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Buzz Andersen
there is also dark side to this admirably gentle, indulgent, enthusiastic culture: if you are a person who harbors any tendencies toward ridiculousness and narcissism, San Francisco has a way of bringing those traits to the fore in a major way.
sanfrancisco  nyc  culture 
february 2012 by tysone
SFO crunch on Flickr - Photo Sharing!
The 10pm to 11pm outbound crunch at San Francisco International Airport on Friday, July 17th, 2009. Departures on Runways 1L/1R as seen from Millbrae.
sanfrancisco  airport 
may 2010 by tysone
Final edition: Twilight of the American newspaper—By Richard Rodriguez
"When a newspaper dies in America, it is not simply that a commercial enterprise has failed; a sense of place has failed. ... We will end up with one and a half cities in America -- Washington, D.C., and American Idol. We will all live in Washington, D.C., where the conversation is a droning, never advancing, debate between "conservatives" and "liberals." We will not read about newlyweds. We will not read about the death of salesmen."
newspapers  history  journalism  sanfrancisco  prediction  forsnd 
january 2010 by tysone
San Francisco Likely Leading Creative Newspaper Destruction -- Seeking Alpha
The problem is the numbers for converting a newspaper from print to Internet-only work about as well as converting from a computer systems company to an OS company (ask NeXT how well that worked out).
newspapers  prediction  economy  sanfrancisco  sfchron 
february 2009 by tysone
M&R: Bay to Breakers porta-party very, very wet
Quote of the day: "The media covers this as some kind of wonderful party, but at the end, there is a lot of crap and people urinating," Dennis said.
may 2008 by tysone
Civic Center San Francisco Hotel: The Phoenix Hotel San Francisco
The Phoenix Hotel is a landmark, celebrating its 20th year of being San Francisco's world-renowned "rock 'n roll hotel."
hotel  sanfrancisco 
march 2008 by tysone

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