Tag Archives: San Francisco

P.S. The Castro District is Flooding. [Along The M]

A broken water pipe in front of The Castro Theatre. Gallons of water rushing down Castro to 18th Street. Two lanes of traffic blocked off. The water in the hole is a little higher than waist-deep. SFPUC is on the … Continue reading

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Double rainbow above The Castro Theatre. [Along The M]

Tonight, there was a rainbow above The Castro. That was great. Then, it became a double rainbow. Amazing. Yep.

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Sunday City Center. [Along The M]

Along The M: Market & Van Ness. Passing along two of San Francisco's main beams.

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It's Sluttering Day. (May 4th.) [Bay Area Wanderer]

It's May 4th. Today is Sluttering Day. Why? The song, "Sluttering (May 4th)" by Jawbreaker. That'swhy. (As we keep saying,) Jawbreaker is the sound of The Mission District; bleary, heart-on-sleeve, over-smart, and broke. Here is what 16th and Mission looks … Continue reading

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Free Love on BART for New Year's Eve

Seen on BART today between the central Oakland stations and Embarcadero Station. Two slim and styled girls got on, waited for their opportunity while taping the back of their flier, posted and stepped off the train at Embarcadero in one … Continue reading

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Brickday 2011

Today is October 15. And that means today is Brickday. We explored this Bay Area tradition's origins in 2010. Today all around the world, this special day is being observed. For example, this pic comes to us from New Zealand … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Steve Jobs. [Along The M]

* Along The M: Stockton and Ellis. I'd heard from Scott Armstrong that Steve Jobs had passed away. I went to the Apple Store downtown simply to see. Despite the KRON-4 news van outside, the bustle of commerce inside the … Continue reading

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Protests, occupation, and the end of the Giants' 2011 season. [Along The M]

* Along The M: Market and Drumm. About ten people aligned with occupySF.com protested near Embarcadero Station's entrance on this sweltering Indian Summer evening. The bullhorn's tinny caterwaul rebounded off of the concrete and stone. There were rumors of public … Continue reading

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No place to find. [Bay Area Wanderer]

* Bay Area Wanderer: O'Farrell and Powell, San Francisco. Q: "Can I help you find some place, sir?" A: "No. I live here."

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Take me to the pier. [Bay Area Wanderer]

* Bay Area Wanderer: Front and Vallejo, San Francisco. Bricks, trees, and blue sky.

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