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07 Sep 2009

Blue Collar Chit Chat and Chickies – Dining on a Dime at the Chicken-N-Coop

When it comes to cheap grub, nothing beats the San Francisco tradition of the hofbrau.  Whether the food is palatable or not is debatable. When it comes to the most famous Tommy’s and Lefty O’Doul’s are the crown regents of course. However they can be insanely crowded and a little

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03 Sep 2009

Get a Job – 2009 Empowerment Job Coaching Tour

One thing that is nice about our current economic slump is that, whereas during the Great Depression if you were out of work you pretty much had the option of riding the rails and getting shot for stealing apples, nowadays you can cash in your workforce chips and go back

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18 Feb 2020

The Delicious Card: Rad Deals at 30+ SF Restaurants

I am extremely excited to announce the release of The Delicious Card! Delicious cardholders get awesome deals at over 30 of your favorite SF eateries! Membership is a great way to explore new places, support local businesses, and support local journalism.

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31 Aug 2009

Fill It Up – $1 Tacos and $2 Chelas at Taqueria Pancho Villa and El Toro

Generally speaking, this small family of taquerias isn’t the cheapest in the city, but the quality is better than most (super-bland Can-Cun anyone?) Despite their central locations, they aren’t resting on their cash cow’s security, and if you’ve caught their charmingly goofy commercials you’ll know that they have recently added

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28 Aug 2009

Flying Through the Air With the Greatest of Ease — Circus Bella Free Show at Fort Mason

One of the cool parts about growing up in Northern California in the seventies and eighties was a visit from the Pickle Family Circus.  Pale did the plastic theme park or weird pizza parlour with a smelly ball pit, when the alternative could be a day in the sun watching

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20 Aug 2009

Go Bang!: Cheap Swill and Moist Music!

Who doesn’t love a crossover?  Remember when you were a kid and Maude would show up on All in the Family or the Addams Family helped the kids solve a mystery on Scooby Doo? Cameos and collaborations breathe life into timeworn tales as the fires of inspiration are sparked when

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18 Aug 2009

Blurry Sexual Fantasy: 2-For-1 Drinks at Dbl Vision on Tuesdays

Porn stars and bars seem to be a common pairing in the gay hoods across this great nation.  Whenever, the gay porn awards are in town, pretty much every bar in the Castro/ SOMA is full up with these sexual athletes, but one bar felt that just wasn’t enough. Every

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17 Aug 2009

Dolores Park Etiquette – Part 3 – Gay Beach

Welcome to the third and final installment of our series on Dolores Park Etiquette.  The first one was General Guidelines, while the second was on Hipster Hill.  This time we’re focusing on Gay Beach. Prairie P’s and Q’s Ah, the verdant, pastoral southern slopes of Dolores, crested by sweet magnolias!

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14 Aug 2009

Indian Summer Rainbow Tour – $599 Unlimited Flights with Jet Blue

Recent word on the wires tells us that, in an effort to boost the late summer sales slump, streamlined air carrier, Jet Blue is offering a $599 fly-wherever-you-AND-all-you-want pass for a month.  Bargain? Kinda? If you are unemployed/on holiday, have some money saved and fly more than five times during

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