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13 Aug 2011

Best Taxi Driver Ever?

Can I get in your cab? Ever wondered why that one cab driver pulled over to pick you up? Why did he choose you? Or why were you available at that very moment? Anyways, tonight I seemed to meet the craziest cab driver ever. Maybe that is an over statement

Heidi Smith - The Ultimate Scavenger 0
29 Mar 2010

A Bit of Blood and Bargains at New May Wah

Trader Joe’s bags you at the snacks.  Safeway is but a necessary evil – gouging you at every turn. The store on the corner’s often a misguided venture, usually heavily influenced by extreme hunger or heavy influence.  Where does one turn?  Well if one lives in the nosebleeds of the

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 0
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

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
12 Oct 2009

Not the Tired Chinese Lunch Plate and Cheapie Dim Sum in Bernal- The Jasmine Tea House

In San Francisco, one takes it for granted that good and genuine Chinese food is to be found if one so desires.  However, you have to be invested and either traipse over to Chinatown or Clement Street if you want the really good stuff. That said, sometimes you just want

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