New Girls video is firmly San Franciscan: includes ironic trip to Disneyland, toplessness, nature

by Andrew Dalton on October 23, 2009

If you’re at all interested in the local music scene (which you should be, because of how you live here) you’ve probably caught wind of our local Pitchfork-heroes Girls. And I hope you managed to catch them before they blew the fuck up and started touring the world. They’re probably off somewhere right now playing [...]


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Scenes from the Next: Trauma in Alamo Square

by Andrew Dalton on October 22, 2009

We alluded to this yesterday, but in case you missed it the crew of the so-bad-it’s-good new medical drama Trauma did some filming on Scott St. across from the dog poop side of Alamo Square (and of course where some of the most famous TV lessons from our collective childhood took place, just across the [...]


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The Toronado-Economy Metric

by Andrew Dalton on October 21, 2009

Toronado doesn’t have a whole lot on the board right now. Is this a rare drought or sign of the times?


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On the set: Trauma in Alamo Square

by Andrew Dalton on October 21, 2009

That show set in San Francisco that everyone tells me is terrible is filming in Alamo Square right now. More to follow, but I should point out their craft services doesn’t even include a Taco Truck or a Curry Cart. What do these Hollywood types know about San Francisco?


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Dodgers Fans Call it NOPA

by Andrew Dalton on October 20, 2009

Well, that happened. I don’t think we really have that many Dodger fans in the neighborhood, but I could see those cheeky LA folks calling it that because god knows they love food. Oh and now there’s a comment war raging on SFist about which neighborhoods are called what and which names are just Real [...]


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MUNI Chaos Continues, probably not indicative of impending end of days.

by Andrew Dalton on October 20, 2009

OK, I know we’ve been posting a lot of “MUNI is blowing it” stuff lately, but I can’t help it if every day I wake up to some news about our favorite neighborhood lines being involved in some scandalous affairs. Today’s video comes again from the SFAppeal and their intrepid tipster who caught this 21 [...]


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Free Stuff! Probably Wet!

by Andrew Dalton on October 19, 2009

We missed out on the Sunday Craigslist Roundup this week because I was busy living it up and freezing my butt off listening to Beirut on Treasure Island this weekend, so here’s your consolation prize:
“Lots of stuff and important thingies on the corner of Broderick and Eddy.” (Craigslist post)
I don’t know what’s so important about [...]


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Monday WTF: Body found on 5-Fulton

by Andrew Dalton on October 19, 2009

This morning I woke up to a report from SFist that MUNI workers had found a dead body at the bus yard at Presidio and Bush (you know, the one up there by Trader Joe’s). The body was found around midnight on Friday night even though that particular bus was out of comission at 6:30pM. [...]


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Ladies Beware!

by Andrew Dalton on October 18, 2009

1981 McAllister Street is a “small dick house.”
“lil peepee” though? Honestly?


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Aggressive Photo of the Day: Obama: Missing in NOPA

by Derek Bradley on October 15, 2009

Remember those wheatpasted signs of Osama Bin Laden on the side of a milk carton? You know the ones. Here’s a new take on that design that someone has posted up on the corner of Divis and McAllister recently. It definitely caught our attention and couldn’t be more on time for President Obama’s arrival in [...]


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