Press

25 Jun 2019

Crystal Vielula : Artist You Should Know

The “Artist You Should Know” series highlights Bay Area artists who are doing incredible work, it’s our way of supporting the creative community and helping to keep San Francisco a strange and wonderful place.  Meet Crystal Vielula, a dynamic and multi-faceted artist whose art often makes you stop and smile.  If

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11 Jun 2019

Taking a Page from Big Tobacco’s Book: States Are Challenging Opioid Manufacturers

By Kate Harveston What do big tobacco, big oil and big pharma all have in common? Four things: They all lied about the harm caused by their products, they chose to sell those products even though they fully understood why doing so was dangerous, they all amassed gigantic fortunes because

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06 Jun 2019

SF’s Newest Park Next to an Old Navy Shipyard, What Could go Wrong?

India Basin, San Francisco, CA.  Chances are you’ve never heard of it.  I’m 90% sure I went to a rave there in 2008, but apparently lot a has changed in India since then.  Most recently, there’s a 9+ acre park renovation that the city & many private donors have in

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23 May 2019

Babyface Avengers Clear Sign that the World is Actually Ending

The new ‘baby’ filter on Snapchat may seem like a quick passing social media trend, but it’s actually a clear sign of the apocalypse.   You may think it’s all just a silly joke.  Until you see what they did to your beloved cast of The Office… But they didn’t stop

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09 May 2019

How Public Universities Prioritize Wealthy White Students

By Kate Haverston A lot of folks in America and beyond still refuse to believe in the concept of white privilege. Some of them even believe the ‘white man’s’ way of life is under threat, or that he’s somehow become an endangered species in the age of globalization and inclusion.

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07 May 2019

Country Bar with Mechanical Bull Opening in San Francisco

OFF MENU IS SPONSORED BY BENDER’S BECAUSE THEY ARE BADASS. DROP BY AND MAKE SOME BAD DECISIONS WITH SOME GOOD PEOPLE! Howdy y’all!  Welcome to Westwood!  An authentic, country music bar opening in the Marina District of San Francisco.  And we’re not joking!   This new bar will feature a mechanical bull in a

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26 Apr 2019

What happens when the Dominatrix isn’t in the dungeon?

Welcome to Brain-Throbs & Blow Jobs, a column that will be highlighting the great minds and perspectives of Bay Area sex workers through interviews and photo portraits. I met Oakland based Pro Domme, Avalon Black, for a drink at a local coffee shop, and was reminded that being Dominant is not

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