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24 May 2011

How to Be an Interesting Person

Guess what, boring lady? I don’t give a fuck. After meeting up with a friend tonight, I realized that I’ve become completely boring. Not only because she had traveled to places that are far enough that they show you two movies on the plane, hung out with friends in a

Jessica Longo - Two-Bit Reporter 0
23 May 2011

Don’t Worry, I Won’t Judge You…

Y’all ready for this? So, I guess if you are reading this right now, you aren’t one of the lucky 300,000,000 people Jesus decided to make a fucking comeback to “save” today… According to Harold Camping, May 21, 2011 marks the second coming of Jesus. Well, this is Camping’s second

Heidi Smith - The Ultimate Scavenger 0
07 Oct 2021

BAS is Looking for a Couple New Writer/Editors

Since 2007 BrokeAssStuart.com has been dedicated to bringing you the most important news, arts, culture, nightlife, and progressive activism in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. Our goal is to amplify voices that may not always get heard and stick up for working people when no one else will…and

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
23 May 2011

How To Be a Wedding Guest

Spoiler: Don’t wear crazy upstaging hats. I’ve already covered the more questionable wardrobe decisions of certain coast areas, but what about the rest of the wedding? I’m sure you’ve all been holding your breath since you asked yourself that question. Well, consider this permission to finally breathe again, like Toni

Anna G - Caliburg Contributor 2
22 May 2011

Hangover Cures You Might Not Have Tried Yet

So after reading my five-part series in which you set up and became master of your home bar, you probably woke up feeling shaky and vomitose with a splitting headache. That’s called a hangover, n00b; welcome to life. Or perhaps you’ve felt this way before, but you spend all day

Sarah M. Smart - Red-Light Special 0
20 May 2011

14 Great Ideas for Cheap Dates

This originally appeared in my book Young, Broke and Beautiful: Broke-Ass Stuart’s Guide to Living Cheaply. We all pay for sex somehow.  Some of us with our time, some of us with our money, and most of us with our dignity.  Since I know you’re severely lacking money and dignity,

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 7
19 May 2011

Broke-Ass of the Week – Photographer Carmel Hall

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude.  Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit — probably not. Wanna be a Broke-Ass of the Week?  Holler at us here and we’ll send you the questionnaire. Our Broke-Ass of the

Christy Jovanelly - Cheapskate Commentator 0
19 May 2011

Design A Broke-Ass Stuart Shirt and Win $200!!!

Look at those shirts.  Badass right?  Yeah, I love them too.  The thing is I’ve had that design for a number of years now and with all the good things coming up (my new book, my new TV show) I figured it was time to get a little bit more

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 2
18 May 2011

DIY Hair Sticks

There are a lot of things I refuse to spend money on (envelopes, stamps, stencils) and one more to add to that running list is hair sticks. Not because I don’t dig the look – it’s classy and I’m a fan – but they’re sorta pricey, especially considering I’m overwhelmingly

Amber Bouman - Crafty & Cashless 0