Friday, September 18, 2020

Tag: Shopping

All Ears: 25 new albums for fall survival

From Sade and Róisín Murphy to Hot Chip and the Flaming Lips, here are the sounds you'll need to keep your own world spinning.

Get the look: 13 Bay Area clothing brands to feed your flow

It may sound strange, but you want to look good for the apocalypse. Waist-up Zoom 'fits are one thing, but somewhere in the mush, muck, and ash-filled breezes of...

OPINION: Defunding the police is just one step

Black Lives Matter and other abolitionist groups are leading communities across the country to recognize that the criminal justice system is a powerhouse of violence and white supremacy. Policing was...

A renowned shop says ‘no’ to reopening just yet

Despite a surge of cases in the Bay Area, San Francisco seems full steam ahead on reopening its businesses and services. This weekend bars and restaurants opened for outdoor...

Screen Grabs: Revisit the glitzy disaster of ‘Showgirls’

During a week in which a nation-shaking epidemic shutdown has managed to become a concern secondary to curfews, social chaos, and military-dictatorship-type responses to protests against police violence…which public...

Breed orders repeated homeless sweeps, text messages show

Mayor London Breed routinely texts Police Chief Bill Scott and orders him to clear out homeless encampments, particularly in areas she frequents, public records recently released show. I have no...

Letter to the Editor: ‘Ceci n’est pas une guillotine’

I guess I’ll have to sell something in order to pay rent to our corporate landlords this month. I’ve been holding out, trying bide time while my husband applies...

Examined Life: Replace existing normal

So, here we are. I finally did my laundry. It had piled up from a week of vacation, followed by a week of social distancing, followed by two weeks of...

Mayor’s order leads to panic shopping

About an hour before the mayor’s announcement that six Bay Area counties are under a shelter-at-home order, word leaked out – and people started to jam the stores. Long lines...

Arts Forecast: Feeling international, at home

Alas, I've been ill so I've missed a few installments of the Arts Forecast column—but we're back, baby! Let's kick things off with the announcement of San Francisco International Arts...