If you’re a professional baseball player, you can say you are a Freak or a Spaceman or a Big Papi, but you can’t say, openly, you’re a Fag — not yet.Read More
Apr 12, 2010 | Today's Mission
Good Morning Mission!
On April 12, 1961, “the first earthling escaped the gravity well of planet earth.” Yuri Gagarin, remains a presence in cyberspace, as well as an excuse for a blow out every year down in Mountain View.
Meanwhile, back on Earth, it is 6 a.m.., 51 sopping degrees and not raining; a lull, they say, in what promises to be a dank reprise of yesterday.
Kafka to Draft Immigration Law?
“Comprehensive immigration reform now”, cry Democratic leaders. But who believes them? Not many.
Even though immigration courts have become hopelessly backlogged, could the law get any more bizarre?
Mission Playground Transformation
Apr 9, 2010 | Today's Mission
Happy Birthday Charles Baudelaire!
“Stupidity, delusion, selfishness and lust
torment our bodies and possess our minds,”
April 9, 2010 6 A.M. 48° and clear, positively clear, sunny and in the high 60’s — a perfect Mission day for loafing.
Behind the Bamboo Touchscreen
Four suicide attempts in the past month at a plant of the Chinese iPad producer may provide a glimpse into the work embodied in the machine. Here’s how the plant was said to look in 2006.
Gracias Que No Hay Gratitud
Apr 1, 2010 | Today's Mission
From the Snitch at SF Weekly.Read More
Mar 28, 2010 | Today's Mission
6 A.M. With no wind and overcast skies, it’s 50° and feels like it. But once the fog burns off, another beautiful day in the neighborhood.
What better place to celebrate National Weed Appreciation Day! Have you hugged your weed today?
For those not quite ready for Sunday gardening, try The Lab for Godwaffle Noise Pancakes.
Or you might prefer the somewhat annual music marathon, Switchboard Music Festival, at Dance Mission from 2 to 10. There’s more.
Terrorists in Our Midst
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The Mission Today
6 A.M. A cold 51° right now before the fog blows back to the sea; then high 60’s, a good day for the first day of spring.
What to do?– The Makeout Room and More.
Now Serving At a Restaurant Near You Lunch at a Medjool.
The Campaign Mailer that Devoured San Francisco or Sunset district swallowed up.
Viva Pacific Heights – House Speaker Pelosi knows how to twist arms.
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