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Thursday, May 28th, 2009

Green Wash

Apparently someone’s marketing manager doesn’t know what “Green Wash” means.

Because not everyone can be on welfare

Sunday, May 10th, 2009


Uh huh.  Nice duct tape holding your Mazda together.  This one actually taken in Seattle.

Am I a perv…

Thursday, April 16th, 2009


…or is the Barbie logo on the backpack a little pastyliciously suggestive?  From a shop on Mission.

Eats, shoots, and leaves

Sunday, March 29th, 2009


Seen in Bernal/Noe.


Sunday, March 1st, 2009


You know…if you can control yourself.  More fun here.

Too soon…

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009



From the Steelhead Brewery in Burlingame.  Just 3 months after the attacks in Mumbai, the beer name “Bombay Bomber” is a bit wrong.  Like if my brewery served “Bin Lager” or “Ale Quada” right after 9/11.  OK, wait, my beers would be funny.

Extra Action

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009


The Extra Action Marching Band celebrating Obama’s inauguration at Doc’s Clock.  Ears are still ringing.

Got the Cleveland variety?

Sunday, January 18th, 2009


Hydro at Costco

Monday, December 29th, 2008


Costco is now selling a home hydroponics kit.  Not that you’ll need it if Ammiano gets his way.  Soweet!

The best bathroom in San Francisco

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008


Checkit.  You’re planning a date.  You are craving Chinese, but don’t want Chinese food smell on your date’s neck after what you hope to be post-dinner making out.  What’s one to do?  Go to Eliza in Potrero, where they’ve got a disposable toothbrush dispenser in the bathroom.  Tizzite!