Saturday, September 19, 2020

Tag: Internet

Pussy Riot, unmasked

A couple of weeks back I found myself scrambling around the internet trying to glean the password for the Citibank Visa Card ticket presale to… an Iggy Pop concert. Kind...

Pornucopia! Dan Savage’s skin-flick fest returns

SCREEN GRABS Last year I was drenched -- figuratively, of course -- in porn. I spent several months writing a comprehensive history of porn music, I profiled gay porn stars...

Tom’s Town: Reflections on City College …

.... and the city after a campaign for office By Tom Temprano DECEMBER 6, 2015 -- Helllllllllo 48 Hills! Did you miss me? I missed you! It seems like forever ago...

Open source tech meets indigenous Oaxaqueños

How vital cell phone networks are reaching rural areas that corporate telecommunications have written off By Caitlin Donohue MEXICO CITY, MEXICO -- A few years ago, the Oaxacan mountain town of...
48 Hills: party Radar

PARTY RADAR: Bondax, Finnebassen, SomaFM, Carl Craig, Nightmares on Wax, Red Hots, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Nov. 5-7, 2015 By Marke B. PARTY RADAR Halloween may have passed in a puff of orange smoke and mushroom truffles, but there's plenty of excuses...
48 Hills:Big Week Halloween

BIG WEEK: 22 terror-ific Halloween events

From Motown maniacs and "boograss hillbillies" to glam rock ghouls and the Phantom of Grace Cathedral, SF's undead are dancing to a Beetlejuice beat. By Marke B.   DEAD MAN'S PARTY...

Why the Chron is SO wrong about an eviction

Duboce Triangle artist isn't at fault here, no matter what C.W. Nevus says -- and tenants actually have a right to stay in their homes By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 26, 2015...

The Agenda, Oct. 19-25: The city’s housing balance, an Uber crime report …

... a School Board member's role in a sleazy Ed Lee/Julie Christensen event, and why is SF still stuck with Comcast?  By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 19, 2015 -- On KQED’s Forum...
48 Hills Party Radar

PARTY RADAR: DJ Harvey, Kim Ann Foxman, BBYMUTHA, DJ Dan, Edu Imbernon, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs -- plus Marke B. in drag, eek -- Fri/16-Sun/18. By Marke B. PARTY RADAR Hi, my name is Kika Yoass, and I'm a drag queen. At...

Censored: Ten big stories the news media ignored

Even in the social-media era, when a small news outlet can create a viral story, some of the biggest news of the past year never got to most of...