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Entries by San Francisco magazine from 05/2013

The Revolution Will Be Rideshared

| Posted 05.02.2013 | San Francisco

Having weathered a major regulatory attack, Lyft, SideCar, and Uber are on the verge of becoming the default mode of urban transport.

'Why the Hell Did We Do That to Ourselves?' Jaron Lanier on the Digital Economy

| Posted 05.07.2013 | San Francisco

Computer scientist and writer Jaron Lanier on why he thinks our digital economy is screwed -- and how he proposes to fix it.

Top-Secret Memo Shows Why the 49ers Chose Levi's for Their New Stadium Name

| Posted 05.13.2013 | San Francisco

It has come to my attention that six companies have submitted serious bids for the naming rights to our new Santa Clara stadium. I've posted the shortlist below, complete with my argument "for" or "against" each contender.

We're Here, We're Queer, We're All Tied Up in Knots

| Posted 05.14.2013 | San Francisco

This was supposed to be the summer that the San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration Committee emerged from its prolonged funk. Then Bradley Manning happened.

Writers on Writers: Scott Hutchins Meets Michael Chabon on His Home Turf

| Posted 05.28.2013 | San Francisco

I'm at Pizzaiolo on Telegraph Avenue, in the Temescal district of Oakland. It's 8 a.m. -- the exact minute the restaurant opens -- and Michael Chabon apologizes profusely for the early hour.

Writers on Writers: Ali Liebegott and Daniel Handler Hit the IHOP

| Posted 05.31.2013 | San Francisco

There is, indeed, an International House of Pancakes in food-fetishizing, chain restaurant-resistant San Francisco, right on Lombard and Pierce streets. In many ways, Ali Liebegott is equally improbable.