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Jeff Ross on Roasting, Comedy and His Brand-new Material

Greg Archer | Posted 07.30.2014 | San Francisco
Greg Archer

Let's face it, if Don Rickles, Joan Rivers and Buddy Hackett had all crawled under the bed covers, Ross could have been their outspoken love child searching for his baby daddy.

PODCAST: All of the San Francisco Startups

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.30.2014 | Huffpost Code

Each week, the HuffPost Code team meets to discuss the latest tech news and interview special guests for the Floating Points Podcast. Season 2...

Emotional 'Batkid Begins' Trailer Shows How A 5-Year-Old Really 'Saved' An Entire City

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.30.2014 | Good News

Our favorite superhero, "Batkid," is back, this time in a moving new trailer. Miles Scott, 5, who battled leukemia, captured hearts across San Fra...

10 Cities Worldwide That Are Working To Win Their Wars Against Homelessness

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 07.30.2014 | Impact

Homelessness has no quick fix. The uphill battle of finding homes for marginalized people (especially during a time of slow economic recovery and ...

Prove Your Love at City Hall

Mark Morford | Posted 07.29.2014 | San Francisco
Mark Morford

Don't cringe like that. I hereby defy anyone, no matter your opinion on matrimony or public institutions, to hang out at SF's most iconic civic landmark for a single afternoon and not feel at least moderately blasted anew in the heart, in the blood, down to your skeptical and wary soul.

ManServants For Hire Are Like Strippers, But So Much Better

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.29.2014 | Weddings

Let's be real ladies: a greased up man shoving his banana-hammock-clad junk in your face is not the definition of a good time. Knowing that most w...

California Death Penalty Ruling Is a Bellwether for the Nation

David A. Love | Posted 07.30.2014 | Crime
David A. Love

Last year, executions in the U.S. dipped to a 20-year low. Jones v Chappell only further erodes confidence in the criminal justice system, as America travels down the path to death penalty abolition.

You Pay More for a Crappy 1-BDRM Apartment in San Francisco Than the City Does for Hetch Hetchy Valley

Sierra | Posted 07.28.2014 | Green
Sierra

San Francisco is one of the most expensive places in the country to live. The median rent for a one-bedroom apartment is $3,285. But! If you want to rent this beautiful valley in Yosemite National Park and then drown it, it will only set you back $30,000 a year.

It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 07.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Sally Swanson

It's only been in recent years that I am at peace with food, and I am certain that this is much more than a temporary truce. Why did it take me such a long time to appreciate the value in my acupuncturist's words? Look around, there's a standard in this country that is harmful to women. Life is lived in many shapes and sizes.

10 Things You Need to Know About the SF Bay Area Bike Share Program

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 07.24.2014 | San Francisco
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

After seeing the kiosks for the Bay Area Bike Share program, I was intrigued enough to get an annual membership without ever having used the service. Here are 10 things you need to know about it.

30 Signs Your Kid Is Turning Into A Hipster

Jennifer Latch | Posted 07.28.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Latch

20. Somehow they acquired their own sourdough starter and plan to open their own pop-up bread stand in their friend's garage.

House Hunting as a Person of Color With a Child on the Way

Brandon L. Greene | Posted 07.21.2014 | Black Voices
Brandon L. Greene

As my partner and I are both attorneys who work on and in support of public education, private school was not an option for us, so we decided to look for homes further out but with highly rated public schools. At the risk of sounding naïve, I was wholly unprepared for the reality that came with prioritizing high-quality public schools in my home search.

As Clean Energy Goes Mainstream, Leadership Is Squarely Focused On States and Cities

Clint Wilder | Posted 07.18.2014 | Green
Clint Wilder

The recently released 2014 U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index from Clean Edge, the research and advisory firm where I am senior editor, finds the U.S. clean-tech market making impressive strides in many areas, while still hampered by inaction and inertia in others.

9 Cones For National Ice Cream Day

Findery | Posted 07.18.2014 | Taste
Findery

Use this as your guide to find your match in ice cream heaven.

Billboard Warns Workers They'll Be Replaced By iPads If They Demand A Fair Wage

Pando | Posted 07.18.2014 | Technology

Walking home from Pando’s office a few nights ago, I noticed this giant new billboard…...

Six Californias: Conservative Plan, Techie Self-Indulgence or Both?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 07.17.2014 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Despite its not very well-veiled partisan goals, impracticality and illogic, there is something intriguing about the Six Californias proposal. More accurately, there is something intriguing about rethinking how the role states play in US politics, specifically in the Senate and the electoral college.

Scared Of Flying? Watch This Gorgeous Sunrise And Fear No More

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel

What a view! This time-lapse video lets you see the sights on a flight from Tokyo to San Francisco in less than 90 seconds. Posted July 10 by ...

A Music Festival That's So Much More Than The Music

Molly Fosco | Posted 07.10.2014 | San Francisco
Molly Fosco

There aren't many festivals quite as unique as the High Sierra Music Festival in Quincy, CA.

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'

Dwight Brown | Posted 07.09.2014 | Entertainment
Dwight Brown

The premise for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is that neither species is perfect but maybe, though not probably, there is common ground. Endowing apes with human qualities, frailties and emotions is still an amazing spectacle 46 years after the original film.

Gendering Improv

Lucas Waldron | Posted 07.08.2014 | Gay Voices
Lucas Waldron

Before transitioning, improv was comforting. As the world started to perceive me as male, doing improv provoked acute self-awareness.

Let Your Love For Bill Murray Runneth Over With This Murricane-Themed Art Show

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.07.2014 | Arts

We thought we'd hit pop culture heaven when we found the glorious artztravaganza that was the "Ghostbusters"-themed art show. But SF Public Works ...

Police Investigating Two Possible Hate Crimes From SF Pride Weekend

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2014 | Gay Voices

SAN FRANCISCO, July 3 (Reuters) - Police are investigating two physical attacks during San Francisco's gay pride celebration over the weekend as pos...

Your Perfect Cali Road Trip: San Francisco to Monterey

Fathom | Posted 07.02.2014 | Travel
Fathom

We did it all, and still had time for a few drunk nights catching up in our hotel room (completely necessary for long-distance BFFs). Excuse us while we pat ourselves on the back

Community Engagement and Higher Education

Joseph L. Subbiondo | Posted 07.02.2014 | College
Joseph L. Subbiondo

All of us in higher education are under considerable pressure to justify the relevance and reduce the costs of our colleges and universities.

Will Safety Nets Ease Golden Gate Bridge's Suicide Problem?

Ravishly | Posted 07.02.2014 | San Francisco
Ravishly

The bridge has hosted about 1,600 suicides in its history, and an apparent upward trend -- including a record 46 suicides last year -- was enough to convince the board of the protective measure, which is planned to be in place by 2018.