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  1. Of Beauty and Utility: Supervisor Wiener Legislates Against Functional UglinessRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Like many of his constituents in the Castro District, Supervisor Scott Wiener has an idyllic - even fastidious - vision for San Francisco.

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  2. Shed the Wealth: Philanthropy Meets Game Show Meets Twitter in S.F.Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | SF Weekly

    In Roald Dahl's The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar , the eponymous Sugar found himself with more money than he knew what to do with.

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  3. OutKast Rules at BottleRock Napa Valley, But Long Lines Kill the Vibe, 5/31/14Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Worse than: Any other experience I've had exiting a large concert or a festival, including those where you board buses to leave.

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  4. The Top Five Parties in San Francisco This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Look out! Here comes another promising weekend of partying in San Francisco. As usual, we've got you covered with a full rundown of all the fun.

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  5. Letters May 28-June 3, 2014Read the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Enjoying the view the public will never see: The SFCTA is hypocritical ["Vapid Transit," Joe Eskenazi, Sucka Free City, 5/21]; it micromanages other agencies' projects funded by the sales tax, yet has always paid for a top-floor office and top-notch equipment with minimal scrutiny.

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  6. The Snatch: Money for Pride, Cash for FreeRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Before you call mom and dad for help with next month's rent, read this: There's a new social experiment happening on Twitter in which an anonymous person hides $100 bills around San Francisco and tweets photos with some hints about where they are.

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  7. This Land Is Your Land and Your Land and Your Land: The Problem with...Read the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Following the credits, the movie abruptly cuts to the hapless taxi passenger marooned by a runaway driver in the film's opening moments.

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  8. Crimes with Benefits: San Francisco Pays Wrongdoers Long Into RetirementRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    As of his last court appearance on Friday, disgraced former San Francisco police officer Paul Makaveckas was still collecting an annual pension of at least $101,650 - enough, presumably, to fund his mounting legal bills.

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  9. The Complex: The City Falls Into a Housing ParadoxRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Marchell Johnson smiles at the memory. But it's not a pleasant smile. And it's not a pleasant memory.

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  10. The Rubber State: Porn Finds the Condom Bill Ill-FittingRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    California has the fourth-highest unemployment rate in the country; as of 2013, 8 percent of our state was out of work.

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  11. Hidden Agenda: Landfill ExperimentalistsRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Concertgoers already know Mark Treise as the bassist of CCR Headcleaner. Live, he's bedazzled, bedecked with charms, and somewhat bedraggled, churning out the thick low-end beneath CCR Headcleaner's woozy riffs.

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  12. "Cold in July": Western Noir Means Angry DadsRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Not a light comedy at the expense of San Francisco after all, Cold in July transpires as a ripping good if increasingly risible Texas-set indie thriller, with Michael C. Hall doing a Dexter flip side as the nervous killer of a home invader whom scary looming patriarch Sam Shepard intends to avenge.

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  13. Bacon Bacon: Pork-Centric Haight Cafe Is More Than a NoveltyRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Ah, bacon, that undying American obsession. Salty, cured pork belly has been part of the country's diet since the beginning, but the bacon mania that we have indulged over the past few years has more to do with our times than any sense of heritage.

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  14. The Top Five Parties in San Francisco This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | SF Weekly

    These days, San Francisco is just one long party. Sometimes it can be difficult to wrap your head around all the fun, which is where we step in.

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  15. Promartyr on Making Budget Music and Why Detroit Might Be the Next Mecca for ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Joe Casey talks like the smartest guy at happy hour. He watches the news playing above the bar, breaking down the bullshit story by story for other patrons.

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  16. Dejected Pop and Sopping Shoegaze: Or why you might try to hit 10 shows this weekRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Compiling this show-going advice column requires lots of difficult decisions, like whether to feature the crucial power-violence act's dive bar gig or a free jazz titan at the community center.

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  17. The Soundman Is Alright: El Rio Vet Frank Gallagher Lives for the MusicRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | SF Weekly

    "President, Sound Engineer, and Bad Tempered Old Bastard," is the title on Frank Gallagher's business card.

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  18. Arthouse Movie Listings May 21-27, 2014Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Berkeley Community Media. HeroFest 2014: Put away those reading glasses, Professor! You won't need 'em at this eighth annual festival of short action, sci-fi, superhero, and kung fu mini-movies by regional filmmakers.

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  19. Vapid Transit: City Transit Agencies' Office Digs Don't Come CheapRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Last week, the Board of Supervisors took the initial steps to place a $500 million bond on the ballot in hopes city voters will generously tap themselves to rehabilitate our shambolic transit system.

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  20. The End of Uncanny Valley: Bronze Statues That Were a Bit Too Lifelike Disappear from the FillmoreRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | SF Weekly

    Spring brought death to the Fillmore, with the shuttering of San Francisco's historic black-owned bookstore, Marcus Books, whose owners decamped from their lavender-trimmed Victorian in May. That end coincided with the quiet disappearance of a less venerable, but equally visible neighborhood staple.

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