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Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Visit Portland Oregon: Portlandia Style

Had enough of “staycations”? Want a travel destination that won’t break the piggy bank? Portland, Oregon is more than recycling, kale chips and polar fleece. This pacific northwest city is alive with quirky culture. There’s a couple of mandatory details to discuss first. One: Watch at least one episode of “Portlandia” to understand this Berkeley-er-than-thou

Friday, June 24th, 2011

Gertrude Stein at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco

When someone commented that Gertrude Stein did not look like her portrait, Picasso replied, “She will.” Thanks to the CJM, I am able to guarantee you will receive buckets of admiration for Stein and her contemporaries. In...

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

San Francisco: Impressionism at Twilight

Visit the San Francisco de Young Museum after hours. Every Thursday night through September 2, 2010, from 5:00-8:45 p.m., the museum is hosting Impressionism at Twilight. The exhibit boasts 100 impressionist paintings drawn from the Musee d’Orsay...