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Monday, July 30th, 2012

MANGA: Comic Book University

Don’t let the giant eyes, tiny noses, and knee-socks fool you. This is real science. The Manga Guides from No Starch Press, use the conventions of Japanese comic books to explain challenging scientific topics clearly and cleverly. They proudly proclaim themselves “the finest in geek entertainment”. (That’s fun learning for the rest of us). What

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

REBELS, RABBIS, REUBENS and FILM: Catch the alliteration there? It’s this years SFJFF theme. Word trios toying with inclusiveness, diversity, stereotypes. Welcome to year 32 of the largest and longest running Jewish Film Festival in the country....

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

San Francisco Silent Film Festival 2012

TRUE ART TRANSCENDS TIME: Celebrating it’s 17th year, the San Francisco Silent Film Festival returns to the Castro Theatre July 12-15. I’m guessing this is the only Film Festival to have it’s opening reception in a mattress...

Sunday, June 24th, 2012

San Francisco Int’l. LGBT Film Festival

FIND YOUR STORY: For the 36th year, Frameline brings us the longest running film festival dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender programming. This year’s theme is “Find your story.” That story is somewhere in the more...

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Betabrand Sock Insurance

ALIENS MADE OFF WITH YOUR ONE SOCK AGAIN? Does your drier refuse to reveal the location of all abducted foot cozies? San Francisco company Betabrand has your feet covered. Inventors of the horizontal striped Cordaround corduroy pant,...

Saturday, May 26th, 2012


COMPETITIVE GROCERY BAGGING: I thought I was master of my recycled shopping tote. Darn that BAG IT! game app. Hidden Variable Studios has created the ultimate brain tease for iOS and android devices. MOVE OVER BUBBLE WRAP:...

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

What To Expect When You’re Expecting: Film Review

Critics will trash this film, audiences will make it a summer hit. What to Expect When You’re Expecting delivers exactly what you expect. Heidi Murkoff wrote the same-titled pregnancy manual 28 years ago. Hollywood has apparently decided...

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