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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:21:34 +0000The community-led resolution will be considered by the city's Life Enrichment Committee on Oct. 25
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In this hour, Forum's longtime host Michael Krasny finds himself on the other side of the microphone. His new book, “Let There Be Laughter,” celebrates and analyzes Jewish humor — its history, its cultural revelations, and of course, its jokes. Krasny, a collector of Jewish jokes, explores what makes Jewish ...read more
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:50 +0000KQED's Cy Musiker and David Wiegand share their picks for great events around the Bay Area this week.Tony Award winning musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch comes to San Francisco with the city's own Darren Criss as Hedwig
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:00:51 +0000A fast-rising mezzo-soprano makes her debut at San Francisco Opera
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:16:23 +0000At Skyline College, Janice Sapigao teaches students to find their own voice through the study of hip-hop.Janice Sapigao and student at Skyline College.Janice Sapigao and student at Skyline College.Janice Sapigao at Skyline College.Janice Sapigao at Skyline College.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:00:14 +0000There's hardly any bluegrass on the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass lineup this year, but the Bay Area’s roots music scene is nonetheless thriving.A sign honoring Hardly Strictly Bluegrass founder Warren Hellman at Outside Lands, Aug. 9, 2015.Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands rehearsing for the Bill Monroe Tribute.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:04:16 +0000
In Mountain View, Calif., a couple of miles down the road from Google, there's a new pizza shop. Only instead of a dozen blue-collar workers pouring marinara sauce, Zume Pizza has – you guessed it! – robots and algorithms running the show.
Their job is to solve a familiar ...read more
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:44:05 +0000
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Cup Noodles, the dorm-room staple that cooks in three minutes, turns 45 this month. There's no better ...read more
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:14:07 +0000
The Mrs. Doubtfire star shares what Robin Williams was really like, why Hufflepuffs make great significant others, and how she ended up elbowing Jonathan Taylor Thomas in the crotch.
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:08:54 +0000As sales continue to drop at all three Amoeba Music locations, co-owner Marc Weinstein says the dispensary could be the reason the record emporiums stick around. In the jazz section of Amoeba Music in BerkeleyMarc Weinstein
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:00:14 +0000Sarah Klein, Maggie Gosselin and Jessica Prentice discuss the true meaning of eating "in season" -- and how to stay artfully in-the-know.The SoCal local foods wheel.The Local Foods Wheel creators in action.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:31:23 +0000Lenora Lee Dance's new, site specific work, 'The Eye of Compassion,' explores a 19th century brick building in the heart of Chinatown which sheltered thousands of Chinese women from prostitution and indentured servitude. (L to R) SanSan Kwan and Wei-Shan Lai dance from room to room in Leonora Lee's 'The Eye of Compassion' at Cameron House.The Lenora Lee dancers take to the upper deck court in her multimedia, immersive dance 'The Eye of Compassion' at the Cameron House.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:00:30 +0000Remembering the photographer, curator, activist and self-proclaimed "queer high femme charmer from the South" and her artistic accomplishments. Amanda "Arkansassy" Harris‘The Lady Ms. Vagina Jenkins’, 2015From the series 'Roots.'‘Kimmie,' 2015Amanda "Arkansassy" Harris
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:13:53 +0000
If you were among the 84 million viewers who tuned in Monday night to watch the surrealist 90-minute interruption-fest/Gender Politics 101 course that was the first presidential debate, chances are you found yourself cringing more than a handful of times. No matter your political orientation, it ...read more