE! They include: – Carol Queen (Sexologist and Sociologist) – Michelle Tea (Author and Poet) – Hermione Way (Reality TV Star & New Media Journalist) – Musical Guest: Sambaxé Dance-Company – House band MegaFlame

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18 Apr 2015

UPDATE – Owner Claims Studio 17 Will Remain For Artists

Thanks to Daniel Hirsch at www.missionlocal.org for this update! This week we received information from the historic art collective Studio 17 in the mission.  It explained how Studio 17’s owner Rick Holman was not going to renew their lease.  Holman was not responding to any of the tenants’ emails and they took

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17 Apr 2015

Graphic Novel Of the Month Club Via Comix Experience

HELP KEEP COMIX EXPERIENCE ALIVE! A Message from Comix Experience: San Francisco is about to raise minimum wage to the nation’s highest at $15/hour over the next three years – a 43% hike. While we at Comix Experience absolutely support a living wage, this unprecedented increase will put a huge

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16 Apr 2015

70 Artists Face Displacement In The Mission

  Studio 17, one of our city’s largest art collectives may disappear this year.  Redlick Building owner failed to renew the lease which expires June 2015. “We are stuck in limbo and our situation as working artists in this city is dire,” said Robert Donald, visual artist and the master

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15 Apr 2015

Nametag Day In SF: Making The World a Friendlier Place

Saturday, June 6th from 11am-5pm –  A city-wide event called Nametag Day will get people in SF to come out of their shells and get to know the people around them – specifically they’ll be handing out nametags at various locations around town like Dolores Park, the Castro and Hayes Valley.  In the words

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