Monthly Archives: October 2010

Your 2010 Giants In The World Series Preview Podcast

I still can't believe that the Giants made it to the World Series this season. It's dreamlike. It's as though my video game's Franchise Mode file sprang to life and suddenly this unlikely squad has gleefully outperformed their way to … Continue reading

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Bay Area Wanderer: Cable car corridor

* Bay Area Wanderer: Drumm and California Street, San Francisco. The view down the cable car line's gunsight at Drumm on this clear post-rain afternoon.

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Along The M: Nap, little trains.

* Along The M: Balboa Park Station. Shh, they need their rest for The World Series.

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Bay Area Wanderer: Game five at The Hub.

* Bay Area Wanderer: The Hub, San Anselmo. Gray day here in Marin. Clouds touching the top of Mt. Tam. Close out the NLCS, Giants.

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Don't panic: Earthquake drill today at 10:21 AM.

You'll hear the sirens this morning. You may see emergency crews rushing. Don't panic. It's just a drill. Today is The Great California Shakeout drill. Learn more at shakeout.org. And be prepared.

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Bay Area Wanderer: Game three.

* Bay Area Wanderer: Divisadero and California, San Francisco. Heard inside The Fishbowl this afternoon during the game: "When I say 'Cody,' you say 'Ross!' Cody!" "ROSS!" "Cody!" "ROSS!"

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It's Brickday. [podcast]

It's October 15. Here in The Bay Area - and everywhere - that means it's Brickday. Brickday? Yes. Or Brick Day if you like. Here is how to celebrate this glorious local holiday: 1.) On October 15, call in sick … Continue reading

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